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Who We Are

The Barony of Ponte Alto is a chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism based in the inner Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC.  Ponte Alto is part of the Kingdom of Atlantia which stretches from Maryland to South Carolina, plus a little bit of Georgia. Map of Atlantia.

What We Do

The Barony works to re-create parts of the Middle Ages through "hands on" activities such as armored combat, fencing, archery, clothing making, embroidery, and music.

Where We Are

The Barony's official territory covers Fairfax County (except for Centreville and Chantilly), Arlington County, and the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, and Falls Church, but our activities are open to anyone who is interested.

Their Excellencies of Ponte Alto, Alric and Cellach
Photo courtesy of
Mistress Tannis Baldwin
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Their Excellencies of Ponte Alto, Baron Alric the Mad and Baroness Cellach Mór, welcome you!

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::: Ponte Alto Upcoming Events :::

Tournament of Love and Beauty :: February 17, 2018

St. Paddy's Day Bloodbath :: March 10, 2018

::: News and Announcements :::

Last Updated: February 6, 2018

Calendar

We've moved over to a new calendar! This should make it much easier to keep up to date, and easier for folks to keep track of upcoming Baronial activities!

January 2018 Issue of Il Tempo

Notes from the populace meeting(s) and upcoming events! This month includes a profile of our very own Baron, Alric the Mad! View in PDF

Dance Practice

Lord Randall has decided to host dance practices at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Reston and invite its members and others to join in.

Location: Unitarian Universalist Church of Reston, 1625 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190

Dates: Every Sunday, with the exception of the Fourth Sunday of the month on which the business meeting falls
Time: 6pm to 8pm

Practice & Potluck in the Park

Now that colder weather has arrived, the monthly Practice & Potluck in the Park will be postponed until spring returns.

Change in Location for Thursday Heavy Weapons Practice

The Ponte Alto Thursday night heavy weapons fight practice is moving back indoors.

As in the past, practice will be held in the cafeteria in the Lemon Road Elementary School located on Idlywood Road six blocks north of its intersection with Route 7 near I-66 in Falls Church from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. For detailed directions, see the Event Calendar section of the Ponte Alto Baronial Website starting with September 10. The cafeteria is on the right just past the school's main entrance and lobby. Parking is out front or on the right side of the school, with access from there to the back door leading directly into the cafeteria.

::: Baronial Openings :::

Open Baronial Officer Positions

Currently the Barony has several positions it is looking to fill.

Vacant positions include:
Deputy Chatelain
Deputy Hall Steward
Deputy MoL
Deputy Chancellor of Youth Activities
Deputy Minister of A&S

Please contact the the individual officer or the Baronial Seneschal for a position you are interested in or for more information.


Disclaimer

This is the recognized website for the Barony of Ponte Alto of the Kingdom of Atlantia of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is maintained by the Baronial Web Minister. This site may contain electronic versions of the branch's governing documents. Any discrepancies between the electronic version of any information on this site and the printed version that is available from the originating office will be decided in favor of the printed version.

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For information on using photographs, articles, or artwork from this website, please contact the web minister. They will assist you in contacting the original creator of the piece. Please respect the legal rights of our contributors.

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