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.
4th July 2015, Aberdeen:
Held each year on the first Saturday in July, the Aberdeen Highland Games have become Aberdeen’s most spectacular event, drawing hundreds of people to the township every year to enjoy the festivities.
27th June - 5th July 2015, Ayrshire:
The Fairlie WW1 Roll of Honour names 126 men who left the village to serve in the Great War, including 16 who are also named on the Fairlie War Memorial.
11th July 2015, Moray:
Create your own mixed-media artwork combining acrylic paints with textiles.
11th July 2015, Stirling area:
The highlight of the summer’s events in the county of Clackmannanshire, the games feature the full range of traditional events, including athletics, cycling, highland dancing, heavy weight events and - the crowning glory of games day - the four hill races run over Torry.
18th July 2015, Northern Highlands:
Held in beautiful Wester Ross in the North West Highlands of Scotland, Lochcarron Highland Games feature the traditional mixture of heavy events, track and field, plus highland dancing and piping displays.
18th July 2015, Loch Lomond:
Loch Lomond Highland Games are a traditional Scottish Highland Games situated in the village of Balloch at the southern end of Loch Lomond.
18th July 2015, Inverness:
Featuring track and field events, displays and family entertainment, the Games are a highlight of the Highland capital’s summer calendar.
18th July 2015, Argyll:
Piping, highland dancing, heavy and track and field events - in a beautiful rural setting.
19th July 2015, Aberdeen & Grampian:
Events include: Running, Heavy Weights, Solo Piping, Highland Dance.
19th July 2015, Argyll & Bute:
The Gathering takes place at Howie Park in Rosneath which is situated on the shores of the Gareloch near Helensburgh in Argyll & Bute, approximately 30 miles north of Glasgow.