How much does it cost to join?

Absolutely nothing! We don't charge a membership fee at Ashen hills.

Donations to help us pay for event supplies are greatly appreciated, but not mandatory.


Do i need to bring my own equipment?

While we do encourage owning your own gear, we have plenty of safe pieces of equipment that you can borrow.


I want to make my own personalized equipment, is that okay?

Yes! We have several experienced members that can guide you through making safe equipment.

Note: If you have never played Amtgard we strongly advise getting help with your first project.


I have a leather jacket, can i wear it as armor?

No, your leather jacket does not count as armor.


Are park/event days weather dependent?

No, we are out rain or shine!


Does the group still meet over winter?

Yes, the party doesn't stop just because it's cold!


Should I bring drinks/snacks?

Absolutely, especially during the summer. Some members do bring extra, but bring your own just in case.


How long do meetups last?

Generally they last from 1pm-5pm, give or take. There is no set end time. Event days often start earlier and run longer.


Where does this all happen?

Wonch Park - 4555 Okemos Rd, Okemos, MI 48864

In the event that Wonch is closed we meet at Patriarche Park - 960 Alton Street, East Lansing, MI 48823