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Schedule Of Events

**Times shown are approximate and subject to change. Contact committee members for further information.

Friday June 16th

  • 6:30pm - 10:00pm:


    Tug of the Tartans - Tug of War Competition

    Entertainment: The Busker Brothers, Madman's Window

Saturday June 17th

  • 8:30am - 12:00pm:

    Solo Amateur & Professional Piping & Drumming Competitions

    Piobaireachd Competitions at St. Peter's Church

  • 9:00am:

    Highland Dancing Competition at the Band Shell

    Canadian Men's Amateur Heavy Event Competitions in Main Arena

    Victoria Market (Food & Merchandise Vendors) open

    Shakespeare Street Theatre - visit their booth during the day to hear Shakespeare readings and information about their next production

    Clan Corner open

  • 11:00am:

    Refreshment area opens

    Serving Scotch, Beer, Wine, Coolers, Pop, Water & Crisps

  • 12:00pm:

    Official Welcoming Ceremonies with Dignitaries

    2017 Chieftain of the Games - Ken Shaw of CTV

    National Anthems
    First parade of the Massed Pipes and Drums
    Massed Highland Fling

  • 1:00pm - 4:30pm:

    Grades 1-5 Pipe Band Competition

    Presentation of Medals for the Morning Dance competitors at the Bandshell

  • 1:30pm:

    Continuation of the Heavy Event Competitions

    Afternoon Highland Dance Competition commences, with presentation of medals at its completion

  • 5:00pm:

    Closing Ceremonies

    Final Parade of Massed Bands
    March Past of Bands
    Presentation of Heavy Event & Pipe Bands Trophies & Medals
    Highland Games Raffle Draw

  • 6:00pm - 11:00pm

    FREE Admission
    Erin's Marlore – Refreshment Tent
    Old Man Flanagan's Ghost - Refreshment Tent

grading Dancers Tosser Drummers The Sheaf Old Man Flanagan's Ghost Erin's Marlore