info for visitors

Welcome to our info page for visitors. We are really happy that you are interested in our event.

On the 11th and 12th of July in 2020, the 4th Thuringian Championship in historical medieval battle will be held as part of our 12th Ritter Recken Heldenspiele in Tambach-Dietharz. So we do not just offer an ordinary medieval market, but a gigantic all-in-one event.

What awaits you:

On both days

  • fairground filled with merchants for armor, garments, delicious treats and fancy drinks, jewelry, fur, leather goods, children’s toys and much more
  • whole city park and other areas filled with medieval camps
  • jugglery: with Tacki & Noisly and Schabernackrakeel
  • Children’s fencing with padded weapons
  • bird of prey demonstrations
  • group fights according to Codex “Tambach”


  • big arena: group fights in 5vs5 Buhurt with! 16! international teams
  • award ceremony
  • evening concert on Saturday with F.Misd
  • fire show


  • Profight Arena: Individual fights in four different weight classes
  • award ceremony

opening hours

  • Saturday: 11 am until midnight
  • Sunday: 11 am until 6 pm

entrance fee

  • 7 euros per person
  • children smaller than 1,50 meters: free

parking facilities

  • there is no official park car park for the event so please search for free parking places nearby


  • toilet trailer