The Pennsic War

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Pennsic 51

July 26 - August 11, 2024
Mayor: Baron Estgar æt Hrofeceastre (OL, OP, KSCA)

The Pennsic War

The official website of the Pennsic Wars
Pennsic 51
July 26 - August 11, 2024
Mayor: Baron Estgar æt Hrofeceastre (OL, OP, KSCA)

Youth Armored Combat Schedule

On Sunday, August 6, we’re holding a class for marshals-in-training — if you’re a youth combat marshal, or would like to join our ranks and build the Known World’s youth combat program for the next generation, join us! All youth armored combat activity takes place on our list field, located between the main gate and the […]

Youth Combat

All youths ages 6–17 are invited to join us on the battlefield for the Pennsic Youth Combat Program. The basis for the Pennsic 49 Youth Combat rules is the Society Youth Combat Handbook issued in July 2017. Youth Combat Age Divisions Division 1: ages 6–9 Division 2: ages 10–13 Division 3: ages 14–17 Youths who have been […]

Thrown Weapons

So that all throwers from all kingdoms can participate, we will be using the Society Thrown Weapon Rules rather than rules of the Middle, East, or Æthelmearc. In addition, please note these items for Pennsic War 50: All throwers must have footwear that covers the soles of their feet, although closed-toe footwear is recommended. The minimum age […]

Siege Combat

Official siege activity at Pennsic 50 will be limited to the Main Battlefield. In case of disputes, the Pennsic 50 Marshal-in-Charge will make the final call. Marshals All Siege Marshals must wear eye protection, such as protective shatterproof eye-wear or a helm. Siege marshals should wear a standard black marshal’s tabard and carry a marshal’s […]

Rapier Combat

The Rapier Lists and Tent are located at the south end of the battlefield.
Standard office hours for the Rapier Tent will be 9 AM to 5 PM.
Various tournaments may start before or end after those hours, but marshal coverage for those events is the responsibility of the hosts. No activity is to take place without a marshal present and monitoring activity.

Combat Archery

Play safe and fair. We have a specialized weapons form that requires specialized skills, understanding and accommodations. Help clear the field after battle – many hands make light work. Thank the marshals, both CA and otherwise. They give freely of their time so YOU can play. Lastly, consider becoming a CA Marshal-in-Training. You can find […]


Greetings unto the Known World from the Pennsic Target Archery Staff, and welcome back to Pennsic Archery. I am Master Juan Miguel Cezar, Kingdom Archery Marshal for Æthelmearc. Together with our colleagues from the East Kingdom, Atlantia, and Midrealm we are going to make sure that archery at Pennsic is both safe and fun! We […]

Battlefield Schedule

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Battle Field Use

Pavilions/Tents on the Battlefield Registration for setting up tents around the battlefield closed on July 1. If you need to inquire about setting up a tent, please visit the Battlefield Inspection Tent during Pennsic and ask for Baron Brisi Thorsgrimsson (Battlefield Pavilion Coordinator and Battlefield Coordinator). All pavilions on the battlefield must be labelled with […]

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