Lions Gate Trials

Come join us for Lions Gate’s Trials. Watch as the applicants test in the various fields of knowledge necessary to prove their excellence.
Join us on the war field and be part of the tests.

This event will also be the host to the Baronial Cut & Thrust Championship, as well as the Baronial Combat Archery Championship!

Event Fee:
Adult non-member $25
Member $20
Under 18 free.

Cheques payable to Barony of Lions Gate



3 pm Site opens

Evening: Applicants and orders meet & greet



8 am Gate opens

9 am Opening court

9:30/10 am / right after court Armour inspections Heavy

10 am Archery and Thrown Weapons ranges open

Following: War scenarios Heavy

Following: 1-1 fights Heavy

12 pm Combat Archery Championship

Class 1-3 pm “Heat Safety for SCA events” presented by Einarr Karlson

1 pm War Scenarios Rapier

Following: 1-1 fights Rapier

2:30 pm Armour inspection and warm up for Cut and Thrust Championship

3 pm Cut and Thrust Championship

Class 3-4pm “Heralds Speak Confusingly”, I can Help presented by Elsbeth Farre

6 pm Dance

8:30 pm Bardic



9 am Archery and Thrown Weapons ranges open

10 am Public Populace discussion circle

11 am Private order discussion circles

11 am Forester Walk Through on the archery range

1:30 pm Closing court

3 pm Site closes



This event is held and managed by the Barony of Lions Gate, a branch of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is considered the official channel of this group here. Questions regarding its content should be directed to or to

People interacting with the event must adhere to the SCA Core value, behave with courtesy, honor, chivalry and respect, even in times of inevitable differences of opinion, and comply with SCA policy and modern law. The SCA prohibits harassment and bullying of all individuals and groups. Hate speech is not tolerated in the Society. Hate speech is speech or symbols that offend, threaten, or insult individuals or groups, based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or other traits.

Although the SCA complies with all applicable laws to ensure the health and safety of our event participants, we cannot eliminate the risk of exposure to infectious diseases during in-person events. By participating in the in-person events of the SCA, you acknowledge and accept the potential risks. You agree to take any additional steps to protect your own health and safety and those under your control as you believe to be necessary.

The event is finished.


Aug 19 - 21 2022


3:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Aug 19 - 21 2022
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm


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