Dragonhold is a Freehold of the Amtgard organization. Amtgard is combat fantasy LARP (Live Action Role Playing) located in South Carolina around the Beaufort and Bluffton area.
Amtgard is a world-wide organization dedicated to medieval and fantasy combat sports and recreation. We use padded weapons, fantasy and authentic clothing, and imagination to immerse players in a world of heroic combat, quests, crafts, and more.
No matter if your interest is competitive sports fighting, finding an outlet for your creative talents, or honing your leadership skills, Amtgard has something to offer you!
What is Amtgard? Amtgard is a swords and sorcery styled medieval combat, culture, and sciences organization. Amtgard was founded in El Paso, Texas in 1983 and has since spread throughout North America and the rest of the world. With over ten thousand active members representing a diverse swath of humanity it’s safe to say there is something for everybody in Amtgard. Whether you’re a teenager in high school or an established adult you will be able to find an inviting peer group that is excited to welcome you to the game.
What Can Amtgard Offer Me? Amtgard is an excellent way to encourage interest in medieval combat, arts, and sciences. It’s also a fun and exciting way to get exercise while meeting new people. Here are some of the common activities Amtgardians engage in; Medieval team combat using safe foam replicas Leather working Metal working Armor making Tournament combat using safe foam replicas Sewing Brewing and cooking Singing and performance Wood working