P.E.I. Highland Games

Upcoming Events

The Caledonian Club of P.E.I.’s annual

153th PEI Highland Games & Scottish Festival 2017

Lord Selkirk Provincial Park, Eldon, PE August 5 – 6, 2017

Location: Lord Selkirk Provincial Park,
Eldon, Prince Edward Island on the “Points East” drive

Schedule of Events 2017 (posting and times may change)

Information: Look for the “?Ask Me” volunteers on site (Orange T-shirts)

Step Dancing Registration Form

Highland Dancing Entry Form

 

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

8:00am Kilted Classic Golf Tournament, Belfast Highland Greens
8:00am Highland Dance Registration – Competitions Organizer Barbara Yorke
9:30 – 11: 30am Children’s Athletics –Junior Heavy, Long Jump & Sprint Competitions
11:00am Out of the Sea & Over the Coals Seafood demonstration
11:45am Parade Line-up
12:00pm Opening Ceremony
12:15 -12:45pm Massed Bands
1:00-2:00pm Lassie Athletic Competitions 16+: 100m sprint, 6Lb. Shot Put, Rolling Pin Toss: Highest points for Caledonian Club Trophy
1:00-1:30pm Belfast Pipe & Drum Band –Pipe Major:  Matthew MacLaine-Drum Sergeant: Brady Singleton & Drum Major: Patti Belefonte
1:30 – 2:00pm Na Gaisgich Pipes and Drums of Pictou County.
2:00 – 2:30pm Heatherbell Pipes and Drums from Pictou: Pipe Major Hayley Nichols – Drum Sergeant is Elizabeth Sharpe.
2-5:00pm Lads Heavy Atlantic Competition: Shot Put, Sheaf Toss, Bale Toss, Braemar Stone, Farmer’s Walk:  Highest Pts. for Jim MacNeill Memorial
3:45 – 4:45pm Massed Bands

Sunday, August 6th, 2017 

8:30 – 4:00pm Highland Dance – Competitions Organizer Barbara Yorke
9:00 – 4:00pm Step Dancing Competitions:  Sarah Cummings Co-ordinator
2:00 pm  Kilted Classic Horse Race –Pinette Race Track

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FOOD VENDORS on SITE
Nor’easter Express/Loaded Foods: Mark Whalen Saturday
Island Taylored Meats: Marty Taylor – Saturday
Belfast Lions – 2 days
Croft House
Artisans
We Sea Glass, & Belfast Croft House Vendor

PEI Scottish Settlers Historical Society, Belfast historical Society, Scottish Clans of Canada, & Benevolent Irish Society

ADMISSION:     Adults, $10, Students $5, Under 12 – Free, 2 Day Pass $15.  Membership $15, available upon request. 

Canteen & Pool on Site, Bring Lawn Chair & Umbrella, Beer tent on Site
Please note that in the event of inclement weather some competitions will be held at the Belfast Recreation Centre
Located on Garfield Road Across from Cooper’s Red & White
Audio Sound ~ Phil Pater

The Caledonian Club wish to thank our Sponsors whose generous donations provide the support needed to preserve and promote Scottish culture on Prince Edward Island.  The Club also thanks the many volunteers who make it possible to hold the annual games!  Special thanks to the staff at the Lord Selkirk campground.

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THE CALEDONIAN CLUB OF PEI HELD ITS FIRST HIGHLAND GAMES IN CANADA IN SEPTEMBER 1864

Prince Edward Island ~ the Gentle Island ~ 

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Have a Safe and Happy Summer!