Hold a New Tournament
Reason: held bi-annually
Events: magical duels, team fighting, races and martial arts
Style: round robin / points-based
Length: one week
Awards: first place and an honorable mention
Top Prizes: small sums of money
Crowd: will applaud any good effort
Betting: unofficial - fair odds
Other Entertainment: magic shows, a storytelling contest, professional hecklers and acrobats and jugglers
Competitors of interest:
The wandering fighter who is suspected of cheating.
The foreign noble who is relatively well-known.
The arrogant knight who is highly talented.