The Joust of the North



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? Also 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. This exciting and fun filled family activity is free with admission to Alnwick Castle! Please check the ‘What’s On’ board upon arrival for timings and locations, as these can vary.

**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.

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Dogs / pets allowed at The Joust of the North Family event Event Pet friendly
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