The Nine Worlds of Yggdrasil

Seawinds Defender & Bryn Gwlad Fall Baronial


Seawinds & Bryn Gwlad invite you to join them for a weekend of adventure. Earn your spot in Odin's Hall as a Seawinds Defender or as a Bryn Gwlad Baronial Champion, partake in classes, sit upon the mead bench for a great feast, revel late into the night with tales and songs of legends. Join us on our journey through the nine worlds and see what wonders they hold!

10/26/2018 - 10/28/2018
Nolte Island Park in Seguin, TX

Site Registration
$20 Adult Registration
$15 Adult Member Discount Registration
$7 Children ages 5 - 17
Free Youth 4 years and under
$10 adults / $5 children Feast Registration (Limited to 150 registrations)

Make checks payable to: SCA, Inc. Barony of Bryn Gwlad

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. They may also attend with a 21 year or older adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event Waiver Form from the parents.

Alcohol is allowed on site, but glass bottles/containers are prohibited.

Service Animals are welcomed and leashed pets are allowed.

Location

Nolte Island Recreation Area
2220 FM 466, Seguin, TX 78155

Make your best way to IH-10 to Sequin

  • Exit TX 123 and head south.
  • Go 2.5 miles and then turn left onto FM466/Eastwood.
  • In about 2 miles turn right at Nolte Island Rd/GBRA Access Rd and follow the road to the park.
  • Look for the SCA signs.
  • If you reach the dam on FM 466 you have gone too far.

Event Stewards

Ronan Fionn O'Dubain
(Robert Cuthbert)
Tel: 903-808-0541
robert.w.cuthbert@gmail.com

Vilhjalmr Thursasprenger
(William Willett)
Tel: 817-291-2545
william.c.willett@gmail.com

Caitriona inghean mhic Lochlainn
(Patty McLouth Randolf)
Tel: 361-730-5868
prand@swbell.net

If you have any questions or have Special needs, feel free to contact the Event Stewards

Schedule

  • Site and Gate Open

    Friday 9/30/2016 6:00 PM

  • Armor Inspection

    Friday 9/30/2016 6:30 - 7:00 PM

  • Torchlight Tourneys

    Friday 9/30/2016 7:00 - 9:00 PM

    During the evening there will be both chivalric two-handed and cut and thrust torchlight tourneys.

  • Gate Closes

    Friday 9/30/2016 11:00 PM

  • Gate Opens

    Saturday 10/1/2016 7:00 AM

  • Armor Inspection

    Saturday 10/1/2016 8:00 AM

  • Youth boffer

    Saturday 10/1/2016 8:00 - 9:00 AM

    Calling our youth warriors! Come to Bryn Gwlad's Fall Baronial, for as much fighting as you could wish. Before morning court, we will offer youth authorizations. During the day, we will have 3 separate combat rounds on the field for authorized youth boffer fighters, with marshaled pick-up fighting between the rounds (for both unauthorized and authorized fighters). The three rounds will consist of the following:

    Round 1: Pairing by age & ability. (No elimination)
    Round 2: Staged pairings. (Marshals' matches for a fun fight for everyone.)
    Round 3: Display round of best of the day.

  • Morning Court

    Saturday 10/1/2016 9:00 - 10:00 AM

  • Youth Activities

    Saturday 10/1/2016 10:00 - 12:00 PM

  • Sable Shield Tourneys

    Saturday 10/1/2016 10:00 - 12:00 PM

  • Classes

    Saturday 10/2/2016 10:00 - 12:00 AM

  • Lunch

    Saturday 10/1/2016 12:00 - 1:00 PM

  • Potluck Artisan Solar

    Saturday 10/1/2016 12:00 - 1:00 PM

    Meet and socialize with the local artisans of Bryn Gwlad. Please bring a light dish to share, utensils, and a chair to sit in.

  • Gate Closes

    Saturday 10/1/2016 1:00 PM

  • Token Tourneys

    Saturday 10/1/2016 1:00 - 5:00 PM

    There will be both chivalric and rapier tourneys held concurrently.

  • Equestrian Championship

    Saturday 10/1/2016 1:00 - 5:00 PM

  • Archery Championship

    Saturday 10/1/2016 1:00 - 5:00 PM

  • Classes

    Saturday 10/2/2016 1:00 - 3:00 PM

  • Pelican Circle

    Saturday 10/1/2016 4:00 - 5:00 PM

  • Feast

    Saturday 10/1/2016 6:00 - 7:30 PM

  • Evening Court

    Saturday 10/1/2016 7:30 - 9:00 PM

  • Ball

    Saturday 10/1/2016 9:00 PM

  • Coffee House

    Saturday 10/1/2016 9:00 PM

  • Chivalric and Rapier Finals

    Sunday 10/2/2016 9:00 - 11:00 AM

  • Archery Royal Rounds

    Sunday 10/2/2016 9:00 - 11:00 AM

  • Closing Court

    Sunday 10/2/2016 11:00 - 12:00 PM

  • Site Closes / Cleanup

    Sunday 10/2/2016 2:00 PM

Feast

A great feast for Vertnætr, the beginning of winter, will fill your bellies and raise your spirits!

  • First Course - Bread, butter, cheese, and pork stew with peas and brown ale.
  • Second Course - Roast beef, ember roasted turnips, and savory pottage of oats and greens.
  • Third Course - Mixed berries with whipped cream and short breads.

Reservations can be made here.

Seating limited to the first 125 reservations, payments will be taken at gate.

Classes

For all classes, it is recommended to bring your own chair if you wish to sit.

The Art of Riding Before a Prince, Part 1

8:00 - 10:00

Magical Grimoires in period

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Making Self Stuffed buttons

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Fabric Bias and Binding

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Weaving Demonstration

10:00 - 12 Noon, 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Blacksmithing Demonstration

10:00 - 12 Noon, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

Scribal Area

10:00 - 12 Noon, 1:00 - 5:00 PM

How do you even prize scroll?

11:00 - 12:00 Noon

Blackwork Handkerchief Project

11:00 - 12:00 Noon

Introduction to Tailoring

11:00 - 12:00 Noon

Reading and Modifying Commercial Patterns

11:00 - 12:00 Noon

Potluck Solar

12 Noon - 1:00 PM

Appliqué; from weird glue to field garb

1:00 - 2:00 PM

Basics of Highlighting and Shading

1:00 - 2:00 PM

German Brick Stitch for Beginners

1:00 - 2:00 PM

Reading and Modifying Commercial Patterns

1:00 - 2:00 PM

Dance Classes

1:00 - 5:00 PM

Warranting Class

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Making great lacing rings or button holes

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Magical Grimoires in Period

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Personal Lyst Heralrdy - Think "A Knight's Tale"

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Gate Class

2:30 - 3:30 PM

Iris Lemonade Social

3:00 - 5:00 PM

The Art of Riding Before a Prince, Part 2

3:00 - 5:00 PM