The Shire of Dun in Mara is delighted to announce that Drachenwald’s Spring Crown 2024 (AS 58) will take place on 5-7 April at Crawfordsburn, near Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Important: arriving after 19:00?

If you are arriving by car/taxi after 19:00 (7:00 pm), the gate to the site will be closed. When you are close by, call the event phone on +353 87 483 0611 and someone will come down to let you in.


Tickets will go on sale in early 2024. Pricing includes all meals (Friday night-Sunday morning) and, for the weekend bunk rate, bedlinen.

This pricing is for members only.

Booking Cost
Adult, weekend, bunk bed €85
Adult, camping pod €50
Adult, camping in own tent €35
Day trip €30
Child (under 18) 50% discount
Concession (unwaged/student) 20% discount
Booking has now closed.
Contact with any queries

Please note these differences with previous events:

  • There is no family cap, but we have a discounted rate for children
  • There is now a concession rate for unwaged/students and others who need it (we will not seek proof of this.)
  • We ask all attendees to be a member of SCA UK CIC, SCA Inc. or any affiliate

Event team

Event Stewards: Sela de la Rosa and Katie of Dun in Mara
Head Cook: Máistir Aodh Ó Siadhail
Site Liaison: Viscountess Caitriona of the Ravens
Marshal in Charge: Aodhan Dha Cheist
Hall Steward: Nadja of Dun in Mara
Herald in Charge: Kytte of the Lake

Latest news

Contestants for Spring Crown

12 Mar 2024

Their Majesties have announced the list of couples who will contest the tourney at Spring Crown.


Camping Pods for Spring Crown

16 Jan 2024

We plan to open registration very soon (hooray!), but before we do, we want to share a little bit more information about booking our camping pods. These camping pods are an excellent budget option for tickets. The site has four camping pods and each can sleep 4 adults. You could squeeze in 5 if one or two in the group are children. You can find more details about them in our ‘Accommodation Options at Spring Crown’.


Accommodation options at Spring Crown

30 Nov 2023

Now that we have announced pricing for our Spring Crown Tournament, we wanted to share a little bit more information about what each ticket includes so that you can choose the ticket that is best for you!