Hold a New Tournament
Reason: held annually
Events: melee fighting, races, magical duels and team fighting
Style: round robin / points-based
Length: five days
Awards: first place and an honorable mention
Top Prizes: enchanted equipment
Crowd: locals and foreigners
Betting: unofficial - almost encouraged
Other Entertainment: local bards, professional hecklers, magic shows and acrobats and jugglers
Competitors of interest:
The musclebound brute who has already made a few enemies.
The wandering fighter who is very good.
The showy mage who is all talk.
The odd foreigner who is surprisingly agile.
The devoted cleric who has an ulterior motive for competing.
The local favourite who is fiercly competetive.