Tournament of the Knights

17 - 18

Travel back through time and witness valiant knights, alongside brave squires, in thrilling displays of medieval combat.  

Join us for an action packed day out as the Warwick Warriors compete in epic battle for the title of champion in the Tournament of the Knights.


Highlights Include:


  • Exhilarating and authentic displays of fighting
  • Cheer on noble or villainous knights
  • Have-a-go archery and artillery
  • Medieval games and entertainment
  • Music from the Minstrels de Clare
  • Practice your circus skills



Tickets Available Now Prices Castle Key Holders*
Adult £7.00 £5.00
Child (Aged 5-16)** £5.00 £3.00
Senior £6.00 £4.00
Under 5s FREE  

Please Note: Event ticket does not include entry to the Castle Apartments, the Keep, Firing Line or an audio guide
* A valid Castle Key must be presented alongside ticket for entry to the site
** Children aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult


10:30 The Issue and Acceptance of the Challenge – Choose your Champion! (Combat Arena)
11:00 Archery Competition (Archery Arena on the Castle Green)
12:00 Round 1 – Knight versus Knight –  Sword Combat (Combat Arena)
13:30 The Dressing of the Knight (The Knights’ Encampment)
14:00 Round 2 – Skill at Arms – Polearm and Crest Melee (Combat Arena)
15:00 Round 3 – Knight versus Knight – The Strongest Survives (Combat Arena)
16:00 Grand Mêlée & Presentation of the Winner (Combat Arena)


Saturday, 17 August
Sunday, 18 August
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
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