Joust of the North at Alnwick Castle

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Attend one of Northern England's most thrilling spectacles as armoured knights engage in full combat on horseback.

Witness the drama, pageantry and passion as masterful knights and their trusty steeds battle valiantly to defend their honour, in this gripping 15th Century Jousting Tournament. Come and see who will be victorious in Alnwick Castle's authentic display of chivalry and courage!

In between these spectacular performances, why not discover more of medieval England? On top of our daily programme of events we also have the following activities taking place during the Joust of the North:

Jesting with Zooted
Birds of Prey Displays
Harry Hotspur the Rolling Horse

This incredible spectacle takes place between the 1st and 5th of August.


**DISCLAIMER**
Please note:
Sensible footwear is required (trainers or walking boots are advisable) due to the steep and uneven surfaces leading to and from the Arena.
Alcohol or glass is not permitted under any circumstances.
This outdoor event is weather dependent. In the unlikely event that cancellation occurs, a provision of 2 demonstrative talks will be allocated as a replacement.

Opening Times

Season (1 Aug 2020 - 5 Aug 2020)
DayTimes
Saturday10:0016:30
Sunday10:0016:30
Monday10:0016:30
Tuesday10:0016:30
Wednesday10:0016:30

Guide Prices

free with general admission

 

 

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