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Siege the day
June 22 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Hosted By: Barony of St. Swithin’s Bog
**The site is outdoors and wheelchair accessibility is limited due to outdoor terrain. All fire must be contained and off the ground.**
Prepare to Siege the Day on June 22, 2019 with the Barony of St. Swithin’s Bog! Come with your engines for a day of comradery and raining heck from above! You may also learn to run one of these weapons and get authorized in Siege.
Thrown weapons and archery ranges will be open and sure to challenge. Heavy and Rapier, we have the marshals and the space so come enjoy the day with friends and maybe make some new ones.
The site is a privately owned property located at 196 Concord Drive, Somerset, PA 15501 and event starts at 9 am and ends at 7 pm on June 22, 2019.
The site will be open Friday June 21, 2019 at 4 pm and closes Sunday June 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm for those needing to haul in their siege engines or camp. Primitive camping is available for those wishing to stay on site before and after the event. The site has running water and electricity in the kitchen pavilion. The site is wet. All fires must be contained and off the ground.
Adult Registration for the event will be $15.00. Adult Member Discount Event Registration will be $10.00. Event registration for minors age 12 years up to and including 17 years will be $5. Children under 12 years of age are free. The Barony will supply a roasted pig and breads for afternoon noshing for all in attendance. Attendees are encouraged, but not required, to bring a dish to share.
The autocrat for the event is Lord Isteri (Duane Lohr) at 196 Concord Drive, Somerset, PA 15501, 814-443-9711, or firstname.lastname@example.org. All site, direction and siege inquires may be addressed to Lord Isteri. The co-autocrat for the event is Mistress AElfra Long, 1284 Killiwhat Street, Johnstown, PA 15902, Aelfra3@gmail.com, or (814)244-9124. Any food or non-siege related questions may be addressed to Mistress AElfra.
Our Reservations Clerk is Lord Battista di Lupo Speranza (Paul Tedeski) at 499 Southmont Blvd, Johnstown, PA 15905. Checks should be made payable to SCA-PA Inc.-St. Swithin’s Bog.
Take your best route to Somerset Pa via US 219 or the PA turnpike.
From 219: Take the Somerset exit onto PA-281 S (from the north turn right, from the south turn left.) Drive 1.7 miles… Turn left onto N Pleasant Ave. Drive 0.3 miles… Turn right onto E Main St. Drive 0.9 miles… This is a one way street and will split; stay in left lane turn left onto Harrison Ave. Drive 0.1 miles… Get into right lane for 1 block, turn right (at Laurel Arts building) onto PA-281S. Drive 2.7 miles… Turn Left onto Concord Drive (which will be on your left.) –Watch for SCA signs DO NOT TAKE POVERTY HOLLOW ROAD!!!– Concord Drive is another 10th of a mile on the left.
From PA Turnpike take the Somerset Exit 110: Go straight through the toll booth, go to second light, then turn right on S Center Ave. Go three lights to main square and turn right onto RT 31W/281 (SW Main Street.) This is a one way street and will split– stay in left lane turn left onto Harrison Ave. Drive 0.1 miles… Get into right lane for 1 block, turn right (at Laurel Arts building) onto PA-281S. Drive 2.7 miles… Turn left onto Concord Drive (which will be on your left.) –Watch for SCA signs and DO NOT TAKE POVERTY HOLLOW ROAD!!!– Concord Drive is another 10th of a mile on the left.