Date: August 1 , 2008 until August, 3 2008
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on August 1th 2008
Site closes at: 12:00 AM on August 3th 2008
Horning’s Hide Out
21277 NW Brunswick Canyon Rd.
North Pains, OR 97133
Click here for more information about this location such as site amenities, rules, and restrictions.
The Summer Tourney
Season Is Upon Us!
Let it be known to all gentles of these lands that the fair
Dragon’s Mist will hold its Defenders Tournament August
will be choosing our new Heavily Armored, Rapier, Archery,
and Arts &
Friday August 1 through Sunday
Site opens Friday at 10am for set-up and merchants and at
Shire Moot will be held see Schedule for time
Everyone must be off-site by 5pm.
Arts & Science
Dragon’S Mist Jr. A&S competition
Ages 8 and
1. They will show (in picture form) or tell what they
like about coming to an SCA event.
2. They will show (in a Picture) or tell about
piece of clothing that they would have worn if they had lived
in the era that they pretend to live in at an SCA event.
Ages 9 to
1. This age group will show, in any media such as
pictures, storytelling, etc., what it would be like to be a
teenager in the times that their persona would have lived.
example. What type of chores they would be doing if
they lived in the 13th centruy? What would you wear as
clothing back in the 11th century?
2. They will show any crafts or gifts such as music,
wood working, anything they think that is of special ability.
Dragon in any Medium:
This contest will take
place Saturday, with the winner(s) announced Saturday evening
at Shire Moot. We will be accepting ballots for Populace’
Choice and Judge’s Choice.
Your dragon can be in literally ANY medium; for those
deciding the contest, it’s frequently like comparing kumquats
to fir trees to wolverines. We’ve seen everything from
archery targets to sculpture to kites to food to…you name
it! Be creative and have fun with the theme! 😀
No documentation required, but if you feel your entry needs
explanation, by all means include it. If you have any
questions, please e-mail Mistress Arlys at
The bardic will run again this year we are looking for the
best story, song, or performance of the night. If you
dont perform thats ok to come and let your voice be heard by
letting us know what you think of the nights
performance. We can’t wait to hear from you.
10:00am Site Opens for Set-Up and Merchants
2:00pm Site Opens for Populace
7:00pm-9:00pm Stone Soup/Potluck and Shire Social
9:00am Armor Inspection/List opens
10:00am-12:00pm Heavy Tourney
10:30am – 1:00pm Youth Archery
11:00am – 1:00pm Youth Arts & Science
1:00pm-2:00pm Rapier Inspection
2:00pm-4:00pm Rapier Tourney
3:00pm-5:00pm Adult Archery
3:15pm-6:00pm Adult Arts & Science and “Dragons In Any
6:00pm-7:00pm Dinner Break
7:00pm-9:00pm Shire Moot with Dinner (bring your own)
Memorial Wake for HL Ciaran Cluana Ferta with Musica
Dusk Fire & Steel Performance at the Amphitheater
After Fire Show Resume Memorial Wake for Ciaran at
9:00am Heavy Inspection
10:00am Heavy Melee Scenarios
10:30am-3:00pm Arts & Science and Junior A&S
Displays: Come and show off your talent (there will be
attendants to keep an eye on your belongings)
11:00am Fire & Steel Day Performance
12:00pm Open Archery with Marshall
5:00pm We Must Be Offsite – Thank You!
Full information on the A&S Defender’s is up on the
www.dragonsmist. org If you are planning on entering the
Competion (hint, hint, subtle hint!), please contact the
coordinator, Mistress Arlys o Gordon, at <Cley@juno.com> so we
provide you with display space and knowledgable judges.
weekend $15 per adult
$6 per child (6 years old and up)
$40 family cap (4+ family members)
$10 per adult
$4 per child (6 years old and up)
$28 family cap (4+ family members)
Free for children under 5 years old
$3 additional non-member charge where applicable
Drinking water is available on-site
you water must be transported
This site is discreetly wet
Pets: As per An Tirian custom, pets must be
on a leash at all times
Please bring your own day shades, chairs and tables as there
No electricity or RV hookups.
No open fires or open candles; enclosed candles and propane
okay due to fire hazard conditions.
Please note: cell phone reception is poor at this site.
They have Peacocks! Peacocks can be noisy at night and early
morning. Bring earplugs if this will be a problem for
Friday Night Stone Soup (1 meat; 1
Please bring ingredient(s) to share with 8-10 people
A through I = Vegetables;
J through Q = Meat, Vegetarian Protein (bean, grain,
R through Z = Dessert, Breads/Cheeses, Fruit.
You are most welcome to bring your favorite dish, regardless
last name! Please precook your soup ingredients to hasten
Merchant Fee: Donation to prize cache (in addition to
fee) Contact Info: Lady Meadhbha inghean Bhrain
Current vendors are Thistilarium, Golde Lemon,
Wilkins Works and a photographer
specializing in period-style portraiture.
Calling all Merchants: Come and
support your local Branch or help support the Dragon’s
Mist Defenders Tourney. There is plenty of space and
time for you to setup and tear down. You have a
front row seat to many of the activities and to the
We would like to have more merchant at our
event. Please contact us in regards to attending.
Gate, Set-Up/Clean- Up, firewatch, waterbearing, etc.
You name it, we’ll put you to work. But you also need to have
so please limit volunteering to a few hours and we’ll all
have a great
Tables and Canapys:
If you have extra
tables or canapys, please bring them for A&S
displays. We’re hoping not to rent tables if we can avoid
Questions, please contact our Autocrat:
(Please no calls after