We welcome the Knights of Windhaven to halls at Let’s Play 2017!
The Barony of Windhaven of the Kingdom of Northshield is sending knights and other emissaries to Let’s Play 2017. That’s right knights in shining armor will walk the halls and put on gallant displays of heroic swordsmanship in inner courtyard of the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel and Convention Center during Let’s Play 2017. You can meet these brave men and women, see the art and techniques they use to fight and cheer your favorite warrior to victory!
The Barony of Windhaven is part of the Kingdom of Northshield, part of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. In the real world, northeast Wisconsin, including Oshkosh, Appleton, New London, Green Bay, Shawano, and points north. Windhaven holds Winnebago,Calumet, Waupaca, Outagamie, Brown, Kewaunee, Door, Shawano, Menominee, Oconto, Marinette, Forest, and Florence counties in Wisconsin. Society members in these counties are automatically part of the Barony of Windhaven.
The Society for Creative Anachronism is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Our “Known World” consists of 19 kingdoms, with over 30,000 members residing in countries around the world. Members, dressed in clothing of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, attend events which feature tournaments, royal courts, feasts, dancing, various classes & workshops, and more.
There are many wonderful things to learn and do in creating the “Current Middle Ages” and we love to share our knowledge and are always learning more along the way. We encourage you to talk to one of the Barony emissaries on Saturday at Let’s Play to learn more about how they play.
Saturday Demonstrations of Knightly Battle Mastery in the Courtyard
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The emissaries will demonstrate their swordsmanship in live combat for all to watch and learn from. This is free to all Let’s Play attendees.