Summer Jousting Tournament

18th - 20th August

Join us this summer for an epic Jousting Tournament on the South Lawn with the 'Knights of Arkley' and their mighty steeds.

From the 18th-20th August, a spectacular battle will take place at Blenheim Palace with a mighty jousting tournament on the South Lawn featuring 'The Knights of Arkley'.

If you are looking for an unforgettable day out, there is no better place than here at Blenheim Palace. Join ‘The Knights of Arkley’ on the South Lawn for a momentous jousting battle sure to thrill the whole family.

Gallant knights and their noble steeds will battle for glory in a spectacular jousting tournament charging in the traditional tilt, and battling on foot with the mighty mace and quarter staff.

Summer Jousting Tournament
Summer Jousting Tournament

Even more acitivities...

The weekend will be further packed with action and entertainment for all the family, including birds of prey displays, 'have-a-go' archery, dragon puppet shows a Jester and Juggler. 

Bring a picnic or indulge in burgers, pizza, ice cream, Pimms and champagne from our catering pitches. Alternatively, lots of other options will be available in our cafés. 

Take a look at the timetable of events and start planning your day:

 11.15   Jester Entertainment
 12.00  Birds of Prey in the Main Arena 
 12.30  Jousting Tournament  
 14.30  Birds of Prey in the Main Arena
 15.00  Jousting Tournament
 15.45  Jester Entertainment

 Please note: Dogs are not permitted at this event with the exception of assistance dogs. 

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