Penticton Scottish Festival

Event Dates:
  • Sat July 1, 2017 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Event Cost: 5-10.00
  • Event PDF: Download
  • Social Media:

Come out to Kings Park for the 4th Annual Penticton Scottish Festival!

Celebrate your heritage on Canada’s birthday with all things Scottish. Competitions in bagpipes & drums, highland dancing, sheep dogs & Scottish heavy events like the iconic caber toss. Family friendly, beverage garden, clan exhibits & food vendors.

We are very pleased to be able to keep the historic Penticton Highland Games calendar date of the first Saturday in July on the Highland Games circuit that extends not only throughout BC, Alberta and the North West USA but also across Canada.

Admission is:

Free for ages 5 years & Under
$5.00 for ages 6-15 years
$10.00 for ages 16 years & Over

Schedule for the day is as follows:

8:00 am – Highland Dance Competition Begins
8:30 am – Solo Piping & Drumming Competition Begins
9:00 am – Heavy Events Competition Begins
10:00 am – Stock Dog Competition
11:00 am – Celtic Kids Zone Opens
11:00 am – Mainstage Entertainment Begins
12:00 noon – Beer Gardens Open
12:30 pm – Official Opening Ceremonies,  Massed Bands & Massed Fling
1:00 pm – Stock Dog Competition
2:30 pm – Pipe Band Competition Begins
3:30 pm – Stock Dog Competition
4:30 pm – Official Closing Ceremony & Massed Bands
5:00 pm – Celtic Ceilidh in the Park

For more information visit