Hold a New Tournament
Reason: celebrating a recent event
Events: throwing (javelins, etc) and archery
Length: two days
Awards: first, second and third place
Top Prizes: enchanted equipment
Crowd: cheers for specific competitors
Betting: unofficial - rigged odds
Other Entertainment: local bards, staged exhibitions and hired bards
Competitors of interest:
The proud youth who is frighteningly fast.
The foreign savage who is all talk.
The menacing sorceror who came from nowhere.
The wandering fighter who is very good.
The gangly youth who knows quite a few unorthodox tricks.
The odd foreigner who is rumored to not always fight fair.