Event Information

Swamp Wars
(2022-11-11 - 2022-11-13 - Site opens at 5 PM & Closes at 12 PM)

The Barony of Marinus invites you to the first Swamp Wars, hosted at the Southampton Fairgrounds in Courtland, VA. Additional details for activities, classes, merchanting and feast can be found at our website: swamp-wars.yolasite.com

Website: http://swamp-wars.yolasite.com

FightingArmored, Rapier, Archery, Thrown Weapons, Rebated Steel, Authorizations
Arts & Sciences:Please see our website for list of A&S activities
Feast:Enjoy a Byzantine feast cooked by Mistress Finnech inghean Labhrainn.
Merchanting:Merchants welcome! Please contact the Event Steward.

Adult Member Registration$20.0015.00$0.00
Adult Non-Member Registration25.0015.00$0.00
Youth (-)$10.00$15.00$0.00
Child (0-)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Make Checks Payable To:SCA, Inc., Barony of Marinus
Registration Notes:Feast is ONLY available through pre-registration. Requests for refunds must be made prior to the first day of the event to the reservationist in writing. Online registration is available through SCARS: https://atlantia.sca.org/scars/ until one week before the event.
Site:Southampton Fair grounds 25374 New Market Rd, Courtland, VA 23837 Courtland, VA 23837
Site Restrictions:No pets. Service animals welcome. Ground fires are not allowed. No digging allowed on site. Fire pits must have extinguishers nearby and should never be left unattended. There will be no car access from Saturday at 10am until after court (around 6pm). Please plan accordingly. The site has limited handicap accessible parking near the main building - please see schedule to ensure entry and exit during car access times. Indoor restrooms are handicap accessible. Main grounds are hardpacked road and are subject to weather. Access to archery field could be limited, subject to weather.
Event Steward:Matthew of Norfolk (Matthew Howard), 115 Maple Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23503, Phone: (757) 650-2168, E-mail: mchoward64@gmail.com
Reservations: Rebecca Day (Margret Eyverska) E-mail: rebeccawday@gmail.com

From the North and South: Find your way to the King"s Highway, I-95 and head towards Emporia, Virginia. Head east on US 58 to State Road 671 (General Thomas Hwy) and had south. Turn right on State Road 688 (Rose Valley Rd) and follow to Southampton Fairgrounds. From the East: Make your route to US 58 and head west until State Road 671 and head south, follow rest of directions above to site.