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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, Naran Numuchi and Marie-Therese Normand, welcome you!

Welcome Message, Baronial Whims, & Baronial Progress

::: Ponte Alto Events :::

Upcoming Events, Practices & Meetings
Armored Fighter Practice -- Sun, 01 Oct @ 12:00pm
Outdoor Archery practice @ Grimmsfield -- Mon, 02 Oct @ 05:00pm
Writing texts for scrolls, elevations, and coronations -- Tue, 03 Oct @ 07:00pm
Indoor Heavy Weapons Practice -- Thu, 05 Oct @ 06:00pm
Indoor Rapier Practice -- Thu, 05 Oct @ 06:30pm
See calendar for details

::: News and Announcements :::

Last Updated: September 18th, 2023

Help Wanted!

Ponte Alto needs a new Social Media Officer!

We are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to step in and help promote Social activities for the barony! Those interested should reach out to the Seneschal.

Populace Gathering

The September Populace Gathering is on Sunday, the 24th, 5:00PM! See the calendar for on-line meeting info!

Newcomers Meeting

The September Newcomers Meeting is TBD.

Baronial Newsletter: Il Tempo

Notes from the March populace meeting and upcoming events! View in PDF

::: Baronial Openings :::

Open Baronial Officer Positions

Currently the Barony has several positions it is looking to fill (or fill soon!).

Openings include:
Social Media Officer (The barony is looking for a replacement!)
Deputy Herald (especially a court herald!)
Deputy MoL
Deputy Chancellor of Youth Activities
Deputy for Demos

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


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