Charleston Scottish Games and Highlands Gathering – November 3

The Games

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The 47th Annual
Charleston Scottish Games & Highland Gathering
Saturday • November 3 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
at Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant, SC

Piping & Drumming and Bands Competition
Inaugural Southern USA Pipe Band Championship (grade III)
“The Ellice & Rosa McDonald Memorial Trophy Targe”
Clan Donald Lands Trust (CDLT)

Scottish Heavy Athletic Competitions
The Sheaf Toss, the Stone of Strength, and of course, the Caber Toss, performed by professional and amateur athletes from across the Southeast.

Highland Dancing Competitions
Inaugural Lowcountry Best Male Dancer Competition
“Colonel John MacDonnell of Lochgarry Memorial Targe”
Clan Donald Lands Trust (CDLT)

Scottish Fiddle Competition
Best Senior Lowcountry Fiddle Championship
“Bishop Faber MacDonald Memorial Trophy”
Clan Donald Lands Trust (CDLT)

Children’s Activities
Games, Crafts, and Culture for the 12-and-under set.
Appearance by Ronald McDonald

Border Collie Demonstrations

Rain or Shine Event
No Pets Please

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(image credit:  Scottish Society of Charleston website)