Jousting Spectacular Comes to Caerlaverock Castle This Month

The sound of thundering hooves and the clashing of steel will be heard for miles in Dumfries and Galloway this July the 29th when Caerlaverock Castle see’s a spectacular jousting tournament being held in it’s grounds.

Picture Copyright Historic Scotland

You will be able to Witness incredible acts of bravery, Learn about medieval life, Meet the knights and retinue, Try hobby horse jousting, Practice the art of calligraphy and Make a magnificent knight’s helmet  when Historic Scotland hold there jousting tournament at Caerlaverock Castle, the medieval stronghold on the Solway Shore where noble knights will battle it out to be crowned champion.


Parking: For the jousting is located in the field next to the event. These spaces will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Please leave plenty of time to avoid disappointment.

Book online and in advance for a 10% discount. Family tickets also available.

Sat 29 Jul 2017

  • 12.30pm – 4.30pm
    • Free for Members (show your card on arrival).

Not a Member? Join Historic Scotland now

    • £12.00 Adult (16-59yrs)
    • £10.00 Concession (60yrs+)
    • £7.00 Child (5-15yrs)

Under 5s go free. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Buy tickets

Latest Articles