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Highland Games Near Me

Scottish highland games Kentucky Would you like to attend a Scottish highland games? The Association of Scottish Games & Festivals lists all of the games held by members of its organization. You can go...

Where Are the Scottish Highlands?

The Scottish highlands make up approximately the northwest half of Scotland, which is the more mountainous region of the country. As the imaginary dividing line between the highlands and lowlands extends northeast, it curves...

Scottish Highland Games Events

The main Scottish highland games events are competitions in music, dance, and athletics. Music Pipe bands consist of bagpipers, snare drummers, and a bass drummer. They enter a grade level competition, where grade one...

Scottish Highland Dancing

Scottish highland dancing originated with traditional Gaelic folk dance. The three categories of dances are highland dances, national dances, and character dances. In competitions, they are danced to bagpipe music, and costumes vary depending...

What are the Highland Games?

The highland games showcase Scottish arts and athletics, and they provide an entertaining day for the whole family. Ceilidh Some highland games begin with a ceilidh the evening before the official start of the...

Highland Fling Theory Quiz

Highland Fling Theory Quiz

Highland Fling Theory Quiz 1. How many basic steps are in the Highland Fling? a. 4 b. 6 c. 8 d. 12 2. Which Highland Fling steps have alternate steps? a. 2nd, 4th, 6th, 7th...