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.
31st May 2014, Perthshire:
Visitors to the Games can enjoy a full list of events including throwing the hammer, tossing the caber, putting the shot, tug o’ war, athletics, track and field events and dancing, plus side shows, trade and refreshment stands.
1st June 2014, Fife:
Traditional Highland Games including dancing, pipe bands, fun runs, cycling, stalls and children’s entertainment.
7th June 2014, Argyll:
Come and enjoy the huge variety of events the games have to offer, including running, heavy weights, solo piping, wrestling and highland dance.
7th June 2014, Aberdeenshire:
The Cornhill Highland Games includes Heavyweight Championship events, Tug O War, Open Highland Dancing Competition, Pipe Band, Children’s Races, Track and Field events, Stalls and Refreshments.
7th June 2014, Lanarkshire:
Highland games with piping and highland dancing competitions, plus heavy events and athletics programme.
8th June 2014, Ayrshire:
Situated on the West Coast of Scotland, around 30 miles south west of Glasgow, Ardrossan has hosted a highland games since 1979.
8th June 2014, Angus:
Strathmore Highland Games are held in the picturesque setting of Glamis Castle, childhood home of the Late Queen Mother.
14th June 2014, East Dunbartonshire:
This is a great day out for families, with lots of attractions and events including, running, heavy weights, wrestling and highland dance.
14th June 2014, Fife:
The Games include running, cycling, solo piping, pipe band contest, light field, hill race, highland dance, plus special events.
14th June 2014, Perth:
Join Breast Cancer Care at Scone Palace on a guided 10 or 20 mile walk in beautiful countryside and support people living with breast cancer.