The Pennsic War

The official website of the Pennsic War

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)

Volunteer

From set-up to clerical tasks, there’s a role for everyone. Learn the inner workings of a large-scale event while contributing to our vibrant community. Your time makes all the difference.

Newcomers Activities

Welcome! I hope you all are as excited about Pennsic 51 as I am! Pennsic is the largest event in the SCA,with a lot of different sights, sounds, and activities. For someone new it can be a bitoverwhelming and can certainly raise a lot of questions! That’s why we have several options tohelp you get […]

Period Games

Visit the Period Games Tent to learn and play a large variety of board, card, and dice games. We will be open TBA, through TBA. The tent opens daily at 10:00 am and the first class starts at 11:00 am. Games and classes continue throughout the day, with the tent closing at either 5 pm or 8:00 pm, check 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 […]

Royalty Liason

Royalty who need assistance with their Pennsic experience should contact the Royalty Liaison. She can help you with items such as: Scheduling specialty tournaments, courts, and social engagements. Having kingdom activities listed in the on-site Pennsic book and on the Pennsic website. Arranging for battlefield tents/structures. Questions about camping, Land Grab, protocol, ceremonies, etc. Registering/camping […]

Herald’s Point

Heralds’ Point is located at the intersection of the Low Road with the Great Eastern Highway, next to the playground/Family Point. Come to Heralds’ Point to get help with your SCA name and armory! Our heralds will work with you to choose a name that fits your persona’s culture, geographical location, and time period. You can then […]

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 […]

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