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Arm Wrestling Competition.

Arm Wrestling Competition.

Visit in September to see the rich culture, traditions, & history of Scotland on full display at the Highland Games & Festival at Loon Mountain Resort, in Lincoln, NH. Enjoy the pageantry and excitement of piping & drumming, pipe band, highland dancing, fiddle, harp, sheep dog, & Scottish athletic competitions. Scotland’s cultural history comes to life in living history encampments. Explore the clan village;  admire the tartans and crafts. Performers will be playing traditional & modern…

Visit in September to see the rich culture, traditions, & history of Scotland on full display at the Highland Games & Festival at Loon Mountain Resort, in Lincoln, NH. Enjoy the pageantry and excitement of piping & drumming, pipe band, highland dancing, fiddle, harp, sheep dog, & Scottish athletic competitions. Scotland’s cultural history comes to life in living history encampments. Explore the clan village; admire the tartans and crafts. Performers will be playing traditional & modern…

Experience the Spirit of the Scots! World-class athletics, dance, music, children's games and more! For more than half a century, the Portland Highland Games is a day for sharing Scottish heritage and competition with the community of the greater Portland area on the third Saturday of July. The Portland Highland Games are a fun, family-friendly event with Scottish Highland music, athletics, dancing, piping and drumming competitions, and cultural activities including whiskey tasting.

Experience the Spirit of the Scots! World-class athletics, dance, music, children's games and more! For more than half a century, the Portland Highland Games is a day for sharing Scottish heritage and competition with the community of the greater Portland area on the third Saturday of July. The Portland Highland Games are a fun, family-friendly event with Scottish Highland music, athletics, dancing, piping and drumming competitions, and cultural activities including whiskey tasting.

Stone Mountain Highland Games- October 18 - October 19.  "This year thousands of Scots (even those that wish to be 'Scot for the Day') from around the world will don their family tartans and gather to greet old friends and make new ones too. Come and enjoy the Highland Athletic events, Highland Dancing, Piping and Drumming, Scottish Harping. Participate in the Scottish Country Dancing demonstrations, Kirking of the Tartans, Clan Challenge Athletic events and the Parade of Tartans..."

Stone Mountain Highland Games- October 18 - October 19. "This year thousands of Scots (even those that wish to be 'Scot for the Day') from around the world will don their family tartans and gather to greet old friends and make new ones too. Come and enjoy the Highland Athletic events, Highland Dancing, Piping and Drumming, Scottish Harping. Participate in the Scottish Country Dancing demonstrations, Kirking of the Tartans, Clan Challenge Athletic events and the Parade of Tartans..."

The Antigonish Highland Games are a celebration of Highland culture, tradition, competition, food and fun!    With a week jam-packed with fantastic events including archery, the caber toss, highland dancing, piping and drumming, a major concert, ceilidh, parade, and much, much more, this is an annual event you do not want to miss!   Learn more at their website and find out why these Games have been awesome since 1863: http://www.antigonishhighlandgames.ca/

The Antigonish Highland Games are a celebration of Highland culture, tradition, competition, food and fun! With a week jam-packed with fantastic events including archery, the caber toss, highland dancing, piping and drumming, a major concert, ceilidh, parade, and much, much more, this is an annual event you do not want to miss! Learn more at their website and find out why these Games have been awesome since 1863: http://www.antigonishhighlandgames.ca/

15 Reasons Why Scotland Must Be On Your Bucket List - SCOTTISH TOURIST Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, the kilt, and the heavy events, especially the caber toss. While centred on competitions in piping and drumming, dancing, and Scottish heavy athletics, the games also include entertainment and exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish and Gaelic culture.

15 Reasons Why Scotland Must Be On Your Bucket List - SCOTTISH TOURIST Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, the kilt, and the heavy events, especially the caber toss. While centred on competitions in piping and drumming, dancing, and Scottish heavy athletics, the games also include entertainment and exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish and Gaelic culture.

The height and weight of the caber makes it hard to control. - New Brunswick Highland Games

The height and weight of the caber makes it hard to control. - New Brunswick Highland Games

A young boy takes part in the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games Children's Caber Toss, Linville, North Carolina, United States, 2011, photograph by James Shaffer. The GMHG is a not-for-profit American organization that aims to foster and restore interest in traditional dancing, piping, drumming, athletic achievement, music, and Gaelic culture associated with Scottish life and history.

A young boy takes part in the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games Children's Caber Toss, Linville, North Carolina, United States, 2011, photograph by James Shaffer. The GMHG is a not-for-profit American organization that aims to foster and restore interest in traditional dancing, piping, drumming, athletic achievement, music, and Gaelic culture associated with Scottish life and history.

See the festivities at the 2015 San Diego Scottish Highland Games: Gathering of the Clans, Heavy Athletics, Triumph Car Display, Highland Dancing, Bands, Bag Piping and Drumming, and Sheep Dog Trials.

See the festivities at the 2015 San Diego Scottish Highland Games: Gathering of the Clans, Heavy Athletics, Triumph Car Display, Highland Dancing, Bands, Bag Piping and Drumming, and Sheep Dog Trials.

40th Annual Highland Games - Stone Mountain Park in Atlanta, GA

40th Annual Highland Games - Stone Mountain Park in Atlanta, GA

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