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Scottish Festival

The Penticton Scottish Festival Society is very pleased to announce that we will be hosting

The 6th Annual Penticton Scottish Festival and Highland Games on July 6, 2019.

King’s Park, 550 Eckhardt Ave 

The Penticton Scottish Festival,  is a one-day event that combines a traditional Scottish Highland Games of musical and athletic competition with a Celtic cultural expo, entertainment, and family fun.

Competitive events such as Highland Dancing, Solo Bagpiping, and Drumming, and Heavy Events (stone put, hammer throw, sheaf toss, caber toss) all begin at 9 am and massed pipe bands highlight the official opening at 12:30.

Pipe bands compete & perform beginning at 2:30 pm. All competitive events continue throughout the day until 4 pm, for the awards ceremony and another massed pipe band.

Central Okanagan Dog Agility Club compete/perform shows through the day, as do the Society of Creative Anachronism (knights in armor), Naramata Scottish Country Dancers and more.

Whisky Tasting Classes are held through the afternoon. Our on-site food vendors and beverage area will keep you well fed and hydrated, and the

Kids Zone from 11-3 will keep the wee ones entertained with face painting, flag making crafts, bouncy castle, the Haggis Hurl, and the Kids Caber Toss.

Dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair as grandstand seating is limited.

Tickets are available at the gates (debit and credit cards accepted)

  • Adults 19+  $15.00
  • Seniors 65+ & Youths 13 -18 yrs  $12.00
  •  Children 6 – 12  $5.00
  •  Children 5 yrs and under Free.