On Saturday June 25, the “Friendliest Highland Games” return!
Drumtochty Highland Games have been firmly established in the Highland Games calendar for over 40 years and you could be there to experience the combination of exciting entertainment and nature at its best! Don’t forget your camera to capture the best moments of a fantastic day for the whole family!
A great day of Highland dancing, bagpipes, heavy events, light events, hill runs, kids runs, Tug O’War, licensed bar, food vans and miscellaneous stalls.
This year’s games will be opened by 2 long time supporters of the Drumtochty Highland Games – George Thomson and Willie Coutts from Lonach.
Located within the grounds of Drumtochty Castle, there will be signposts as you head into the castle and free parking either side of the games. Signs and attendants to help.
10:30 a.m. – HEAVY DUTY QUALIFICATIONS UNDER 25
1:00 p.m. – MAIN HEAVY EVENT
12:30 PM – HIGHLAND DANCE
1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. – PIPE BANDS AROUND THE RING
1:00 PM – TUG O’WAR WEIGH-IN – STARTS AT 2:00 PM
1:00 PM – LIGHT EVENTS
Noon – SIGN UP FOR SOLO PIPING
1:00 PM – OFFICIAL OPENING BY THE CHIEFTAINS
2:00 PM – CHILDREN’S RACES ALL AFTERNOON
2:45 p.m. – START OF THE HILL CLIMB – DAY REGISTRATION
**PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE HOURS ARE ALL WEATHER DEPENDENT AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
LICENSED BAR OPEN FROM 12:00 PM TO 6:00 PM
Ticket prices – Adults and £12.00, Children and OAPS £6.00 – Children under 5 free.
But you can enjoy all the fun for free by simply entering your details below before 8 p.m. on Sunday June 19 to win a pair of tickets for this amazing day!
The winner will be contacted on the morning of Monday, June 20 – Good luck!!