Festival Details - "Ligonier Highland Games"...
Start: Saturday, September 18, 2021 8:00AM
End: Saturday, September 18, 2021 5:30PM
Idlewild Park in scenic Ligonier is the perfect place to host this outdoor celebration of all things Scottish! As you wander the leafy paths of the park, you can sample Scottish food, music, games, and more – all in one day! Open-air pavilions provide shade for competitions and exhibitions of Highland dance, harp, fiddling, and Gaelic Mod (a competition involving Gaelic song, music, poetry and storytelling. The large open field at the end of Idlewild Park allows you to cheer on the athletes, hear a pipe band, or watch as the members of the gathered Clans parade around the field.
Come out to enjoy this celebration of Scottish heritage:
• Piping, drumming, and pipe band exhibitions
• Scottish Harp and Fiddling workshops and competitions
• Traditional Scottish heavy athletic events (Caber toss, Braemar Stone Put, Hammer Throw and more!)
• Highland dancing competitions and Scottish country dancing demonstrations
• The timeless tradition of Gaelic Mod singing
• Children's games and Scottish storytelling
• Continuous music from professional Celtic performers on three stages
• Celtic vendors – from food to jewelry to an amazing array of tartan items
• Clan and genealogy tents – explore the history of the clans and your own Scottish roots.
The Low Kings, Celtic Rock
Sean Patrick Regan, Piper
Cahal Dunne, singer/songwriter/storyteller
Melinda Crawford Trio, fiddler
Richpatrick Celtic Music, traditional and contemporary Irish, Scottish, and popular music
Abbots Cross, traditional and modern Celtic
Sue Tillotson & Jim Cunningham, Scottish, Irish, Breton, and Contra Dance
Barra the Bard, Scottish storytelling – appearing at the Ligonier Highland Games for the 30th time!
Idlewild Park, Route 30 Ligonier, PA, 15658.
Admission (Day of the Games):
• Adults $20.00
• Seniors (55+) $18
• Youth (11-17) $5.oo
• Children (10 & under) Free
ALL MAJOR CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS ACCEPTED. Free Parking!
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