Glengarry Highland GamesAug 4, 2023
Since the first Games were held in 1948, the people of Glengarry have extended close to a million welcomes to visitors who come to see what is estimated to be one of the largest Highland Games in the world. Thousands of people find themselves drawn each year to Maxville to witness an outstanding display of music, dance, sports, fiddling, pageantry, and tradition.
This year’s edition of the Highland Games is jam-packed with events and activities for the whole family. Take in competitions like the Canadian Armed Forces Primary Reserve Tug of War, Heavyweights, Highland Broadsword, Highland Dancing, Piobaireachd, Piping and Drumming, and Rugby. There are countless other events like children’s activities, live music, Clans, a Golf Tournament, Harp Workshop, Kilt Run, Official Ceremonies, Scottish Fiddling, Tartan Ball and Tattoo.
See you at the Games!
For additional information on the Highland Games, including ticket info, make sure to the visit the Highland Games website.
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