Sunday 4th September 2016
Events Commence at 10:00am.

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The annual Games, a blend of spectacle and fun, take place on the first Sunday after the first Saturday in September in beautiful Perthshire.

The games this year will be held on Sunday 4th September at Bogles Field, Essendy Road, Blairgowrie. PH10 6QU

We are always open to comments and happy to answer any questions you might have, so feel free to get in touch via the Contact Us page.

Whether you're a local visitor or a tourist from overseas, you'll find a very warm Highland welcome awaits you.

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As we are a voluntary organisation we rely on donations and sponsorship. If you would like to support our Highland Games there are different ways you can really help. By donation, sponsoring, advertising or perhaps become a committee member or helper on the day.

We would be delighted to hear from you !


What Are The Scottish Highland Games?

Highland games are events held throughout the year in Scotland and other countries as a way of celebrating Scottish and Celtic culture and heritage, especially that of the Scottish Highlands. Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, the kilt, and the heavy events, especially the caber toss. While centred on competitions in piping and drumming, dancing, and Scottish heavy athletics, the games also include entertainment and exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish and Gaelic culture.

Source: Wikipedia article on Highland Games



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