Highland Games are a way of celebrating Scottish and Celtic culture and heritage. Games events include competitions in Highland dance, bag pipe & drum and the awesome Heavy Athletics, such as tossing the caber. Other activities include Scottish food, craft vendors and hosted tent displays by many, many Clans. Contemporary Celtic musical bands perfom as well as classical music and of course, the bag pipers on parade. Some Games feature other events like sheep-herding dog competitions, children's activity area, British car shows and sampling adult beverages. Plan to come out and enjoy one of these family-oriented festivals near you.
DUE TO THE COVID 19 VIRUS RISKS, TRUE HIGHLAND GAMES HAVE BEEN CANCELED ACROSS THE USA FOR THE REMAINDER OF 2020.