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Kingsville Highland Games | A Celebration of Scottish & Celtic Cuture

June 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Kingsville Highland Games

After 32 years, the Kingsville Highland Games, a celebration of Scottish and Celtic culture, will return to beautiful Lakeside Park on Saturday, June 22, 2019.

Hosted by the Town of Kingsville, the Kingsville Highland Games will once again grace the north shores of Lake Erie in a celebration of Scottish and Celtic culture. Last held here in 1987, the games attracted more than 6000 visitors.

Beautiful Lakeside Park provides the backdrop for the skirl of the bagpipes, the triumphant roars of the caber tossers and the spirited exuberance of the lithe and energetic highland dancers.

Tentative Schedule of Events

8:00 AM Breakfast at the Royal Canadian Legion
9:00 AM Opening Parade and Ceremonies
9:30 AM Clan Gathering
9:30 AM Local Artist Exhibition
9:30 AM Wood Carving Demonstrations
10:00 AM PPBSO Sanctioned Pipe and Drum Competitions
12:00 PM Highland Dance Competition
1:00 PM Heavy Event Competition
1:00 PM Lads and Lassies – Not So Heavy Events
2:00 PM Sheep Herding Demonstration
3:00 PM Mayor’s Haggis Hurl

The Kingsville Highland Games will begin it’s family fun and action packed day with the 5k Charity Kingsville Kilt Run, Walk and Wheelchair event.

During the evening following the Highland Games catch an exciting concert featuring Canada’s Celtic bagpipe rock band the Mudmen at the Lakeside Park Pavilion.

Tickets are not yet available for sale.

Kingsville Highland Games Tickets: $20
Children 12 and under are free

Ceilidh with the Mudmen Tickets: TBD
Evening Ceilidh Event restricted to adults 19 years and older

For more information email kingsvillegames@gmail.com, call 519-733-2305, or visit https://www.kingsville.ca

 

Details

Date:
June 22
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Lakeside Park
315 Queen St.
Kingsville, Ontario N9Y 1Y8 Canada
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