The Shire of Swordcliff
is pleased to host:
The Midlands Regional A&S Faire
and the
Regional Thrown Weapons Championship at:


The good people of the Shire welcome you to a full day of competitions both peaceful and martial.

Saturday March, 26, 2011
Site opens at 9:00am and closes at 9:00 pm
Living Faith Baptist Church, 7575 West Outer Road, Sherman, IL 62684

Heavy Weapons : Inspections at 10:00am
All melees all the time, with Resurrections and the infamous Tavern Brawl
Light Weapons: Inspections also at 10:00 am, list opens after the Heavy List closes
Archery: Range opens at 10:00 am; check in at Archery Pavilion for details
Thrown Weapons Range and Tourney will be under the command of THL Gailen Alric Ross.

All A&S judges and participants must pre-register.
Please see Midrealm A&S Competition for more information as it becomes available.
The on-line site will go live on Feburary 26th.
  • 9 AM Check in begins
  • 10 AM Judges Meeting
  • 10:15 Entrants meet with judges to determine a time to return
  • 10:30 Judging begins
  • 1-2 Judges lunch and public viewing of entries
  • 4 PM Judging ends

Due to Site Rules there will be no merchants allowed.
***Site is Dry***
There will be room for games and assorted divertisments.
We are expecting a visit from the troupe of traveling gypsies.
Saturday March, 26, 2011
Site opens at 9:00 am
Site closes at 9:00 pm

Living Faith Baptist Church
7575 West Outer Road
Sherman, IL 62684

(photo and map below)
Feast at 6:00 (ish): Pickled mushrooms, Potted Cheese and Crusty Breads
Fast as a Fox Chicken, Sallet of Hearbes
Scotsman's Salmon, Carrots
Poachers Pie, Cabboge with apples

Feast $7.00 per person, by March 15, $9 at the door.
Lunch will also be available price TBD.

  • $8.00 per person over age 12
  • $4.00 ages 5 to 12
  • under age 5 free
  • Maximum combined site per family $20.00
  • $5 non member surcharge will apply in addition to adult fees
  • $7.00 per person, by March 15, $9 at the door
  • Lunch will also be available price TBD.

Checks payable to SCA-IL Shire of Swordcliff
Event Staff:
Autocrat: THL Guillane deVaux contact email
Feast co-Stewards:Mistress Genevieve de Vaucresson and Lady Rowena of the Rowanwood
Mail Reservations to:
Gari Hurst
1605 E. Converse, Springfield, Il 62702
RSVP to this event, and see who else is coming on

Directions to the site:
Take best route to I-55 exit 105. You can see the church's steeple from the off ramp. At the bottom of the ramp turn left (north). Proceed less than 1/2 mile and turn left again at Sudduth Road where you see the sign for the church. Cross over the I-55 bridge and come to the intersection of Sudduth and West Outer Road. The church is at the northwest corner of the intersection. Please note Googlemaps are off a little bit.

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Ramada Inn at exit 100 (Sangamon Avenue) off of I-55. A room with 2 queen beds is $74.00 + tax (maximum of five adults in a room). All rooms have frig and microwave. Please call the hotel directly at 217-523-4000 and ask for the SCAA block.

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