Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 8:00am


Grandfather Mountain
Highway 221 South
Linville, NC


The 63rd Annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games will be held July 12-15, 2018 at MacRae Meadows on Grandfather Mountain near Linville, NC.

July 15 schedule

8:00 AM MacRae Meadows Opens

Scottish Heavy Athletic Demonstration and Clinic

Prelude Music for Worship Service Begins

Scottish Worship Service Outside main gate, bring a folding chair. Includes Kirkin 'O' the Tartans.

Scottish Cultural Village

Children's Border Collie Demonstration on the main field.

Celtic Grove
Entertainment Begins

Parade of Tartans Guests of Honor & Distinguished Guests are introduced as all members of the sponsoring clans are invited to march in the parade behind the massed pipe bands.

Scottish Fiddling Workshop at the Harp Tent followed by a Jam session for fiddle and other instruments

Atlantic International Highland Dance Championship Competition

Competition takes place throughout the day for Scottish athletic events, sheep herding, kilted miles, children's events, Scottish country dancing, Scottish harps, Clan Tugs-of-War. Celtic Grove entertainment continues.

History & Genealogy Studies at Clan Tents

Sheep Herding Demonstration

4:00 PM Closing Ceremonies


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