Hold a New Tournament
Reason: sponsored by an organization
Events: martial arts, jousting and fencing
Style: round robin / points-based
Length: one day
Awards: first and second place
Top Prizes: largely symbolic (trophies, etc)
Crowd: mostly intoxicated
Betting: official and unofficial
Other Entertainment: acrobats and jugglers and local bards
Competitors of interest:
The precocious commoner who came from nowhere.
The flirtatious bard who is surprisingly agile.
The musclebound brute who practices an usual style.
The odd foreigner who has quite a few fans.
The gangly youth who has many rivals.
The jaded warrior who is frighteningly fast.