Loxwood Joust

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Two weekends of mediaeval mayhem!
5, 6, 12 & 13  August 2017. 10am-6pm daily.

Step back in time and experience the verve and vigour of a world where lives were harsh and hearts were passionate at this unique, fun and educational day out for all the family!


Take a look at our Instagram feed to see Loxwood Joust in all its glory



The hazy sun lays shadows lithe and long across a midsummer meadow. People gather to wait and watch, idly feasting on roasted hog and ale. Suddenly, the laughter and chatter is silenced by the thunder of hooves and the furious snorting of horses. The air is pierced by the screech of battle cry and the clashing of sword upon sword…


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The Loxwood Joust takes place in the heart of the West Sussex countryside.

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Learning Zones

Learning Zones are fun, interactive talks that take place around the festival. Get your taste buds tingling with some mediaeval recipes, and find out about crime and punishment in the middle ages from The Executioner.

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Feast your eyes on coverage of previous year’s events.

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Save money with advanced tickets! Adult £12, Child (4-14) £6. Gate prices £15 and £7.

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Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Here’s what others are saying about the Loxwood Joust

“What a fantastic day, my boy has not stopped talking about it since he woke up.
Definitely going next year.” MP

“Just got home, we had an amazing day! Kids said it was the best day ever, even better than Disneyland!
The jousting was breathtaking! A wicked day had by everyone, thank you!” SH

“Fantastic day. So well organised. The joust, Mediaeval Baebes, the music, the stalls – everything!” TE

“Excellent day out and can’t wait til next year now, money well spent. Has reawakened my young son’s love of knights
and he’s now attempting to recreate a battle with daddy at home!” JG