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Cup of Swords Tavern is a bustling hub of activity, filled with lively events and entertainment. As you step inside, the air is filled with the sound of music and laughter. Patrons gather around wooden tables, sipping on frothy mugs of ale, goblets of wine and snifters of mead while engaging in animated conversations. The atmosphere is lively and jovial, with a sense of camaraderie among the guests. It is an experience that transports you back in time, immersing you in the rich culture and vibrant spirit of the Renaissance.

Alex Sturbaum Live
Thursday July 11, 2024
Performing Live at 7pm

Alex Sturbaum live at Cup of Swords Tavern! Delight in the musical talents of this skilled bard as you enjoy your drink in a comfortable and inviting environment. Acoustic folk, shanties, sing along, and more as Alex entertains with a variety of instruments. This is a must see musical performance! You must be 21 with a valid ID (regardless of age). Garb up and celebrate with us. Huzzah!

The Scupper Monkeys Live
Saturday July 13, 2024
Performing Live at 7pm
No Cover!

Pull out that Ren Faire garb, don your pirate hats, and gear up to enjoy the talents of this local Irish band with pirate habits! The Scuppermonkeys are a Seattle-based Irish band inspired by the tunes of Ireland...but with a pirating habit they just can't kick! They perform traditional tunes and drinking songs, Irish rebel and folk music, roaring sea shanties and stirring ballads, and much, much more, all with a healthy helping of swashbuckling! Featuring strong vocals, acoustic guitar, bodhrán, fiddle, Irish whistle, and more, The Scuppermonkeys' sound is characterized by foot-stomping rhythm and melodies you just can't help but sing along to!

ShamRock Live
Thursday May 30, 2024 at 7pm
Thursday June 6, 2024 at 7pm
No Cover!

Come enjoy the Celtic music of the local musical group: Shamrock! These talented musicians are sure to entertain and delight. Garb up and celebrate with us. Huzzah!

Speed Dating: 30's and 40's
Thursday May 23, 2024 at 7pm
Tickets are SOLD OUT

Step into a night of Renaissance romance and revelry at our exclusive Singles Speed Dating event, hosted in the heart of downtown Olympia at Cup of Swords Tavern! Don your finest attire and prepare to embark on a journey of connections and merriment.

D&D with DM Kwantis
Sunday June 9, 2024
Game Time 12pm - 4pm

Whether you are new to D&D and looking to learn, or an experienced player looking for a campaign, join us for Dungeons and Dragons. This game is a one shot 5e, character sheets are provided, BYO dice. Sign up at the tavern now! Sunday Hare of The Dog Mimosa Special: Save $2 on mimosas!

D&D with DM Bored Dragon
Sunday June 30, 2024
Game Time 1pm - 5pm

Whether you are new to D&D and looking to learn, or an experienced player looking for a campaign, join us for Dungeons and Dragons. This game is a one shot 5e, character sheets are provided, BYO dice. Sign up at the tavern now! Sunday Hare of The Dog Mimosa Special: Save $2 on mimosas!

D&D with DM Darkwater
Sunday May 26, 2024
Game Time 12pm - 4pm

Whether you are new to D&D and looking to learn, or an experienced player looking for a campaign, join us for Dungeons and Dragons. This game is a one shot 5e, character sheets are provided, BYO dice. Sign up at the tavern now! Sunday Hare of The Dog Mimosa Special: Save $2 on mimosas!

SSAG Artisan Market
Saturday June 22, 2024
Open 11am - 5pm

A creative market and entertainment event composed of local artisans, artists, creators, authors, performers, and other small businesses. Join us outside Cup of Swords Tavern for food, fun, and celebrate Summer with us!

Olympia Onslaught
Saturday June 22, 2024
Live Armored Combat 3pm - 5pm

Come celebrate Summer with us at Cup of Swords Tavern in armor! Olympia Onslaught live armored combat begins at 3pm. You won't want to miss this! Ahhhhh, the soothing sound of clashing metal. Huzzah!

Blood on The Clocktower
Sunday May 26, 2024 at 4pm

Blood on the Clocktower is a game of murder and mystery, lies and logic, deduction and deception for five-to-twenty courageous players and one devious storyteller. A social game played in person, seated in a circle, each player receives either a ‘good’ or ‘evil’ token with their unique character on it. Good players share information to solve the mystery whilst evil players lie about who they are and what they know. The good team wins if they can piece together their knowledge, trust each other, and execute the demon. The evil team wins if the demon can sow distrust, evade detection, and wipe out the village. Join us if you dare!

Curlew's Call Performing Live
Saturday June 15, 2024 at 7pm
No Cover!

Curlew’s Call is a Celtic and Maritime band based in Olympia, WA. Garb up and celebrate with us. Huzzah!

Gully Performing Live
Saturday August 24, 2024
Performing Live at 7pm
No Cover!

Gully is an indie-folk band performing original music with layered harmonies, rhythmic acoustic guitar and bass, and stunning violin accents throughout. Come enjoy the talents of this local band and support your local artisans. @gully.band

Fables & Finery
Wednesday June 5, 2024 at 7pm

A costume and themed book club event hosted by A Court of Cedar and Salt PNW Bookish Events.