Three Saints and a Ruby

General Information:

Date & Location

May 16, 2015

The site opens at 9:00 am and closes at 11:00 pm.

National Guard OMS Facility (a.k.a. the Armory) at 5220 Haggerty Ln, Lafayette IN, 47905-9402

This is a DRY site with NO OPEN FLAME allowed.

Rivenstar will be happy to host you and your dogs in all our outdoor spaces, however dogs may not be inside the building. You are responsible for your dogs behavior and all excrement produced by your dog.


  • Members Site Fee: $5
  • Non Members Site Fee: $10
  • Kids 6-12 Site Fee: $2.50
  • Kids 5 and Under Site Fee: Free!
  • Family Cap: $20
  • Lunch Tavern: $4 (seconds allowed)
  • Lunch Tavern Family Cap: $15
  • Feast: $10
  • Merchants Fee: Free (bring own rain/sun shade as well as table and chairs)
  • Reservation Payments: Make Checks payable to SCA, Inc.-Barony of Rivenstar
  • Send Reservations To: Ann Nordmeyer, 4955 SR 26W, W Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Autocrat: Nerrisa Della Badessa, m.k.a. Leslie Dionne -
  • A & S Coordinator: Aurora Lucia Marinella - email:
  • Merchant Coordinator: Sigulf - email:
  • Rapier MIC: Malie MhicAoidh - email:
  • Armored MIC: Orentil - email:
  • Feast Coordinator: Marian Hryhorcova - email:
  • Facebook Event: Event

  • Activites

    • A & S Classes
    • Rapier Tourney
    • War Practice for Rapier
    • Armored Combat
    • Bakers Dozen Largess Derby
    • Youth Fencing: Warder Anton will hold activities during the adult morning tourney.
    • Heavy Combat: 2 man melee team tourney

    Class List

    • 10am Kumihimo for Beginners
    • Instructor: Breanna the Small
    • Kumihimo is a classic Japanese braiding technique which allows you to create useful and decorative cords and tapes from string or thread. We will be working on a basic 8 strand braid, perfect for learning the basics! Please feel free to bring embroidery floss in your preferred colors to work with. Class limited to 20 people, ages 4 and up. There will be a fee of $2 for a small supplies kit to take with you.
    • 11am Picking Your Persona or "Cosmopolitanís" Guide to Finding the Medieval YOU
    • Intsructor: Lady Fine ingen Chinaeda (Fiona)
    • Choosing your persona can be an intimidating process. How do you pick the person you want to become? After years of careful thought I've decided it comes down to two things, and I developed a series of simple questions can help you figure them out! Come take the "Cosmopolitan's" quiz to help guide you in picking a persona. Class is focused on newcomers, but anyone is welcome.
    • 2pm Dance Class - Prepare for the Feast!
    • Instructors: Nikolai Vasilei Stefanov and Arbella Howard
    • There will be dancing between some of the courses at feast. Want to dance? Danced before? Completely new to it? We'd love to have you! We'll be learning the two dances which will be danced during the feastóAmoroso and the Carolingian Pavane. If time permits we may also learn Heart's Ease, and the Candlestick Bransle. Come dance with us and be prepared to shine on the floor tonight!
    • 3:00 Dance Class - The Do-It-Yourself Dance Class
    • Instructors: Nikolai Vasilei Stefanov and Arbella Howard
    • This open format dance exchange is intended for dancers at all levels. If you want to dance, want to learn, want to teach other people your favorite dance, we'd love to have you! We'll be dancing some classics and some things you may not have seen before. Come and be prepared for any kind of social situation!

    Lunch Tavern

    • Ham
    • Cheese
    • Hot Dogs
    • Brats
    • PB&J
    • A lentil soup with veggies - no meat, no pasta, no dairy.
    • Raw apples, oranges, carrots, etc.
    • Pickles
    • Chips/Pretzles
    • Hard Boiled Eggs
    • Iced Tea
    • Lemonade


    The site is "National Gaurd Armory" at 5218 Haggerty Ln Lafayette, IN 47905. Take your best route to I-65 exit #168 just east of Lafayette, IN. Head west on IN-38 (towards Lafayette) past the SIA factory. Turn right onto Vetrans' Memorial Parkway. At the next four way stop turn right again and about a mile up the road on your left is the Armory.



    9:00 Rapier - List Set Up, Inspections, Authorizations (as time allows) Heavy Combat - List Set Up, Inspections, Authorizations (as time allows)
    10:00 Class - Beginner Kumihimo Rapier - Challenge Round Robin Tourney to 12pm. (Youth Fencing with Warder Anton) Heavy Combat - Tourney
    11:00 Class - Picking Your Persona
    12:00 Lunch Rapier - Break for lunch to 1pm. HL Gregory Bryant holds the field for his 20th anniversary of being authorized! Heavy Combat - Break for lunch to 1pm.
    1:00 Rapier - War Practice to 4pm. Heavy Combat - War Practice to 4pm.
    2:00 Class - Dance Class - Prepare for the Feast!
    3:00 Class - Dance Class - The Do-It-Yourself Dance Class

    Feast Information

    Merchant Information

    • The Costume Ladies
    • Medieval Medallions
    • Enkara of Dark Horse