Greetings unto the good people of An Tir!
The Barony of Aquaterra invites you to attend Boars Hunt! Come join
us June 9-11 in the beautiful wooded setting of Granite Falls
Masonic Park for one of our longest-running
This year we present our traditional
heavy fighter events of “Hunters” and
“Hounds” stalking their ever-wary prey. Activity
highlights include: Archery with a moving target; Iron Needle
competition; Tavern Night; Bardic Competition; Hunting Hounds and
Falconry Demos; Torchlight Tournaments; and so much
Site Walk for Children & Newcomers with Their Excellencies
Master of the Jack - Youth Bochee competition at the North Field
starts AFTER Site Walk
Cooking Competition meets at the Merchant Village Firepit
YAFA Classes begin
Archery & Thrown Weapons competitions begin
Iron Needle Competition open for pick-up of materials at the
Iron Scribe Competition opens for drop-off at the Peterson
Arts & Sciences "Hunt of the Boar" Contest opens for drop-off
Table Games open for All
After Armor Inspection
Heavy Combat Scenarios begin at the Main Woods
Rapier Scenarios begin at the Back Woods
Faux Horse Equestrian Games begin at the Field Road (near YAFA)
Circle begins at the Merchant Village Firepit
& Combat Archery Scenarios in the Main Woods
Aquaterra Spinners & Weavers Guild meets at Peterson
Children's Ears n' Tails Workshop starts at Youth & Family
Pick-up of materials for Iron Needle Closes
Youth Armored Combat Scenarios begin in the Back Woods
3:00pm Master of
the Jack - Adult Bochee competition at the North Field starts
Iron Scribe Competition closes to entries
A&S Contest closes to entries
for Iron Needle, Iron Scribe, and A&S contest in Peterson
Children's Parade for Court meets at RV Grotto
Activities wrap-up & close in preparation for Court
After Court Tavern
Gate closes for All
Merchant Village closes (merchants may stay open at their own
Doggy Dagger Tourney by Torchlight
No Gate available today
9:30am Merchant Village
Children's Surprise (announced at Evening Court)
Medieval Games open for All
3:00pm Site Closes
Come join us in the woods! Why?......BACON!!
A couple different scenarios planned. Our baronial champion,
Don Dyrke, is going to be the boar armed with two daggers. A
hunter and 2 dogs will be hunting the boar. Each person will
get a chance to be the hunter and a dog. Hunters are armed
with a rapier and dogs are armed with a dagger. Followed by
an escort tourney to see if the hunter and dogs can safely get the
boar home for dinner or lose it to hungry brigands! Lastly a
round robin tourney. 4 types of BACON from Silvana
Meats available to win! Why? Cuz it's boars hunt and
Arts & Sciences
The Barony of Aquaterra will be having 2
A&S Contests at Boars Hunt this year, which will both be held
on Saturday, June 10th. The Iron Needle contest will be held onsite
and the other is a one-item A&S entry. Details are as
Contest 1 will be an Iron Needle Contest.
(After court until 3pm)
Contestants need to stop the Peterson
Building and see Lady Cassandra de Kyncade after morning court for
supplies and instruction.
Use the items (or pieces of) that you
will receive. Full details will be supplied upon
Please bring: scissors, needles, thread,
tape measure, pins, and any other sewing implements you may
Finished piece is due in the Peterson
Bldg on Saturday by 3pm so the judging can take place before
evening court where the winner will be announced. Be sure to mark
your entries with your name.
Entries can be picked up in the Peterson
Bldg after Saturday evening court
There will be a prize for the winner. If
you are unable to attend court, please designate someone to
represent you in court.
Contest 2 will be for 1 A&S Item. (After court until
This is a themed contest of which the
theme is “The Hunt of the Boar”.
This is a 1-item entry and should be
related to hunting of the boar or used in hunting of the
Full documentation is not required -
HOWEVER, this item must be documented on how it would be used or
related to the hunt of the boar.
Contestants need to stop by the Peterson
Building and see Lady Emma Compton after morning court, or drop off
entries with documentation.
All entrants need to tag their items as
well as put the name on the documentation. If an entry is missing
documentation, it will not be judged.
There will be 2 winners for this
competition. 1 for Adult (15 and older), and 1 for Youth (14 and
Judging begins at 3pm and no more entries
will be accepted as time is needed for judging, and scrolls to be
Compete to become "Master of the Jack!" The youth bocce ball
tournament will be held on after the Site Walk and the adult at 3pm
at the games pavilion. Tournament rules will be explained at
the start of each tournament.
There will be ongoing games at the games pavilion starting after
court and continuing all day until evening/afternoon court on both
Saturday and Sunday.
Friday 3:00PM (merchant set-up begins at noon) until Midnight
Saturday 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Sunday Site Closes at 3PM
SITE: Masonic Park
Campground - 24310 Mt Loop Hwy Granite Falls, WA
DIRECTIONS: From I-5,
take US-2 (East toward Wenatchee). Take WA-204 to Lake Stevens.
Turn left (North) onto WA-9. Turn right onto WA-92 (East toward
Granite Falls). WA-92 ends in a T-intersection in Granite Falls --
turn left onto Mountain Loop Hwy. Follow 4.5 miles to site
entrance, on your left. Watch for SCA signs.
SITE INFO: All SCA and
modern laws apply. The site is discreetly wet (period containers
only please). Pets must be licensed, and leashed at all times. No
brazier ashes in the garbage cans. Please do not leave trash in the
fire pits. All trash/recycling must be packed
Ages 18+: $25* (weekend) or $15*(day)
Ages 0-17: FREE!
*$5 Member Discount for SCA members age 18+ (Must
have proof of membership)
Make checks payable to: SCA Inc.-Barony of
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.