ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZAAABACADAEAFAGAHAIAJAKALAMANAOAPAQARASATAUAVAWAXAYAZBABBBCBDBEBFBGBHBIBJBK
1
US HEMA Event Calendar
Requires Vaccination?Features WorkshopsFeatures TournamentsHEMA Scorecard?HEMA Ratings?Housing Included?Food Included?Workshops Included?Mixed WeaponsSynthetic LongswordOpen LongswordAdvanced LongswordWomen's LongswordOpen RapierRapier & DaggerSword & BucklerSmallswordMesserSaberSinglestickBroadswordDaggerHarnisfechtenBeginner's CuttingOpen CuttingAdvanced CuttingUnique Tournaments
2
Name of Event2024 DateStartEndRecurringLocationHosting ClubPriceApprox. Attendance
3
Kings Cup Small EditionJan 13-141/131/14MLKOxon Hill, MDMetropolitan Historical Fencing Academy$50/$75Medium (50-149)YesYesYesNoYesNoNoIncl.NoNoFullNo$25/35$25/35No$25/35NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
https://www.dchistoricalfencing.com/kingscup?fbclid=IwAR3JMrjdxqK9fZEXTqulMDS96YY2kc0XELY47v65fTBiUit0j-qlrzs_1p4
4
Valley of the Sun Cutting TournamentJan 13-141/131/14JanuaryMesa, AZPhoenix Society / Mordhau KDF$80Medium (50-149)NoYesYesYesNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo$45$45Arming Sword Cutting ($45)
5
WEIRD OpenJan 26-28th1/261/28JanuaryAustin, TXAustin Historical Weapons Guild$175Medium (50-149)NoYesYesYes$40$25NoNoNoIncl.NoIncl.NoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoSidesword, womens+ Sidesword
6
Midwinter ArmizareFeb 3-42/32/4Jan/FebChicago, ILMHFL and FFMA$85-$150Medium (50-149)NoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoOne-handed Sword, Sword and Companion
7
Socal SwordfightFeb 16-182/162/18President's DayCosta Mesa, CASoCal Swords$175Large (150+)NoYesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.No$25/50$25/50$25/50$25/50$25/50$25/50No$25/50No$25/50NoNo$25/50No$40$40$40Teens Longsword; Tournaments cost $50 for those not judging
8
Rapier and Saber Pedagogy Retreat (RASP) VIPresident's DayTullapoosa, GAAtlanta Historical Fencing Academy$450-775Small (<50)YesYesNoNoNoYesIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
9
Clash for the Cash Longsword TournamentMarch 23/23/2Pemberton, NJMEMAG Crossing Fight School$50Medium (50-149)YesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
10
Ascalon Sword FestivalMarch 153/153/15MarchColumbus, OHRoyal Arts Fencing Academy$160Medium (50-149)YesYesNoNoNoNoNo$45$45$45No$45NoNoNo$45NoNoNoNoNoNoNo
11
Schnegal FechtenIdes of MarchDallas, TXWarlord Combat Academy$50Small (<50)YesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.Incl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNo
12
Sotheast Arc Fencing Open (SAFO)MarchAtlanta, GAAtlanta Historical Fencing Academy$75Small (<50)YesYesYesYesNoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoIncl.NoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoAll events Women's and Gender Minorities
13
HellaFechtMarch 16-173/163/17MarchOakland, CAF3 Sword AcademyNoNoNoNoNoYesNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoYesNoNoNoNoYouth Longsword; Short Sword; Sidesword w/ Sidearm
14
Rose & ThornsMarch 23-243/233/24BiannualAuburn, CADiamond Rose Academie d'ArmesNo
15
Texas Sword RetreatApril 5-74/54/7AprilParadise, TXDallas Renaissance Sword Guild$270Small (<50)YesNoNoNoIncl.Incl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
16
Tournament of Knightly ArtsAprilJefferson City, MOGuild of Knightly Arts$60Small (<50)NoYesNoNoNoIncl.NoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
17
Legend of the Lake OpenAprilBurlington, VTUVM Historical Fencing Club$15/$50Small (<50)YesYesYes$10YesYesYesNoNoYesNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
18
Arsenal Assault of ArmsApril 5-74/54/7AprilWatertown, MAAthena School of Arms$50Small (<50)YesYesNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoYesNoYesNoNoNoNoNoCharity Smallsword and Antiques Show & Tell
19
Ladies KnightApril 26-284/264/28AprilVincentown, NJNJ Klopffechters / MEMAG$50/$75Medium (50-149)YesYesYesNoLunchIncl.NoNoNoNoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoAll events Women's and Gender Minorities
20
Icebreaker OpenAprilSt Paul, MNMinnesota HEMA Study Group
$40/$70/$120
Medium (50-149)NoYesYesYesNo$40$20Yes$40YesNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoMixed steel and Mixed synthetics tournaments
21
Wine Country Sword CrushApril 27-284/274/28AprilSanta Rosa, CAEn Garde Fencing$45Small (<50)NoYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNo$20No$10/20No$20NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
22
AG OpenMayPlymouth, MIArs Gladii$95Medium (50-149)YesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNoIncl.Incl.Incl.NoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoIncl.Incl.NoLongsword Relay (3 person teams)
23
SpringeckMayVernon, NJNJHFA$50Small (<50)YesNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
24
Sword Strong KCMayOlathe, KSBaerswords School Of Western Martial Arts$90/$100Medium (50-149)NoYesNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoTeam Mixed, novice rapier+, novice longsword, novice saber
25
Spring FechtenMayOklahoma City, OKCymbrogi School of Western Martial Arts$0Yes$25NoNo$30NoNoNoNoNoNo$30NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoJudges Certificaiton ($20)
26
Battle BornMay 18-195/185/19Memorial DayCarson City, NVNoble Science Academy$65Medium (50-149)NoYesYesNoYesNoNoIncl.NoNo$40NoNo$40NoNoYesNoNoNo$40NoNoNoNoNoSingle-Life Broadsword; Women's Smallsword; HEMA Trivia
27
Bayou FechtMay 24-265/245/26MayBaton Rouge, LANachreisen$100Medium (50-149)YesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNo
28
FunFechtMemorial DayPittsburgh, PAHilt and Helm$110Medium (50-149)YesNoNoNoCampIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
29
Iron Gate Exhibition (IGX) SPRINGJune 1-26/16/1June?ForteYesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNoYesNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoOpen Ringen and GenEq ringen included
30
IFG Spring Fling - Tournament of RosesJune 15-166/156/16JuneTigard, ORIndes Ferox Gladio$10/$35/$65Medium (50-149)NoNoNoNoNo$25No$25$25No$25NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo$15No
31
Southeast Renaissance Fencing Open (SERFO)JuneAtlanta, GAAtlanta Historical Fencing Academy$85/$100Medium (50-149)YesNoYesYesYesDormsNoNoNoNoIncl.NoIncl.NoIncl.Incl.NoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoFirst Blood Rapier, Team Rapier
32
Brass Frog Assault of ArmsJuneEast Haddam, CTWSTR$90YesYesNoNoNoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
33
Fecht Yeah - Gender Minority FocusedJune 22-236/226/23JuneTrivoli, NY~$100YesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoOpen Gekken
34
Revolution RumbleJulyPhiladelphia, PABucks Historical Longsword$50/$69YesYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
35
Cornhusker State GamesJuly?Bellevue, NE$45Small (<50)NoYesYesYesNoNoNoNoYesYesNoYesYesNoNoYesNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
36
Queen's Court OpenJune/JulyHarveysburg, OHQueen City Sword Guild$0YesYesNoDinnerNoNoNo$20$20NoNoNoNoNo$20NoNoNoNo$20NoNoNoSolo Recital'
37
Queens GambitJulyCharlotte, NCSwordwind$50/$80/$100YesYesYesYesIncl.NoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoIncl.NoSidesword Cutting, Sidesword and Offhand, Spear
38
CombatConJuly 25-287/257/28July / AugLas Vegas, NVNone $125/$250Large (150+)NoYesYesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNo$25$25$25No$25$25$25$25$25NoNoNo$25No$60$60Sidesword
39
Musketeer ChallengeJulyColumbus, OHRoyal Arts Fencing Academy$0NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo$20No$20NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoEpee and Foil ($20 each)
40
Raleigh Open2nd Sat in AugRaleigh, NCTriangle Sword Guild$40/$65Medium (50-149)NoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoSidesword and Buckler
41
Boar's ToothJuly / AugSomerville, MABoston ArmizareMedium (50-149)YesYesNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoIncl.NoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoArmor Triathalon, One Hit Kill Longsword
42
DonnybrookAugustKansas City, MOHeartland HEMA$100Medium (50-149)YesYesYesNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoIncl.NoIncl.Incl.NoNoIncl.NoNoNoOpen Stout Sword, Old Guard Saber
43
The Madtown FechtschulAugustMadison, WI$200YesNoNoNo$75Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
44
HemageddonAugustColumbus, OHRoyal Art Fencing Academy$40YesNoNoNoLunchNoNoNo$20NoNoNoNo$20NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
45
Blood on the RiverLabor DayPittsburgh, PABroken Plow + Pittsburgh Fighters Guild$60Medium (50-149)NoYesYesYesCampSomeYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoExhibition Cage Matches, Armored Combat Cage Matches
46
Fraufecht (Women's)Aug 31-Sept 18/319/1Labor DayCarson City, NVNoble Science Academy$89Small (<50)NoYesYesNoYesNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNo$25$25$25No$25NoNoNo$25NoNoNoNoNoWomen's Broadsword, Women's Rapier (both single and R&D), Women's Smallsword, Women's Flourish (Performance)
47
SwordsquatchAfter Labor DaySeattle, WALonin League$150Medium (50-149)YesYesNoIncl.NoNo$40$40NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
48
American Smallsword SymposiumAugust?Alexandria VA~$50Small (<50)YesYesNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
49
CrossroadsSeptember?Delaware, OHColumbus Saber AcademyYesYesYesNoIncl.Yes
50
Dance FightSeptember?Annapolis, MDMaryland KDF$120-$200YesYesNoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
51
Four Openings Rapier TournamentOctober?Lansing, MILansing Longsword Guild$60YesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoIncl.Incl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoFechschule Rapier (Head and torso cuts only)
52
OctoberfechtOctober?Pittsboro, NCTriangle Sword Guild$100YesYesNoNoCampIncl.Incl.
53
Salt Lake OpenNOT HELD IN 2024OctoberTrue Edge Academy?$85NoYesNoNoNoNoNo$20No$20NoNoNo$20NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoLeather Dussack
54
Gesellen FechtenOctober?Oklahoma City, OKCymbrogi School of WMAYesYes
55
Badger State GamesNovember?Rothschild, WiWisconsin Historical Fencing Association
56
Mid-Continental HEMA Open (MCHO)Biannual?Denver Historical Fencing AcademyYesYesIncl.Incl.Incl.NoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoWeapon Skill/Obstacle Course, Teen Longsword
57
NachtoberfestNovember?Uniondale, NYLong Island Historical Fencing SocietyYesNoNo
58
Autumn FechtNovember?Millersville, MD Maryland KDFYesYesNoNoNo
59
Tournament of DefenseNovember?Houston, TXAll For One FencingYesYesNo?$15NoNoNoNoNo$60$60NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
60
Shield KnockNovember?Mesa, AZMordhau$90Small (<50)YesNoN/ANoNoLunchIncl.NoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
61
Blue Box OpenNovember?Columbus, OHRoyal Arts Fencing AcademyNoNoYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
62
As You WishDecember?Columbus, OHColumbus Saber AcademyIncl.
63
King of the Green Mountains OpenDecemberNorthfield, VT
Norwich Society of Historical Fencing and Swordsmanship
$25Small (<50)NoYesNo$15$15$15$15
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100