Kingdom of Artemisia XX Celebration

Event Information: 

Download - 20 Year Gate Book

IMPORTANT: Site Tokens & Wrist Bands

  • Preregistration and Full weekend/Campers will receive a commemorative Site token.
  • Day Trippers and Youth will wear color coded wristbands
  • Anyone not wearing their site token or correct wrist band will be escorted off site!

About 20 Year Celebration

Please join Their Majesties Floki & Gwenevere, Their Highnesses and Their Excellencies as we celebrate Twenty years of the Kingdom of Artemisia. This auspicious occasion promises a plethora of activities for the delight of all including melees and tourneys for rapier and armored combat; youth activities; a variety of archery shoots; thrown weapons; arts and sciences activities; a Pas d’arms featuring past and present Royalty of Artemisia and more!

If you are interested in being part of the event team or sponsoring, hosting, coordinating any activities please contact the Event Stewards; Azir de Lucera & Asgeirr Rekke I Dane Volunteers will be needed (and greatly appreciated!!) in all areas of event administration.

To Commemorate this auspicious occasion and support our glorious Kingdom there will be a fundraiser – Commemorative T-Shirts – preorders will be available; plan ahead – Paid pre-orders are the only way to guarantee your shirt & size plus you can pick them up when you arrive. Only very limited quantities & sizes will be available on site and will require cash. Please watch the website http://baronyofgryphonslair.org/20year for more information as it becomes available.

The site is Weber County’s Historic Fort Buenaventura Park, 2450 “A” Street in Ogden, Utah. Ample Camping, limited shade, nice RV spaces (must be preregistered), water available, limited permanent privies along with porta privies. There are Hotels and other amenities are nearby. The site is Decidedly Damp (period containers, please) No container larger than 32oz (site rule). All laws regarding consumption of alcohol apply. No illegal drug use. Pets are welcome; they must be properly leashed and must be cleaned up after quickly. Fires in fire pots and off the ground to avoid damage to vegetation and must not be left unattended. (Pending any Fire Restrictions in force at the time) Merchants are welcome; please see below for more information.

There will be a “enchanted ground” section of Camp; where those who have period encampments will have the opportunity to be part of (prime land) – preregistration required to ensure space. This will create a fantastic visual impression and show the glories of Artemisia!

The site opens on Friday, June 30th, at 10AM, and closes on Tuesday, July 4th at 10AM.

Schedule of Events

20 Year T-Shirt Fundraiser -

To Commemorate this auspicious occasion and support our glorious Kingdom there will be a fundraiser – Commemorative T-Shirts



  • Pre-Ordering has ended.
  • Very Limited sizes & quantities will be available on site CASH ONLY

Land Allocation Webform

Art and Science Competitions

Long has Artemisia been known as a Kingdom rich in the Arts and Sciences. Boundless and priceless the talents of her artisans. Now, for her Twentieth year, we would display the works which are the Art of Artemisia.

Those planning to enter either competition must contact Lord Aonghus by Friday, June 16th to confirm. aonghus@badwolfsca.com.

Twenty Year Arts and Sciences Champion

Five items in Three grand categories with documentation. A special focus on historical authenticity wherever possible - tools, methods and materials. Winner will be declared The Artemisian Twenty Year Arts and Sciences Champion.

Champion of Champions

Enter a piece with which you have previously won an Arts and Sciences competition at any level. Include documentation and information on which competition it won. Also, separately add any additional documentation / changes to improve the item / Information you have learned since. Winner will be declared The Artemisian Arts and Sciences Champion of Champions.

Classes

We are lucky to have talented teachers with boundless enthusiasm. Three classes have been submitted already, but we would like many more. Sincere attempts will be made to schedule the classes at a time that works for both teachers and potential students so that you do not have to miss out on everything else you'd like to do. It is the sincere desire of their Majesties and the Event Stewards that, as much as possible, Twenty Year be an Enchanted Ground. To support this we ask that our Artisans consider this when submitting classes. Classes should be submitted to Lord Aonghus via email: aonghus@badwolfsca.comPlease find a class submission form and an example on the Artemisia XX website. http://baronyofgryphonslair.org/20year

Display

Our Kingdom has a beautiful history and we would like to display pieces of that history so that the populace can learn more about our Great Kingdom.If you have a piece of Artemisian history which you would be willing to have put on display for one day, we would greatly appreciate it. Early banners or coronets, awards or armour and weapons, photographs and regalia. All are welcome and wanted. Please email Lord Aonghus to confirm any items you are willing to bring. aonghus@badwolfsca.com.

Laurel's tea and Salon

A gathering for Laurels, Apprentices, Students and Artisans to converse, work on projects and discuss the Arts and Sciences. Light refreshments and entertainment.

Do you have have what it takes to teach, judge or assist?

If you are willing to teach, judge or assist in any way, please contact Lord Aonghus aonghus@badwolfsca.com as soon as possible so that we can begin to plan for a truly impressive event aonghus@badwolfsca.com

Class Forms

Directions

Directions: From the South: Take your best route to I-15 and head to Ogden. Exit at 24th Street, exit # 342. Turn right at the light at the base of the off ramp. The road will curve to the right until you are facing east. Proceed almost a mile. Turn right onto A Avenue. After about a block, turn left on to W Capitol St., it looks like somebody’s driveway, but it isn’t. The road will dip down and curve around, you will pass the Miles Goodyear Field on the left, proceed all the way to the parking lot and the pond. There will be signs. There are signs for Fort Buenaventura

From the North: Take your best route to I-15 and head to Ogden. Exit at 21st Street, exit # 343. Turn right at the light at the bottom of the off ramp, you should be facing west on 2100 S. Proceed about .6 miles to 1900 W (a light). Turn Left onto 1900, heading south, and proceed .6 miles to 2550 S (a light) Turn Left on to 2550 S., proceed about 1.1 miles to Pennsylvania Ave (light) Turn left onto Pennsylvania Ave, proceed about .4 mile where the road will curve to the right and become 24th street heading east, about .6 miles turn right onto A Avenue. After about a block, turn left on to W Capitol St., it looks like somebody’s driveway, but it isn’t. The road will dip down and curve around; you will pass the Miles Goodyear Field on the left. Proceed all the way to the parking lot and the pond. There will be signs.

How do I volunteer for 20 year?

If you are interested in being part of the event team or sponsoring, hosting, coordinating any activities please contact the Event Stewards: Maestro Azir de Lucera Ron Lucero or HE Asgeirr Rekke I Dane John Crowell Volunteers will be needed in all areas of event administration. There will be a volunteer raffle.

Event Autocrats

Site Fees: 
ONLY CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE GATE!
Full Event - Weekend &/or Camping
Full Event - Adults with MEMBER discount Preregistered $45.00
Full Event - Adults with MEMBER discount at Gate $55.00
Full Event - Adults Preregistered: $50.00
Full Event - Adults at Gate: $60.00
Single Day - Trip Fees (Per Day)
Single Day - Adult with MEMBER discount $20.00
Single Day - Adult $25.00
*Minors attending with parent or guardian are guests of the Kingdom*
Date & Time: 
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 14:00 to Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 12:00
Site Rules: 

IMPORTANT: Site Tokens & Wrist Bands

Plan accordingly this event will be Cash Only at the Door/Gate
The site is Decidedly Damp (period containers, please) No container larger than 32oz. All laws regarding consumption of alcohol apply. No illegal drug use.

Pets are welcome; they must be properly leashed and must be cleaned up after quickly.

Fires in fire pots and off the ground to avoid damage to vegetation and must not be left unattended. (Pending any Fire Restrictions in force at the time)

Merchants are welcome; please see website for more information.

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