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Inspiration for Your Weekend - KNIGHT TOURNAMENT

Hosted by the Consul of the Frankfurt West Side Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 28 May 11:00 - Sun 29 May 18:00

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Dear all,

If you still don't have plans for your weekend, I would like to inspire you with an idea....
How about the Knight Tournament at the Castle Ruins in Königstein/ Taunus?
It is not far away from Frankfurt and you can reach the destination not only by car but also with public transport.

At the Königstein Knights' Tournament at the Königstein castle ruins, you can experience the Middle Ages up close at the medieval market with weaponsmiths, leatherworkers, soapmakers and more, or as a spectator at the knightly battle for glory and honor.

Saturday, 28 May Protected content to 23:00)
12:00 ceremonial opening of the market in the courtyard
15:00 Knights' tournament with visitors' children from the audience as helping squires
21:00 Night tournament by torchlight

Sunday, May 29, Protected content a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
12:30 a.m. jousting tournament
16:00 knight tournament

Medieval market, music, jugglery and camp life on all days!
Tickets are available at the box office at the castle gate or in advance at the spa and city/tourist information Königstein

One of the past events are available on YouTube, if you wanna check if the event meets your expectations:
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Unfortunately I am off at the time of this event so I will not be able to join you. Still, I think it is important to know what is going on in the neigbourhood and have the chance to pick from our options.

Have a nice weekend!