Dover Castle Jousting Tournament 2017

This year, Dover Castle put on their first Jousting Tournament event, to our delight. We attended on the first day, and were blown away by the phenomenal level of entertainment. There were four knights for the crowd to support. We told Kaylah that we are in the South, so a pennant flag was purchased for our man in red. The crowd was gathered thick and expectant, and we were not disappointed. Here are some shots from our vantage point high above the arena.

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12 Comments

  1. Wow looks amazing! Jousting is such an intriguing sport.

  2. Fabulous photos! Looked like a great day!

  3. Fantastic photos I love watching jousting with the kids. We normally have a local display in the summer to go to. 🙂

    • That’s so lucky! This was our first ever one so we are hoping they come back. It is fabulous!

  4. Brilliant photo! Looks like you had an amazing day!

    • Thank you! Yes, it was a fantastic day. Really pleased we went, and hoping they come back for more!

  5. I’ve always wanted to watch some jousting! Never seem to be in the right place at the right time! Fabulous images x

    • Thank you! Hopefully an event might pop up near you eventually that you are able to attend. x

  6. This looks like a great day out, lots of action to watch and you had a great vantage point too.

    • It was a fantastic day! We have really made a good choice having passes for the Castle, as events like this are literally around the corner for us! We are hoping they come back for another visit. x

  7. Looks like a really fun thing to go watch! I’ve always loved visiting castles and seeing stuff like this.

  8. Fabulous pictures. Fun to watch. Action packed and looks so dangerous too. They must be very brave.

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