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Schedule of Events

Friday - July 18, 2014

12:00 Noon - 7:00 p.m. - The Games Begin

Mt. Hood Community College - Upper Athletic (Soccer) Field Only
One-day and two-day tickets available at the gate and in advance online.

12:00 Noon - The Upper Field Gate Opens
Note that all the events on Friday will be ONLY on the Upper Field.

Amateur Heavy Athletic Competitions:
Novice Men and Novice Women Events
High School Men and High School Women Events
Masters 60 plus Women Light
Sheaf Toss Challenge
Keith Wright Memorial Challenge Caber Toss

Broadsword Demonstrations
Children's Games and Activities
Music Workshops
Clan Tents

Celtic Music on the Entertainment Stage
Food and Drink available

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. - Piobaireachd Piping Competitions

Mt. Hood Community - College Theater, main entrance on NE 257th Avenue. (Map)

The Professional Piobaireachd Competition is ticketed separately, $5.00 at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Please note: Performers and judges require silence from the audience; as a result, this event is not appropriate for children under age 5.

Saturday - July 19, 2014

Mt. Hood Community College - Football Stadium, Gym and Soccer Field

8:00 a.m. - Gates Open and the Games Continue

Highland Dance Competitions
Solo Piping Competitions
Solo Drumming Competitions
Fiddling Competitions
Heavy Athletic Competitions


Shopping - Vendors
Games Souveniers
Musical Entertainment
Clan Tents
British Motocycle Display
Broadsword Demonstrations
Sheepdog Demonstrations
Children's Games and Activities
Beer, Wine and Food

12:00 Noon - Welcoming Ceremony

Featuring 2014 Guest Band
Chieftains of the Day
Parade of Clans
Presentation of Dignitaries
Presentation of Colors
National Anthems

Afternoon Events

Kilted Mile Race
Highland Dance Challenge Events
Regimental Drum Major Competition
Pipe Band Competitions
Highland Dance Competitions
Whisky Tasting Sessions
Kids' Fun Run
Harpers' Circle
Fiddlers' Rally
Ceilidh Dance Social

5:00 p.m.

Mac MacTarnahan's Memorial Challenge Caber Toss
Raffle Drawing - Vacation for Two to Scotland
Parade of Massed Bands
Tug of War

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Ceilidh Entertainment Begins!
Featuring New Shilling Celtic band
Beer, wine and food
Whisky tasting available

Pipers, dancers, drummers, athletes and spectators, adults and kids alike get a chance to mingle in a casual atmosphere while enjoying food and drink after a full day of activities, while listening to lively Celtic music.

View the Complete Schedule of Events (pdf), but note that times are approximate and subject to change.

Please also review our guidelines on tobacco, alcohol, and animals.