Visit Slighe nan Gaidheal at the PNW Highland Games
Celebrate Scottish heritage with Washington’s largest gathering of Scottish clans at the Enumclaw Expo Center, July 29th & 30th. Get tickets »
Be entertained with Scottish music and dance, bag-piping, traditional highland game competitions, and a Celtic arts showcase. Scottish highland cattle, ponies and sheep are on display. Scottish foods and beers are also available. For more info visit www.sshga.org.
Slighe nan Gaidheal Tent
Stop by the Slighe nan Gaidheal tent and learn a little about who we are. You might learn a phrase or two of Scottish Gaelic; pick up some information about our languages classes and music programs; and meet some current members of the organization! Our tent is located in the south quadrant of the Clans tents (across from the south stage).
Scottish Heritage Presentations, Saturday
Gaelic: Scotland's Other Language
Saturday, 11:00 - 11:45. Presented by Chas Talbot of the Education Committee
Scottish Gaelic is a language rich in culture and history. Come explore Scottish Gaelic's past, present & future.
Scottish Heritage Presentations, Sunday
Fabulous Ancient Monuments of Scotland and Ireland
Sunday, 11:00 - 11:45 Presented by Geoffrey Sammons
Have you ever wondered about the stone circles, henges, brochs, chambered burial tombs, and crannogs found in Scotland and Ireland? Come and explore some these ancient monuments of Scotland and Ireland that were built in the Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages.
Please join Seirm at the Harpt tent for a performance of Scottish music. Stop by the Slighe nan Gaidheal tent as well to share some songs!
Performance times (Harp Tent): 11:00 am & 4:00 pm
Seirm will also sing a few songs at Slighe nan Gaidheal's tent at 2:00 pm
PNW Clan Games & Gathering
Watch the strength demonstrated in the North American Scottish Athletics Championship (tossing the caber, putting the stone, and more). For music and dance lovers, the US West Coast Drum Corps Championship, NW Regional Harp Finals, individual Piping and Drumming, Pipe Bands, and the Highland & National Dancing will fill the days.