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 May 2015
29 - 31 Glasgow, KY - Glasgow Highland Games
At 1149 State Park Rd. Info: www.glasgowhighlandgames.com

 June 2015
5 - 7 Beloit, WI - Midwest Scottish Weekend
At Beloit College hosted by Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee Scottish Country Dance Groups. Info:midwestscottishweekend@gmail.com
Diana Hankes (262) 679-8522.

5 - 7 Ferndale, WA - Bellingham Highland Games
At Hovander Homestead Park. Info: www.bhga.org

12 - 13 Cheyenne, WY - Cheyenne Celtic Festival
A weekend of Celtic celebration. Info:  (307) 632-3905 or www.cheyennedepotmuseum.org

12 - 13 Salt Lake City, UT - Utah Scottish Festival and Highland Games
At Thanksgiving Point. Info: www.utahscots.org

13 - 14 Blairsville, GA - 12th Annual Blairsville Scottish Festival and Highland Games
Ceilidh-On-The-Square, kilted golf classic, SSAAA athletic ompetitions, pipe bands, Kirkin' and Parade of Tartans, dancing, bagpipe and fiddle workshops, re-enactors, Highland cattle, Seven Nations band and more. Info:www.scottishfestival.com or 706-745-5789.

13 Richmond, RI - Rhode Island Scottish Highland Festival
78 Richmond Townhouse Rd. Info: www.riscot.org

19 - 20 Itasca, Il - 29th Annual Chicago Scottish Festival & Highland Games
At Hamilton Lakes, the CHICAGO SCOTS invite everyone to be Scottish for this weekend-long annual celebration. Offering an extensive array of unique Scottish traditions, revelry, and culture for the whole family. Info: 708 447-5092 or www.chicagoscots.org

19 - 21 Colorado Springs, CO - Pikes Peak Celtic Festival
Southern Colorado's largest Celtic event of the year at Memorial Park. Info:  (719) 635-8803 or www.pikespeakcelticfestival.com

26 - 27 Tacoma, WA - Tacoma Highland Games
The sights and sounds of Scotland come to South Puget Sound. Info: www.tacomagames.org

26 - 27 Wellington, OH - Ohio Scottish Games and Celtic Festival of The Arts
At Lorain County Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Road, highlight the traditional dance, music and athletics of the ancient Highland Games. Info: www.ohioscottishgames.com

27 - 28 San Diego, CA - San Diego Scottish Highland Games & Gathering of Clans
At Brengle Terrace Park, a full weekend of Scottish fun. Info: 760-726-3691 or www.sdhighlandgames.org

 July 2015
9 - 12 Linville, NC - Grandfather Mountain Highland Games
At MacRae Meadows on Grandfather Mountain. Info: www.gmhg.org

11 - 12 Mount Vernon, WA - Skagit Valley Highland Games
A wonderful, fun, family-oriented event with music, vendors, sheepdog trials, athletic events and more at Edgewater Park. Info: www.celticarts.org

11 Alameda, CA - Summer Ceilidh
At Encinal Yacht Club, 1251 Pacific Marina. Sponsored by The Caledonian Club of San Francisco, The St. Andrews Society of Oakland, The St. Andrews Society of San Francisco, and PBFSCO. Info: www.thescottishgames.com

18 Gresham, OR - Portland Highland Games
At Mt. Hood Community College. Info: 503-293-8501 or www.phga.org

18 Marion, IA - CelticFest 2015
10am-6pm at Red Cedar Lodge at Squaw Creek Park presented by The Hawkeye Area Grand Gaelic Isles Society. Info: www.haggis-iowa.com

18 Florence, MA - Glasgow Lands Scottish Festival
At Look Park 300 North Main St. Info:(413) 862-8095 or www.glasgowlands.org
18 Eagan, MN - Minnesota Scottish Fair & Highland Games
At Faithful Shepherd Catholic School, 3355 Columbia Dr. Info: (952) 470-6300 or www.mnscottishfair.org
24 - 26 Dayton, OH - Dayton Celtic Festival
The sights, sounds, and tastes of our Celtic heritage at RiverScape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Ave. Info: (937) 372-9788 or www.daytoncelticfestival.com
25 - 26 Enumclaw, WA - Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering
Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 - 284th Avenue SE-a great weekend of Scottish celebration. Info: www.sshga.org
31 - 1 Livonia, MI - The St. Andrew’s Society of Detroit 165th Annual Highland Games
Our games are the oldest continuous games in North America at Greenmead Historical Village. Info: (248) 526-1849 or www.highlandgames.com
31 - 2 Snowmass Village, CO - 52nd Colorado Scottish Festival
At Town Park with a full Scottish program. Info: www.scottishgames.org
 August 2015
1 - 2 Monterey, CA - Monterey Scottish Games & Celtic Festival
Brings the music, dance and athletic events of the mystical lands of Scotland and Ireland to Monterey County. Info: (831) 682 2022 or www.montereyscotgames.com
Spokane, WA - Spokane Highland Games
Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. A Scottish day-adventure full of entertainment, feats of triumph, and fun activities. Info: www.spokanehighlandgames.org
Syracuse, NY - Central New York Scottish Games & Celtic Festival
Allow us to bring Scotland to you at Long Branch Park, Onondaga County. Info: www.cnyscottishgames.org
15 Amherst, NY - 31st Annual Buffalo Niagara Scottish Festival
At Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, 3755 Tonawanda Creek Rd. Info: 716-689-1440 or www.bnhv.org/scottish

22 Old Westbury, NY - 55th Annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Games
At  Old Westbury Gardens. Info:   (516) 747-7589 or www.liscots.org

22 Kalamazoo County, MI - ​Kalamazoo Scottish Festival & Highland Games
Info: 269 598 7907 or www.kalamazooscottishfest.org

22 Hartford, VT - 43nd Annual Quechee Scottish Festival and Celtic Fair
At Quechee Polo Field, 45 Deweys Mills Rd. Info: 802-295-5351 or www.quecheescottishfestival.com

29 Salem, VA - Green Hill Highland Games
At Green Hill Park, Parkside Rd. Info: greenhillhighlandgames@gmail.com 

 September 2015
4 - 6 Waukesha, WI - The Wisconsin Highland Games
At Waukesha Expo Center. Info: (262) 548-7200 or www.wisconsinscottish.org

Carlisle, PA - 21th Annual McLain Celtic Festival
At Two Mile House, 1189 Walnut Bottom Rd. Info: 717 254 0766 or www.historicalsociety.com/Celtic_Festival.php

5 - 6 The Plains, VA - Virginia Scottish Games & Festival
At Great Meadow Events Center. Info: www.vascottishgames.org

5 - 6 Pleasanton, CA - The Caledonian Club of San Francisco 150th Highland Gathering & Games
At the Alameda County Fairgrounds with pipe bands, Clans, entertainment and more. Info: www.thescottishgames.com

12 Quarryville, PA - 2nd Annnual Covenanter Scottish Festival and Penn's Wall Highland Games
A great highland festival at 1188 Valley Road. Info: www.facebook.com/events/549096338563522/?source=1

18 - 20 Lincoln, NH - 40th New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival
Amongst the largest and one of the most diversified games in the country, with entertainers from Scotland, Canada and the US at Loon Mountain. Info:1-800-358-7268 or www.nhscot.org

25 Chesterfield, MO - The St. Louis Scottish Games
Will be the host for the 2015 Masters World Championship featuring 150+ athletes from around the world. Info: www.stlouis-scottishgames.com

 October 2015
2 - 4 Laurinburg, NC - 2015 Clan Currie Gathering & Symposium
Symposium at St. Andrews University, Clan Gathering at Scotland County Highland Games & Worship Service at Old Laurel Hill Presbyterian Church. Info: www.clancurrie.com

4 - 5 Aztec, NM - Aztec Highland Games & Celtic Festival
Enjoy a Celtic Music Festival and Highland Games competitions, Scottish and Irish dance exhibitions, bagpipe bands, clan tents, food and more. Info: 1-505-419-7526 or www.aztechighlandgames.com

 November 2015
30 Nationwide - St Andrew’s Day
Celebrate Scotland’s national day today and Scotland's patron saint!

 December 2015
25 Nationwide - Happy Christmas
The Scottish Banner wishes all our readers and friends and very Happy Christmas!

31 Nationwide - Happy Hogmanay
Wishing all our readers and friends a very happy and healthy 2016!

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