2018 Antigonish Highland Games Committee

The members of the 2018 Antigonish Highland Games Committee  dedicate time to ensure the rich culture of highland Scottish immigrants to northeastern Nova Scotia is remembered. Each year since 1863 a gathering has occurred. The Highland Games is a focal point, while concerts, dances, suppers and family reunions allow Antigonish to play host to the many cultures; Aboriginal, Scots, Dutch, Irish, English, Acadian, and more making this area their home.

Games Chair –  David Smith
Highland Dance – Gerardine MacLean, Krista McKenna
Piping & Drumming –  Anne MacDonald
Tug-of-War – Luke MacKinnon
Ancient Heavy Events – Matt Doherty
5 Mile Road Race, Elite Mile – Kevin Grant, Joanne Doiron, Lee McCarron
Tir Nan Og – Athletics & Cultural Activities – Michelle MacKinnon, Maureen Fraser
Concert Under the Stars & Entertainment –  Dara Smith-MacDonald
Accommodations – Anne Jamieson, Lynda Armstrong
Grand Street Parade – Janet & Jerome MacPherson
Logistics – Robert Cochrane
Bar Operations – Wayne Smith
Bike Race – David MacKenzie
Chief of Clans and Am Baile Mòr Highland Tour – Paul Boyd
Concessions / Vendors – Shaun Chisholm
Finance – Michael MacIsaac
Antigonish Highland Society Float Decor (Parade) – Joanne Smith and Harley MacCaull
Hospitality –  Anne Jamieson and Lynda Armstrong
Festival Coordinator – Jordan Hull
Marketing Coordinator – Ted Loukas

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