Join us for the ultimate in competitive historical combat as 4 teams, each of 12 fully armoured Knights, attempt to emerge victorious from a recreated "Crest Melee". There can be only 1 winning team, alliances will be made and broken,as the combatants, overseen by the Knight Marshall and his Heralds, fight with shield and club to knock Crests from helmets in a genuine contest of skill and strength. Meet the teams as they prepare for battle and take your place amongst fellow supporters! Enjoy performances of period music and visit living history encampments throughout the day.
Tickets will be available to purchase online in advance (see below), and at the event site on the day.
Ticket price includes entry to event and Carisbrooke Castle.