Wednesday, August 8

3rd Annual Indianapolis Scottish Highland Games & Festival 2012 offers Scotch Whisky Tastings, Kilts and Clans

The 3rd annual Indianapolis Scottish Highland Games and Festival will be held Sat., Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at German Park, 8600 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis.
Presented by the Scottish Society of Indianapolis, the day features world class amateur athletes competing in the caber toss, hammer throw and sheath toss. Scottish and Celtic music, bagpipe soloists and other performers will perform throughout the day.

Events and Activities
 Mary Queen of Scots and her Court (the Tudor Rose Players)
Clans' ceremonial presentation of champions to Queen
40-50 world-class amateur athletes competing in Highland games
Live entertainment on 2 stages all day
8 Celtic bands
Pipe Bands
Fountain Trust Pipers
Roving entertainers
Highland dancers
Scottish cuisine
Scottish beer
Scotch whisky
Scotch whisky tastings
Scottish merchandise market
Youth activities
Clan tents
Bonniest knees contest
Haggis Toss
Highland Cows
*  Limited, Free Parking On-Site 
** Volunteer opportunities still available

Tickets: $12 adult/$6 child-advance at IndyScotGamesandFest.com; $15/$8-gate; active duty military (ID required) free, children 6 and under-free

Photos: Scottish Society of Indianapolis
Elizabeth J. Musgrave
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2 comments:

Arthur Wooten said...

And I'm PROUD to be Scottish!!!! Great piece.

Arthur Wooten said...

And I'm PROUD to be Scottish! Great piece.