The new site for Barons War VIII, and Estrella War XV is Schnepf Farms,
which is a privately owned multi-use facility located 45 mintues east of
Phoenix in Queen Creek, Arizona.
Schnepf Farms has a total of 300 acres (50 of which is the Battle Site), and has hosted very large events, including "Country Thunder", a yearly event which hosted 28,000 people over a four day period.
This site offers a stage, an amphitheater which seats 2,000, a 50 acre gravel pit which we can use for broken field battles (and may be allowed to build permanent earthen structures for scenarios), large grass camping/fighting areas, numerous shade trees, electrical and phone hook-ups, potable water, controlled access and parking for more than 20,000 people.
Site Fees: (No Personal Checks Will Be Accepted) 18$ per Adult; $11 per child aged 12-15 ($3 discount with proof of SCA membership). Children under 12 will be admitted at no charge. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Absolutely no one will be admitted to the site without a site token. Site tokens must be on your person at all times. A limited number of RV spaces with full hookups (water, sewer, power) are available at an additional fee. Contact the site autocrat to reserve spaces.
RV Spaces: A limited number R.V. Spaces are available for a fee of $20/day. These spaces include Water, electrical, and sewage hookups and are available on a first come--first served basis. Those interested in reserving a space should contact the Site autocrat.
Additionally, several local facilities can be found 2 miles away in Queen Creek.
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