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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)

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 […]

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 […]

Performing Arts

We are excited to bring you a Pennsic full of: Amazing, talented, new and returning performers – Actors, Musicians, Storytellers, and more A plethora of classes and events in Theater, Commedia, Foolery, Juggling, European Music, Choirs, Instrumental Ensembles, Storytelling, various Bardic forms, and so much more. The “Performing Arts Afternoon Series,” highlighting a different form […]

Pennsic University

  Greetings unto the scholars and students of the Known World! We of Pennsic University are looking forward to helping you learn. There are more than a thousand classes to choose from – peruse the class schedule and prepare to be amazed at the breadth and depth of the knowledge that can be found in […]

Pennsic Choirs

What is the Known World Choir? The Known World Choir (KWC) is a group of people from across the Kingdoms of the SCA who love to sing a cappella choral music from the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Singers gather, rehearse, and perform at major SCA wars like Lilies, Gulf wars, and Pennsic. The Known World […]

Middle Eastern Arts

Greetings to all present, Firstly, allow me to introduce myself. Please call me Mika. I’m honored to serve once again as your Middle Eastern Coordinator this year for our milestone 50th event. Some of you might recall the early days of Pennsic, while for others, this might be your first event! We’re all excited to […]

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