A listing of jousting clubs in the area can be found at www.geocities.com/marylandjousting and www.nationaljousting.com/clubs.htm. Here are some upcoming jousting events:

Aug. 28, Port Republic, Md.

Calvert County Joust and Dinner, 3100 Broomes Island Rd., noon. 410-586-0565.

Sept. 11, Pylesville, Md.

St. Mary's Church Joust and Chicken Dinner, St. Mary's Church Road, noon. 410-692-9247.

Sept. 12, Easton, Md.

Saddle Friends Joust, Easton VFW, 1 p.m. 410-820-7751.

Sept. 18, Fairplay, Md.

Western Maryland Jousting Club Championship Joust, Fairplay Ruritan Grounds, noon. 401-820-7751.

Sept. 18, Fawn Grove, Pa.

Pennsylvania State Jousting Championship and Picnic, Bald Eagle Creek Farm, 11 a.m. 717-428-1374.

Sept. 19, Ridgely, Md.

Eastern Shore Jousting Association Ridgely Joust, Martin Sutton Park, 1 p.m. 410-479-0565.

Sept. 21, Frederick, Md.

The Frederick Fair Jousting Expo, Fair Grounds, 2 p.m. 301-834-7488.

Sept. 25, Tappahannock, Va.

Triple Crown Jousting Tournament, Aylett County Day School, noon. 434-386-4113.

Sept. 25, Glen Arm, Md.

Amateur Jousting Club of Maryland Championship Joust, Glen Arm Field, 11 a.m. 717-382-4589.

Sept. 25, Queen Anne, Md.

Eastern Shore Jousting Association Pre-Championship Joust, Tuckahoe Equestrian Center, 10 a.m. 410-364-5172.

Oct. 2, Darlington, Md.

Maryland State Jousting Championship and Darlington Apple Festival, 10 a.m. 410-692-9247.

Oct. 2, Scottsville, Va.

Virginia State Jousting Championship, Mona Banton Farm, noon. 434-983-2989.

Oct. 9, Purcellville, Va.

National Jousting Championships, Franklin Park, 10 a.m. 434-983-2989.