Community events in Scotland - what’s on
Community spirit is strong in Scotland. Towns and villages all over the country take great pride in the events they host – as a celebration of friendship and true Scottish traditions.
1st August 2014, Northern Highlands:
The Dornoch Highland Gathering began in 1887 and, with the exception of the war years, has been a focal point of the summer every year since - a day when old friends meet and new acquaintances are made.
2nd August 2014, Aboyne:
The Games take place on the Aboyne Green, situated in the centre of the village, on the first Saturday in August.
2nd August 2014, Fife:
Events include: Running, Cycling, Heavy Weights, Solo Piping, Wrestling, Highland Dance plus special events.
2nd August 2014, Northern Highlands:
Events include: Running, Heavy Weights, Solo Piping, Light Field, Highland Dance.
23rd July - 2nd August 2014, Fife:
Taking place in a variety of locations in the picturesque village of Crail, the festival features something for everyone.
3rd August 2014, Stirling Area:
Bridge of Allan is one of Scotland’s premier Highland Games attracting crowds of between 10,000 and 15,000.
6th August 2014, Isle of Skye:
One of the highlights of the Isle of Skye calendar, the Games are enjoyed by both locals and visitors alike who attend in their thousands.
8th August 2014, Northern Highlands:
Events include: Running, Heavy Weights, Solo Piping, Light Field and Highland Dance, plus Special events.
9th August 2014, Perthshire:
Combining an agricultural show with a traditional Highland games, this event takes place by the River Tay surrounded by glorious countryside.
9th August 2014, Northern Highlands:
Events include: Running, Cycling, Heavy Weights, Solo Piping, Light Field, Highland Dance.