The Antigonish Highland Games

 The 2016 Antigonish Highland Games to take place the week of July 3 to July 10, 2016.

Please Note: The main weekend for the Highland Games will be July 8, 9 & 10, 2016 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) featuring competitions in Piping, Drumming, Pipe Bands, Highland Dancing, Ancient Scottish Heavy Events and Track and Field along with Concerts, Ceilidhs, Clan Gatherings and much more.

The Antigonish Highland Games has built a worldwide reputation based on authenticity, attention to detail, and hospitality. The 153rd Games will be no exception. The week long schedule will be jam packed with new and enhanced competitions featuring athletes, pipers, drummers, and highland dancers from across the country and around the world. There will also be the blend of Scottish flavoured ceilidhs, clan activities, and concerts.

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LEASHED dogs are welcome to the Antigonish Highland Games, please pick up after your pets!






The International Gathering of the Clans will be held in Nova Scotia this year, click below for more information.

International Gathering of the Clans


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