Jour d’Amour 2019


Saturday, February 2, 2019

1 Max Lockwood Dr., Statesboro, GA 30458

Come join the Shire of Drakenmere for Jour d’ Amour – Love on the High Seas, a one-day event (9 am – 9 pm) which will feature: Classes, Armored & Rapier Combat, Children’s Activities, a Seafaring-inspired Feast, Games, and a Revel.  Come join us for a day focused on Exploration on the High Seas.

Activities will include:
  • The return of the Ladies’ Gallery Tourney for both armored and rapier combat. The Ladies will decide your fate…compete for the hearts of the Ladies…prizes for the chosen armored & rapier fighter.
  • There will also be a FULL day of Children’s Activities &  classes are planned throughout the day.
  • a fund-raiser lunch is also planned featuring taco boats!
  • A feast will include fare from 3 different seafaring cultures…and while feasting, there will be games on board.
  • After the Feast, we will have a revel with dancing and LIVE music performed by the Shire’s own Electric Normans.
  • Additional fighting scenarios will be held during the day along with opportunities for pickups. Fundraiser lunch will be provided by the Salty Alliance. Please come and support our Pirate Friends!!

Registration*:     Adult with Feast = $20                  Adult with No Feast = $12

Child Ages 0-17 = FREE                Child Feast Ages 12-17 = $4

*Nonmember surcharge, $5 – Those individuals not providing proof-of-membership will pay the society nonmember surcharge.  Family pricing, per Kingdom Law – “No family shall pay a site fee higher than 3 adult member prices for admission to an event as long as the children are 15 years of age or younger and they are all members. This does not include feast spaces for more than those covered by the 3 paid adult member prices.

Autocrat:  THL Brian mac Griogair mhic Eoin (Brian Greer), Phone: 912-489-6228 email:

Reservations:  Make checks payable to SCA, Inc. Shire of Drakenmere.   Contact:  THL Brian mac Griogair (Brian Greer) at 912-489-6228.  Address: 208 South Mulberry St. Statesboro, GA 30458. Email:

Troll opens at 9 am and the site closes at 9 pm.
Directions To Honey Bowen Building:  From I-16 (Exit 127) Travel Hwy 67 North to Statesboro. Travel through 7 traffic lights (Burkhalter, 301 Bypass, Bermuda Run, Gentilly Rd, Chandler Rd, Herty Drive, and Zetterower). After you pass through the 7th light, travel approximately 1/8 mile. Turn right onto Max Lockwood Drive (Honey Bowen Building is the brown brick building on the right).