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Capital District Scottish Games

Some photos from the Scottish games we went to on Sunday! It rained for part of the time we were there, so I didn’t see as much of the pipe bands as I wanted to!!


Scotland Highland Games 2014

Traveling again to Kalamazoo, Michigan to see the Scotland Highland Games.  One of our friends is a clan member (doesn’t that sound strange to say in today’s society?) so we went to watch him perform in this annual event.  461 more words

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7.26 Roosevelt Bull Moose Festival, Scottish Highland Games And Kirkland Classic Car Show

July is the best month around Western Washington to discover all of our excellent neighborhoods because just about every one is having a party!

This coming weekend, July 25 through July 27th, take in North Seattle area of Roosevelt and their  38 more words


Grandfather Mountain: The TRUE Seven Nation Army and the Scotch-American Woodstock

As far as Scottish Games on this side of the pond go, Grandfather Mountain is patriarchal not just in name only. While in recent years, young upstarts such as the Greenville Scottish Games, have shared the spotlight with visits from Prince Edward and regional bagpiping competitions, over 30,000 of the nation’s stoic and not-so-stoic clansmen, telephone-pole tossing athletes, sheepherders, possible Game of Thrones extras, New Age Druids, Irish/Scottish musicians and music aficionados like myself pilgrimage every year to set up camp on the Mountain for the weekend. 702 more words