Schedule of Events


          Highland-Games-2015

          2016 Edinboro Highland Games & Scottish Festival

          THURSDAY, September 8, 2016

          Sprague Farm & Brewery, Venango, Pa.

          6 – 9 p.m.................... Tiger Maple String Band, Festival Fiddlers and Harpers, and Single Malt Whisky Tasting (NEW!)        

          FRIDAY, September 9, 2016

          Various Venues in Edinboro, Pa.

          3 – 6 p.m.................... Scottish & Celtic Harp SHOWCASE, First United Presbyterian Church (Route 6N)

          6 p.m......................... Fiddle Workshop, Frank G. Pogue Student Center (open to all)

          7 p.m......................... Regional Scottish Fiddle Championships, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          7 p.m......................... Chelsea House Orchestra & Dinner, Riverside Inn, Cambridge Springs, Pa.

          8 p.m......................... Calling of the Clans, Bonfire & Drum Circle Gazebo Lawns

          SATURDAY, September 10, 2016

          Edinboro University

          All Day....................... Photo Contest, All Festival

          7:45 – 8:30 a.m.......... Fiddle and Harp Competition Registrations, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          8 a.m......................... Solo Bagpipe Competition Registration, McComb Fieldhouse Lawns

          8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m... Solo Bagpipe Competitions, McComb Fieldhouse Lawns

          8:30 – 10:30 a.m......... U.S. National Scottish Fiddle—Junior, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          9 a.m......................... Highland Dance Competitions, McComb Fieldhouse Gym

          9 – 11:30 a.m..............U.S. National Scottish Harp Championships, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          9 a.m. – 1 p.m.............Disc Golf Tournament, Edinboro University

          9 a.m. – 3 p.m............ Pro/Am Heavy Athletic Competitions, Lawns

          9 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Scottish Clan Gatherings, Clan Tent

          9 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Scottish Village Vendors/ Gift Merchants, Lawns

          9 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Weaving, Lawns

          9 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Scottish & American Foods, Lawns & Lots

          9 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Paint Out! – Live Art, Edinboro University

          10 a.m........................ Archery, Lawns (Open to all)

          10 a.m.........................Graphic Design Contest, Frank G. Pogue Student Center 

          10 a.m. – 4 p.m........... Arts Tent, Lawns

          10 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.......Music Performances, Music Tent

          11 a.m. & 1:30 p.m....... Chelsea House Orchestra Concert, Music Tent

          10:30 – 11:30 a.m.......... Fiddle Workshop, Frank G. Pogue Student Center (open to all)

          10 a.m. – 3 p.m............ Childrens’ Crafts & Games,  Lawns/McComb Fieldhouse

          10 a.m. – 4 p.m............ Clydesdales, Lawns

          12:00 noon.................. Opening Ceremonies & Massed Bands, Lawns

          12 – 4 p.m....................Beer Tasting, Lawns

          1 – 3 p.m......................U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Championships, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          1 – 3:30 p.m.................U.S. National Scottish Harp Championships, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          1 – 3 p.m..................... Highland Dance Competitions, McComb Fieldhouse

          2 – 4 p.m..................... Bagpipe Band Competitions, Van Houten Dining Hall

          3 – 5 p.m..................... Celtic Jam, Gazebo & Lawns

          4:30 p.m...................... Closing Ceremony/Massed Bands, Lawns

          6 p.m.......................... Ceilidh Dinner & Music, Frank G. Pogue Student Center

          SUNDAY, September 11, 2016

          Edinboro United Methodist Church

          10:45 a.m.................... Chelsea House Orchestra Concert, Sponsored by Edinboro United Methodist Church

          All events are FREE except the ceilidh ($35). $10 per car parking donation appreciated!

          All events go rain or shine. Rain Plan: Vendors in McComb Fieldhouse; Pipe Band Competition in Van Houten South Dining Hall; Solo Piping & Drumming 3rd Floor Frank G. Pogue Student Center; Music and Scottish Clans in Celtic Court, Frank G. Pogue Student Center; Kids Games/Crafts and Art in McComb Fieldhouse Gym.