Saturday July 6, 2019
King’s Park, 550 Eckhardt Ave in Penticton BC
THE PENTICTON SCOTTISH FESTIVAL SOCIETY
The Penticton Scottish Festival, Saturday July 6, 2019 is a one day event that combines a traditional Scottish Highland Games of musical and athletic competition with a Celtic cultural expo, entertainment and family fun.
Competitive events such as Highland Dancing, Solo Bagpiping and Drumming, and Heavy Events (stone put, hammer throw, sheath toss, caber toss) all begin at 9 am and massed pipe bands highlight the official opening at 12:30. Pipe bands compete & perform beginning at 2:30 pm. All competitive events continue throughout the day until 4 pm, for the awards ceremony and another massed pipe band. Central Okanagan Dog Agility Club compete/perform shows through the day, as do the Society of Creative Anachronism (knights in armour), Castilla School of Irish Dance, Naramata Scottish Country Dancers and more. Whiskey Tasting Classes are held through the afternoon. Our on site food vendors and beverage area will keep you well fed and hydrated, and the Kids Zone from 11-3 will keep the wee ones entertained with face painting, flag making crafts, bouncy castle, the Haggis Hurl, and the Kids Caber Toss.
The Penticton Scottish Festival is held on the first Saturday in July annually at King’s Park, 550 Eckhardt Ave in Penticton BC on 4 soccer fields outdoors, so dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair as grandstand seating is limited. Tickets are available at the gates: $10-Adults 16 years +, $5-Children 5-15, Preschoolers-Free.
Please feel free to call or email with questions & comments.
Thank-you for your interest in our event. Hope to see you Saturday July 6, 2019 in Penticton.
DUE TO THE CANADA POST ROTATING JOB ACTION, ORDERS THAT NEED TO BE MAILED (AT BUYER’S EXPENSE) MAY NOT MAKE IT FOR CHRISTMAS.
JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS (Chridheil in Scottish Gaelic) !!! We have T-shirts for sale. These make great gifts and every purchase supports the festival and our annual Robbie Burns Dinner too. Please send us a message or email us at email@example.com for more info or to place an order. Limited quantities, so don’t wait. $20.00 per shirt; or 2 for $30.00. Buyer pays shipping.
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Coming from out of town for the Penticton Scottish Festival??
Give our friends at the Sandman Hotel Penticton a call!
Rates are $169-$179 per night with our group rate.
Message us for more info and Call 250-493-7151 to book!
are coming to The Scottish Festival in July!!!
Knacker’s Yard perform the classic English anti-recruiting song “Join the British Army” live at The Irish Times Pub, March 28th 2018.
The great folks from the Cannery Brewing Company will, once again, be serving their delicious and refreshing beverages at the festival. Come and enjoy a cold local beer, watch the dancing, piping and drumming, heavy events action, shop at our vendor’s tents and food trucks. Then stay to listen to the Celtic and English musical group, Knacker’s Yard!!!