The 15th Annual Blairsville Scottish Festival & Highland Games

Community

June 9th and 10th – 9am to 5 pm

THIS WEEKEND AT MEEKS PARK
Location:
Meeks Park (1/2 mile west of Blairsville off Hwy. 515W)
11 Pool Lane
Blairsville, GA
Date/Time Information:
June 9th & 10th, 2018
9am – 5pm
Fees/Admission:
Adults $10 per day or $15 for 2 days
Children 12 & under FREE
Pay at the gate or online.
SO MUCH TO DISCOVER
Discover Your Clan
Highland music, dancing and food with a Scottish flair. Watch border collies herd sheep and falcons swoop down on “prey” or check your roots at the Heritage Tent. Children can compete in their own Highland games. For the “wee ones” there’s face painting, train rides. The weekend includes a Kilted golf classic, Ceilidh party, Kilted Mile Run, Clan Tug of War, Bonniest Knees Contest.
Children’s Activities
Children’s activities at the Blairsville Scottish Festival provide a fun and safe way for children to learn about all things Scottish. Activities are geared towards children ages 3-13. Twelve and under are FREE!
LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS
The Fort New Inverness Garrison is located in Atlanta, GA and strives to preserve the memory and role of our Regiment in North American History.
Pipes and Drums
Some of the pipes and drums at the festival:
  • The Atholl Highlanders Pipes and Drums USA
  • North Georgia Pipes & Drums
  • John Mohr Mackintosh Pipes & Drums
  • Alhambra Highlander Pipes & Drums
  • Appalachian Saint Andrew’s Pipes and Drums
MUSIC
Music is a big part of the Scottish Festival. As you stroll around Meeks Park, you will hear all kinds of music including scheduled concerts and informal jam sessions. Feel free to bring your instrument and join in!
ANCIENT SCOTTISH WEAPONRY
WORKSHOPS
AND SO MUCH MORE…
Come out and discover one of Blairsville’s greatest festivals. We hope to see you there!
And don’t forget to check out this schedule of events!

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