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Battles and Events
  • Romans readying for battleDagorhir Aratari battles are $5.00, weekend camp outs are $10.00.
  • Newcomers are welcome - Your first battle is free!
  • Check-in runs from 11:00 - 1:00 with the exception of the Thanksgiving Battle to better accommodate participantís.
    If you arrive after check-in has closed, there is a $2.00 late fee for veterans.
  • Battles typically run at least four hours with varying scenarios & breaks.

For a list of battles in your area, contact your local Chapter. The national Dagorhir website lists large multi-Chapter Dagorhir events.

The battles listed below are in the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC area. For directions, click on any highlighted battle location or check us out on facebook.

Schedule of 2018-2019 Aratari Events: 

Saturday March 17th:

Day Battle; Lake Needwood

Saturday April 7th:

Cloverwales; Cloverdale Park

Friday-Saturday April 27-29 2018:

Gates of Fire; Mountain Pines

Friday-Sunday May 11th-13th:

Mayhem; Patuxent 4H Club

Saturday June 9 2018:

Pre-Ragnarok; Lake Needwood

Saturday June 16th-24th 2018:

Ragnarok; Coopers Lake

Saturday July 7 2018:

Day Battle; Roundtree Park

Friday-Saturday July 27-29:

Althyng; Patuxent River Park

Sunday August 12 2018:

Battle of Koom Valley; Spring Mill Field Center

Saturday September 1 2018:

Field Battle; Lake Needwood

Date TBD:

Badon Hill XII; Mountain Pines

Saturday October 6 2018:

Field Battle; Roundtree Park

Saturday October 27 2018:

Halloween Monster Mash; Redland Middle School

Saturday November 24 2018:

Post-Thanksgiving Battle; Lake Needwood

Saturday December 15 2018:

Saturnalila; Roundtree Park

Subscribers receive regular updates regarding battle and event information directly from the President of Dagorhir Aratari!