Scottish Axe Throwing Open

5 May 2019 - 09:30 to 18:00

Join us for an action packed day on Sunday 5th May when we will be hosting the Scottish Axe Throwing Open in the grounds here at Scone Palace. This exciting event will see competitors of all ages, experience and nationalities fight it our to be crowned champions. 

In addition to watching the Axe Throwing Open, there will be an opportunity for visitors to try it for themselves!

The day will also include entertainment from the Scottish Knights League who will be demonstrating their medieval combat skills, and there will be music from the famous Scottish tribal band, Clann an Drumma.

We will also have the Strathleven Artizans who will be bringing Scottish history to life with their Robert the Bruce reenactments and historical talks, a little light entertainment courtesy of 'Blackadder' and the Regal Storytellers.  

A food village and bar will provide a selection of light refreshments in addition to our in-house coffee shop. There will also be a small selection of stalls selling 'medieval' merchandise for adults and children alike!



10.00am - 12.00pm - Double Handed Heats

12.00pm - 1.00pm - Double Handed finals

1.00pm - 2.00pm - Have A Go!

2.00pm - 3.30pm - Single Handed Heats and Final

3.30pm - 4.00pm - Have A Go!

4.00pm - 6.00pm - Team Event



 11.00am - 11.45am - Polearm (male)

11.15am - 11.45am - Sword and Shield (male)

12.00pm - 12.15pm - Soft Kit 3v3 Bohurt

12.15pm - 12.30pm - Sword and Sheild (female)

12.30pm - 12.45pm - Longsord (male)

1.30pm - 2.00pm - Soft Kit Sword and Shield (mixed)

2.00pm - 2.15pm - Longsword (female)

2.15pm - 2.45pm - 3v3 Bohurt

3.00pm - 3.15pm - All v All Soft Kit

3.30pm - 4.00pm - All v All