From the Shire of Nant-y-Derwyddon
May 3-5, 2019
East Tennessee Distillery
220 Piney Flats Rd
Piney Flats, TN 37686
Lady Dancett Derpy
MKA Rhianon Mullholland
500 Rambling Rd. Kingsport, TN 37663
(423) 444-2795, call 10 AM – 10 PM.
Lady Elissa Dondain
MKA Michelle Horvath
315 Cook Hollow Rd., Bristol, TN 37620
Master Thomas Paumer
MKA Tom Saucer
1332 Old Jonesboro Rd.
Bristol, TN 37620
Under 17 years of age free.
Nonmembers pay a $5 nonmember fee.
To eat feast please add $10 per person who will be eating, babes in arms excepted.
Breakfast is included with site fee and there will be a fundraiser lunch available.
Make checks payable to: SCA-TN, Inc/Shire of Nant-Y-Derwyddon.
Site opens 5 PM EST Friday and closes at 11 AM EST Sunday.
From the West: Make your way to I-26 exit 19. Turn NE to follow 19W towards Bristol/Piney Flats. After about 6 mi., turn R onto Piney Flats Rd. Follow signs to site turn-off, 0.3 mi.
From the East: Make your way to I-81 exit 69. Turn South to follow 394 towards Bristol. After about 5 mi., turn R onto US-11E S/US-19 S toward Johnson City. After about 6 mi., turn L onto Piney Flats Rd. Follow signs to site turn-off, 0.3 mi.
There are 5 categories to compete in, individuals may compete in more than one category. Each category will have a first, second, and third place (unless there are 3 or fewer entries in which case there will only be a first and second place). First place will be awarded 3 points, second place 2 points, and third place 1 point. The team with the highest total number of points will be the overall winner. Each team should bring an item/gift as their entry fee – all items collected will be assembled in the “Booty-Box” and awarded to the overall winners.
Team members may fill more than one category on any single team, but you may not participate in two teams. Categories:
- Best Heraldic Team Introduction
- Heavy Combat Team of up to 5 fighters will compete in the ThistleDown Tournament (teams can include up to two combat archers, to count toward their team total of five fighters)
- Live Weapons Archery Shoot
- The rapier fight against the Giant
- Popular Vote Arts and Sciences Entry
Individual Events - Newcomers Tournament & Individual Tournament in both rapier and heavy. Heavy tournaments will include a shieldless tourney (standard double elimination with all single and two-handed weapons allowed, just no shields). Archery will be offering a newcomers shoot. Combat archery authorizations will also be available.
Feast Menu -
Tatooine Flat Bread
Smoked porg (whole chicken)
Alderaan Pottage (a barley and oats pottage)
Smoked Wookie (sorry, it might be a little Chewie)
Endor Root Veg (a slow-cooked root veg)
Aunt Beru and Uncle Owen's Famous Apple Oat dessert