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.
6th June 2015, Lanarkshire:
Highland games with piping and highland dancing competitions, plus heavy events and athletics programme.
6th June 2015, Falkirk:
Join us and abseil 100ft off the iconic Falkirk Wheel – the world’s first and only rotating boat lift.
7th June 2015, Fife:
Traditional Highland Games including dancing, pipe bands, fun runs, cycling, stalls and children’s entertainment.
13th June 2015, East Dunbartonshire:
This is a great day out for families, with lots of attractions and events including, running, heavy weights, wrestling and highland dance.
13th June 2015, Fife:
The Games include running, cycling, solo piping, pipe band contest, light field, hill race, highland dance, plus special events.
14th June 2015, Angus:
Strathmore Highland Games are held in the picturesque setting of Glamis Castle, childhood home of the Late Queen Mother.
14th June 2015, Ayrshire:
Situated on the West Coast of Scotland, around 30 miles south west of Glasgow, Ardrossan has hosted a highland games since 1979.
13th/14th June 2015, Edinburgh:
This is one party you won’t want to miss.
20th June 2015, Aberdeenshire:
Traditional highland games with heavy and light events, highland dancing, tug o’ war, caber and pipe bands, plus craft fair, children’s entertainment, trade stands and fun fair.
27th June 2015, Royal Deeside:
Come and watch the athletes as they compete in the heavy and light events and listen to the glorious pipe bands.