Official Opening: Heavy Games, Pipes and Dancing
Saturday July 20, 2019 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Tartan Field @ 603 Walker St, New Glasgow, NS B2H 3N2, Canada
Saturday marks the opening of the Festival’s Highland Games at Tartan Field, which hosts a number of exciting events throughout the day. Events include, the Highland dancing competitions, the piping & drumming competitions, and the Scottish heavyweight athletic events, which features stone putts, hammer throws, "weight-for-distance", "weight-for-height", boot toss, rolling pin toss and the amazing caber toss. This is something you definitely do not want to miss!