Briaroak Birl


Event Steward: Rose Scarlett Graham

Hosted By Device of Briaroak
The Shire of Briaroak (Roseburg, Douglas County, OR )

Event Summary:

Date: February 2 , 2019
Site opens at: 9:00 AM on February 2th 2019
Site closes at: 9:00 PM on

Event site:
Umpqua Community Center
806 Hubbard Creek Rd Umpqua, OR 97486

Click here for more information about this location such as site amenities, rules, and restrictions.

Welcome to a day of feasting, fighting and merriment!

Our lovely covered space will be host to three tournaments, and our indoor spaces will be open to multiple activities. We have rooms for dancing, gaming and projects. Tables and chairs will be plentiful, so feel free to bring your project.

Competitions and Combat:

At 10am we will have a Rapier tournament to choose Briaroak’s next Rapier Defender, format to be announced.

At noon we will have a Cut and Thrust tournament

At 2pm the Carlos Memorial tournament will test our heavy combatants

During the day will be a half-dozen largesse competition. To participate, please make 6 of the same items. The winner to be decided by populous vote. Items are then given to Their Highnesses to use as largesse.

To compete for the Bardic Championship, please prepare two performances for the contest and a third piece for the finals.

Details for the A&S Championship to come.

Classes (more to come!  Please check back for updates. If anyone would like to teach a class, please let us know! We are also looking for a dance instructor!):

Demo 101 by Brandubh MacCairbre – how to put together a successful demo. The do’s and don’ts of demo making.

Food and drink:

A dayboard of food will be available during the day, along with coffee, tea and cider.

At 4pm the feast will begin, if possible, please let us know if you will be joining us for the feast, the fee is included in your site fee. The site is discreetly wet. Feast Menu will be posted, please check back for updates.

There will be a silent auction, donations are appreciated. Funds go to the Summits general fund.

Site info:

Site fees: Adults $20 (less $5 for members), under 17 free. Make checks payable to SCA, Inc.—Shire of Briaroak (we are unable to accept credit cards)

Site opens at 9am and closes at 9pm Saturday

Location: Umpqua Community Center, 806 Hubbard Creek Rd Umpqua, OR 97486.

Please note: there will be a specific smoking area, please only smoke/vape in that area.

The only animals permitted on site are service animals. No animals in the kitchen, please. Be sure to clean up after your pet.

Directions: Make your best way to Sutherlin, Oregon (Exit 136). Turn LEFT at the light on to Central Ave. Veer LEFT at “Y” on to Fort McKay Rd. Follow for appx. 6.5 miles, past winery. Site is the only large building on the LEFT. Look for signs.

Event steward: Mistress Rose Scarlett Graham,

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This event includes the following activities and/or services:
Heavy Fighting Activities
Rapier and/or Cut & Thrust Activities
Bardic Activities
Arts & Sciences Activities

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Site Fees

Fee Type Cost*
Adult 20
17 and under free
*SCA Members will receive a $5 member discount off the cost listed above.

This page was last updated: November 28, 2018