[The Arms of Mons Draconis] The Canton of
Mons Draconis
[The Arms of Mons Draconis]
The Canton of Mons Draconis is the greater Riverside area of Southern California
and is one of the local branches of the Kingdom of Caid, in the Society for Creative Anachronism,

   [The Arms of Dreiburgen]   [The Arms of Caid]   [The Arms of the SCA]

Mons Draconis Anniversary

Mons Draconis Anniversary
Sun, May 3, 8am 5pm
Where: Rancho Jurupa Park Address: 4800 Crestmore Road, Riverside, California 92509

Event Stewards: Lorenzo Soranzo & Janice of Dreiburgen
Event email address: steward@monsdraconis.org
Facebook Event Page: www.facebook.com/events/1540862482852052/

Site Location: Rancho Jurupa Park
Address: 4800 Crestmore Road, Riverside, California 92509

From the 60, East or West take the Rubidoux Blvd Exit and go South about 0.6 miles, and turn Left on Mission Blvd. Go 0.7 miles and turn right on Crestmore (just before crossing the Santa Ana River). Follow Crestmore to the right, a total of about 1.4 miles, and the park is on the Left. Once through the gate, keep to the right, around back. The very large area at the extreme SouthWest of the park is us. 

From the 91, either turn onto the 60 West and follow the above, or exit on Mission Inn Blvd. and go West 1.9 miles through downtown Riverside and across the Santa Ana River, Turn left at the first light across the river which is Crestmore then from Crestmore see above.

There will be a heavy weapons tournament including our ever popular Rat Melee. If there is enough interest, there will be eric space provided for rapier and unarmored fighters.

Arts & Sciences will have a people's choice for best art or science entry. Fighters that submit an entry will receive an additional life.
Sign up to be a plague rat for the day and steal the most cheese from the other plague rats. The rat with the most cheese at the end of the day gets the cheesiest prize!
There will also be a raffle of SCA related items

There is no gate fee for this event, but the park charges an entrance fee of $5 per adult, $3 per child, and $1 per dog.

Sorry, but there will be no Merchants at this event.

Mons Draconis & Kingdom Calendar

Arrow beside Agenda will change display to show only Canton or Kingdom. Keep in Agenda view to display complete details of events, otherwise the Monthly or Weekly view will cut short all of the event information. Contact the Mons Draconis Webwright to add birthdays, business meetings, A&S classes and workshops etc!


Subscribe to the Caid Online Calendar Update Blog

Plague Rat Poems: Past Events and News:
  • 2011 Mons Draconis held an ongoing Raffle for the Atar Blade, which was won by Lady Jane de Sealynn
  • Mini-collegiums: The canton has hosted mini Collegiums on Estrella weekends of 2001 and 2002.
  • Video of the final round from Mons Draconis Anniversary, 29 April 2006 (WMV file, 320x240, 9MB)
  • Mons Draconis Anniversary, 30 April 2005, "Ode to a Plague Rat" winner.
  • Mons Draconis Anniversary, May 2000.
  • "Thank-You" letter from Their Majesties for our donation to the replacement of the Royal Pavilion (Fall '99).
  • Spring Thing '99 (a.k.a. Mons Draconis Anniversary) -- Photos and the results of the annual "Ode to a Plague Rat" competition.


Other Useful Links

Society for Creative Anachronism
Kingdom of Caid
Crown Prints, The Kingdom Newsletter

This is the recognized web site for the Canton of Mons Draconis of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. and is maintained by . This site may contain electronic versions of the group'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. For information on using photographs, articles, or artwork from this web site, please contact the Webminister at . He or she will assist you in contacting the original creator of the piece. Please respect the legal rights of our contributors.

Copyright © 2014 Canton of Mons Draconis. The original contributors retain the copyright of certain portions of this site.