Event Schedule

This is the 2012-2013 season schedule. All events take place in Lord of the Rings Online on the Landroval server.

Weekly Events

  • Windy Acres Riding Team – Formation riding practice every Saturday at 10:00am servertime, meet at Hobnanigans Field #2.

Upcoming Races and Shows

  • Spring Racing Carnival 2016
    Date: Saturday, May 14
    Schedule (EDT/ST)
    11:00-11:30pm — Thorin’s Cup Qualifier Race (Band: Department of Harmony and Song)
    12:00pm-12:30pm — Rivendell Cup Qualifier Race (Band: Department of Harmony and Song)
    1:00pm-1:30pm — Bounder’s Cup Qualifier Race (Band: Little To No Drama)
    1:30pm-2:30pm — BREAK
    2:30-4:30pm — Hengstacer Stampede Rodeo (Band: Notenzauber)
    * 2:30pm-3:00pm – Rodeo clown show (Carica, Bilwise, and Forte)
    * 3:00-4:00pm – Barrel racing.
    * 4:00pm-4:30pm – Horse parade.
    5:00pm-6:00pm – Eriador Championship Cup (Band: The Remediators)
    6:00pm-7:00pm – Closing Concert (Band: The Remediators)

Past Events – Season Two

  • The Fellowship Run
    Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Hengstacer Farms, Bree-land
    * Horse Show – This is a look-alike contest. Participants must look like Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin, Gandalf, Aragorn, Boromir, Legolas, Gimli, Elrond, Arwen, Galadriel, Eowyn, Goldberry, Belladonna or Rose Cotton. The first place prize is a code for 500 Turbine Points, plus a choice of 10 gold or a Perlino mount. Second place is a choice of 5 gold, a Perlino mount, or a 5th Anniversary Cloak. The third place prize is 2 gold. (Winners: Beorbrand, Jonwise and Neiahel.)
    * Horse Race – This is a relay race requiring teams of three riders. Goats will be allowed. Each rider of the winning team wins a code for 500 Turbine Points, plus the choice of 10 gold or a Perlino mount. The second place team will win a choice of 5 gold, a Perlino mount, or a 5th Anniversary Cloak. The third place team wins 2 gold each. (Winners: Beorbrand/Lifebringer/Neiahel, Baregan/Galdoreth/Zhivaer, Feborn/Mooneraen/Superdangerman.)
  • High King’s Challenge
    Date: Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 1:00pm ST
    Location: Tinnundir, Evendim.
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Anidore, Anthemisi and Hrothelm.)
    * Horse Race – A long-distance endurance course through “Evening Twilight”. This race counts toward points in the Rider Standings. The top ranked riders will receive special prizes at the end of the racing season. (Winners: Craicwyth, Andeon, Apothecary.)
    * Prizes – First Place: 3 gold and a code for a 5th Anniversary cloak. Second Place: 2 gold. Third Place: 1 gold.
  • Rivendell Challenge
    Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: The Forsaken Inn, Lone-lands.
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Elyariel, Dannigan and Trignee.)
    * Horse Race – A long-distance endurance course from the Forsaken Inn to Rivendell. All mounts will be allowed, including fast (+68%) horses, ponies and goats. (Winners: Byrcha, Limilniel and Judgejoako.)

  • The Shadowfax Sprint
    Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Methel-stage, NE of Tuckborough in the Shire.
    * Horse Race – This is the month in which Gandalf was given Shadowfax. 168% (fast) horses and ponies will be allowed. (Winners: Lifebringer, Artemieth and Beorbrand)
    * Talent Show – Entertain the crowd to earn their votes. Tell jokes, recite a poem, play music, do magic tricks, whatever it takes to impress the audience. (Winners:Carica, Artemieth and Godwineson)

  • Ales and Tails
    Date: Monday, October 8 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: The sports arena in the Horsefields near the Bree festival grounds.
    * Horse Parade – A parade of beautiful horse breeds with matching riding outfits, accompanied by fireworks.
    * Formation Riding Demonstration by the Argent unit.
    * Horse Show – A competition of equestrian outfits. The prizes are a Perlino steed for first place, 2 gold for second place, and 1 gold for third place. (Winners: Alinniel, Tinki and Laval)
  • The Haunted Derby
    Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 1:00pm ST
    Location: The party tent at the Buckland Faire.
    * Costume Contest – The theme of the contest is Halloween costumes. This is not a mounted contest; participants will be walking across the stage. Bring roleplay items and perform emotes to highlight your costume. (Winners: Fleam, Elyita and Clairawyn)
    * Horse Race – A race through the Old Forest and Barrow-downs. Fast (+68%) horses and ponies will be allowed. (Winners: Andeon, Craicwyth and Byrcha)
    * Prizes for each event: First Place – 750 Turbine Points + Perlino steed. Second Place – 4 gold + Perlino. Third Place – 2 gold + Perlino.
  • The Wraith Race
    Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch, 9 Chestnut Street, Raglan, Bree-land.
    * Costume Contest – The theme of the contest is Ring Wraiths. Participants will be judged on how intimidating their outfit is and how well it is presented. This is not a mounted contest; participants will be walking across the stage. Bring roleplay items and perform emotes to highlight your costume. The audience votes for the winners. 1st place – 1,600 Turbine Points + Perlino steed. 2nd place – 4 gold + Perlino. 3rd place – 2 gold + Perlino. (Winners: Mornareth, Beorbrand and Belegfeld. Wraiths: Anthemisi, Craicwyth, Calebus, Gwadreodewyn, Elydric and Caiyyd.)
    * Horse Race – The top 9 winners of the horse show are allowed to race. Standard speed horses and ponies only. 1st place – 1,600 Turbine Points + Perlino steed. 2nd place – 750 Turbine Points + Perlino. 3rd place – 10 gold + Perlino. (Winners: Craicwyth, Godwineson and Calebus)
    * Holiday Party – Post-race party at the ranch. Great music, free ale and pipe-weed, random door prizes. (Winners: Everyone!)
  • The Turkey Chase
    Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut Street, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads).
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. 1st place – 500 Turbine Points + Perlino steed. 2nd place – 4 gold + Perlino. 3rd place – 2 gold + Perlino. (Winners: Caiyyd, Elyadia and Riani.)
    * Horse Race – A mid-length course with numerous jumps through the woods south of Bree. 1st place – 500 Turbine Points + Perlino steed. 2nd place – 4 gold + Perlino. 3rd place – 2 gold + Perlino. (Winners: Jralyn, Riani and Caiyyd.)
    * Holiday Party – Post-race party at the Ranch.
  • Misty Mountain Classic
    Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 9:30pm ST.
    Location: Gloin’s Camp in the Misty Mountains.
    * Horse Show – The theme is cold-weather clothing. Participants must show off their best winter outfits. (Winners: Winterblues, Sparko and Redera.)
    * Horse Race – A difficult course with obstacles and mobs. The prize will be a code for Turbine Points. Standard speed (+62%) horses and goats will be allowed. (Winners: Craicwyth, Spego and Caiyyd.)
    * Prizes – 1000 TP for first place, 5 gold for second place, and 2 gold for third place. Top 3 winners in each event will also receive an account-wide Perlino steed.
  • Winter Derby
    Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Thorin’s Hall, main gates.
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Kyrian, Kikilaa and Galzagar.)
    * Horse Race – A medium-length course with several dangerous cliffs and stairs. Prizes are 1,600 TP for first place, 5 gold for second place, and 2 gold for third place. (Winners: Nisael, Kikilaa and Limilniel.)
  • Firefoot Sprint
    Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Forsaken Inn, Lone-lands
    * Horse Show – The theme of this fashion contest is fire and the bright colors of flame. Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Beorbrand, Carafinthir and Shintako.)
    * Horse Race – This course will take riders through Minas Eriol, Ost Laden and Mithrenost. All horses will be allowed, including war steeds. Prizes are 1,600 TP for first place, 5 gold for second place, and 2 gold for third place. (Winners: Caiyyd, Treasaigh and Aalloria.)
  • Bywater Steeplechase
    Date: Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 8:00pm ST
    Location: Show – Methel-stage. Race – Bywater at the Green Dragon Inn.
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Genessa, Lhinnthel and Aalloria.)
    * Horse Race – A long course with many jumps and obstacles, including water crossings. Racing fans will select the rider whom they believe will win. The fans who guess correctly will be entered in a drawing for prizes. (Winners: Nisael, Andeon and Tweetybird.)
    * Event Prizes – 1,000 Turbine Points for first place, 500 TP and 1 gold for second place, and 500 TP for third place.
    * Season Winners – This is also the final race of the 2012-2013 season before the Spring Racing Carnival in May, so we will announce the top riders in the standings and award prizes. (Winners: Craicwyth, Caiyyd + Andeon (tie), and Lifebringer.)
  • The Fool’s Derby
    Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:30pm ST
    Location: Hengstacer Farms
    * Horse Show – The theme is ridiculous, comical outfits. Participants must show off their most colorful, outrageous clothing. (Winners: Aalloria, Caiyyd, Cairaen)
    * Horse Race – The Chetwood Cup qualifier race for the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. (Winners: Nisael, Lifebringer, Maytook)
    * Event Prizes – 10 gold for first place, 5 gold for second place, and 3 gold for third place. The top 3 winners of the race are invited to participate in the Bree Cup championship race. A winning wager can win a landscape soldier token, white rose circlet, or Perlino steed.
  • The Beryl Cup
    Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1:00pm ST
    Location: Duillond
    * Horse Race – The Beryl Cup qualifier race for the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. The prizes are 10g for first, 5g for second, and 3g for third place. The top three riders also earn an invitation to the Bree Championship Cup. (Winners: Eliwren, Kikilaa and Andeon)

  • Galloping Gala – Spring Racing Carnival 2013
    Date: Friday and Saturday, May 3-4
    * Qualifier Races – Moonstone Cup in Duillond (Winners: Errowen, Draugelen and Emlissel), Mathom Cup in Michel Delving (Winners: Aalloria, Craicwyth and Shintako), Mithril Cup in Gondamon (Winners: Euriel, Lelirnel and Falathielle), and Longbottom Leaf Cup in Michel Delving (Winners: Rasenbeth, Caiyyd and Gwadrodewyn).
    * Formation riding team demonstration at the Horsefields north of Bree near the festival grounds.
    * Horse parade and concert at the Town Hall in Bree.
    * Horse Show – Participants will be judged on the originality and color coordination of their outfit, how well it matches their mount, and how dramatically it is presented. The audience will vote for the winners. (Winners: Hjarf/Bjarf, Andeon and Kattalina)
    * The Bree Cup championship race (Winners: Aalloria, Eliwren and Lifebringer)

Past Events – Season Three

  • Rusham Stampede Rodeo
    Date: Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 5:30pm ST
    Location: Harrow Road farm, Rusham neighborhood, Shire homesteads
    * Rodeo Clown comedy act
    * Barrel Racing (Winners: Craicwyth, Godwineson and Ninang)
    * Team Penning (Winners: Craicwyth and Godwineson)
    * “Best Wrangler” fashion contest (Winners: Godwineson, Craicwyth and Finnson)
    * “Best Rodeo Clown” talent contest (Winner: Bandoras)
    * Prizes – Rohan furniture, cosmetics and gold.
  • Bywater Steeplechase II
    Date: Saturday, August 17 at 2:30pm ST
    Location: Bywater in the Shire
    * Fun run for standard (+62%) horses and ponies. 10 gold for first, 5 gold for second, and 2 gold for third place. (Winners: Eliwren, Louellana and Limilniel.)
  • The Rivendell Challenge
    Date: Saturday, September 21 at 2:30pm ST
    Location: Forsaken Inn, Lone-lands
    * A cross-country war steed race from the Forsaken Inn to Rivendell. 1,600 TP for first, 10 gold for second, 5 gold for third place. (Winners: Kikilaa, Artemieth and Craicwyth.)
  • Solve-A-Mystery and Halloween Party
    Date: Saturday, October 19 at 4:30pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads)
    * Solve A Mystery Contest. (Winners: Swafro, Mosby and Yuraim.)
    * Halloween costume contest. (Winners: Sajynna, Carica and Kilni.)
    * Prizes: Premium pre-order Helm’s Deep for first. 1,500 TP for second and third.
  • The Haunted Derby
    Date: Saturday, November 16 at 2:30pm ST
    Location: Buckland party tent
    * A race from Buckland to the Barrow Downs and back. This will be for all non-war steeds using whatever speed enhancements you like. (Winners: Kikilaa, Tinylea and Meneladan.)
    * Prizes: 20g for first, 10g for second, 5g for third place.
  • Winter Celebration
    Date: December 14 at 2:00pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads)
    * A holiday party, fireworks festival and talent contest. We’ll start with a mounted parade, riding from the Prancing Pony in Bree to the ranch in Raglan at 2:00pm server. The ranch is located at 9 Chestnut Street, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads. The audience votes for the talent show winners. (Winners: Louellana, Kaleigh and Mithrilfist.)
    * Prizes: 1,600 TP and 25g for first, 20g and a holiday mug for second, 10g and a holiday mug for third. Sparklers for trivia game door prizes.
  • Blue Mountain Classic
    Date: January 18, 2014 at 2:30pm ST
    Location: Thorin’s Hall, main gates.
    * A fun run for standard (+62%) steeds (Winners: Kikilaa, Hoboin and Gonda), a mounted winter-themed fashion contest (Winners: Skoch, Kyrian and Ironroses), and a trivia game (Winners: Silamiriel, Alfiryn and Khalawyn).
    * Prizes: 1,000 Turbine Points for first, second and third place. A Steed of the First Marshall was awarded to Belathriel for betting on Kikilaa to win.
  • The Shadowfax Sprint
    Date: February 22 at 2:30pm ST
    * A challenging war steed race through Minas Eriol, starting at the Forsaken Inn in the Lone-lands. (Winners: Cirthalon, Mornareth and Mellime.)
    * Prizes: 1,000 Turbine Points + 25g for first place. 1,000 TP + 20g for second place. 1,000 TP + 15g for third place.
  • Carnival Ride
    Date: March 1 at 2:30pm ST
    * A mounted procession from the Prancing Pony to the Horsefields, riding team demonstration, war steed parade, concert, and equestrian trivia contest. Win a Steed of the First Marshal! Music by The Remediators. (Winners: Kieraneshe, Celkat and Kytlyss.)
  • Solve A Mystery Contest – Secret of the Cold Spirits
    Date: March 15 at 4:00pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads)
    * A roleplay event held at the ranch with prizes awarded to those who solve the mystery first and roleplay the best. Meet at 9 Chestnut Street, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads at 4:00pm EST/servertime. Music by Die Meisterbarden von Bree and The Remediators. (Winner: Barrelrider.)
  • 2014 Spring Racing Carnival
    Date: Saturday, May 17 (10am-10pm)
    * Horse races, mounted fashion contest, formation riding team demonstration, rare breeds parade, concerts, barrel racing and rodeo.

Past Events – Season Four

  • The Storyteller’s Festival
    Date: Saturday, October 25 at 3:30pm ST
    Location: Raglan neighborhood, Bree-land homesteads
    * The Starlight Orchestra, Fellowship of the Ring Symphony
    * Storyteller’s Hour (Winners: Best Ballad – Tennyson, Baudhaegas and Erikin. Best Poem – Rhovanael, Byrcha and Fayeh. Best Short Story – Acornee, Cressley and Rhovanael.)
  • Solve-A-Mystery Halloween Party
    Date: Saturday, October 25
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads)
    * Charity auction of in-game items for Extra Life.
    * Mystery roleplay and puzzle-solving contest with a Phantom of the Opera theme. (Winners: Winri, Laerlin and Ijnar.)
  • Theater Night
    Date: Sunday, December 14 at 4:30pm EDT
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch (9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads)
    * Three plays to delight and entertain. Meet at Windy Acres Ranch.
  • Thorin’s Cup
    Date: Saturday, April 4 at 3:30pm EDT
    Location: Thorin’s Hall, main gates.
    * War steed qualifier race at Thorin’s Hall (Winners: Mellime, Tiora and Lainiest. Alternate Breglas.)
    * Concert by Bara Bahau and fireworks display.
  • Rivendell Cup
    Date: Saturday, April 11 at 3:30pm EDT
    Location: Last Homely House, front patio.
    * War steed qualifier race at Rivendell. (Winners: Craicwyth, Caiyyd and Umpo. Alternate Nettlebow.)
    * Concert by The Starlight Orchestra.
  • Bounder’s Cup
    Date: Saturday, April 18 at 3:30pm EDT
    Location: Michel Delving, founder’s statue.
    * War steed qualifier race at Michel Delving. (Winners: Nettlebow, Skoch, and Vethlo. Alternate Amenhir.)
    * Concert by Under The Sunlit Sky.
  • 2015 Spring Racing Carnival
    Date: Saturday, April 25 – All times EDT/UTC-4.
    Location: Hobnanigan’s Fields #1 and #2

    • Bree-land Cup – 11:00am – War steed qualifier race at Hobnanigans Field #1 (Band: P.I.E.)
    • Noon – Hengstacer Stampede Rodeo: Barrel racing. (Winners: Mellime, Lainiest and Tinybel.) Music by Notenzauber.
    • 1:00pm – Rodeo: Name-that-song contest. (Winners: Mimerra, Angelhil and Bruzo.) Music by Notenzauber.
    • 1:30pm – Rodeo: Comedy clown show. Music by Notenzauber.
    • 2:00pm – Picnic with music by The Starlight Orchestra.
    • 3:00pm – Formation Riding Team. Music by Lilikate’s Musical Creatures.
    • 3:30pm – Horse Show: mounted fashion contest. (Winners: Lindiria, Mellime and Lainiest.) Music by Lilikate’s Musical Creatures)
    • 4:00pm – Post Parade – Rider introduction and race betting. Music by The Remediators.
    • 4:30pm – Eriador Championship Cup. (Winners: Lainiest, Craicwyth and Nettlebow.) Music by The Remediators.
    • 5:00pm – Spring Concert with music by The Remediators and Old Winyards.
    • 7:00pm – Wild Ride – cross-country jaunt open to everyone.

Past Events – Season Five

  • Rivendell Run
    Date: Wednesday, September 2 at 9:00pm ST
    Location: Last Homely House, Rivendell
    * War steed race with prizes of 1,000 Turbine Points, 500 TP, and 10 gold.
    * Music by “Bright Star”.
  • Solve-A-Mystery Roleplay Contest
    Date: Saturday, October 24 at 3:30pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch, 9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads
    * Mystery investigation roleplay and contest.
    * Charity auction and fundraiser.
    * Music by “The Remediators” and “Old Winyards”.
  • Parade of Lights
    Date: Saturday, December 12 at 3:30pm ST
    Location: Windy Acres Ranch, 9 Chestnut St, Raglan, Bree-land homesteads
    * Walking parade from Bree-town to Windy Acres Ranch.
    * Storyteller’s festival.
    * Winter-themed horse show.
    * Concert and fireworks show.

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Windy Acres Ranch event registration begins one hour before the event. It ends five minutes before the start of the event or when all available slots are full. Contact Kiralynn to sign up. The pre-race party begins 30 minutes before post time.

Qualifier races are listed in green. Winners cup races are listed in purple.

2 Responses to Event Schedule

  1. cennwyn says:

    Exciting! Will maps to be posted, so we might begin practicing for these fun events?

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