Month: July 2016

White Spot Pipe Band 60th Anniversary Celebration – October 22, 2016

The White Spot Pipe Band will be celebrating their 60th anniversary on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the Riverside Grand Ballroom, 1231 Burdette St, Richmond, BC. Doors open at 5:30 pm with a buffet dinner at 6:30 pm. General admission tickets are $50 ea and children (5 – 10 years of age) are $25 ea. The…

2016 Pacific Northwest Highland Games Schedules

The solo and band events schedules for the 2016 Pacific Northwest Highland Games are posted on the BC Pipers website here: http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/2016-Pacific-Northwest-Highland-Games-Solo-and-Band-Events-Schedules.pdf They are also accessible in the Orders of Play section on the main page of the BC Pipers website http://www.bcpipers.org  

Changes affecting BCPA sanctioned pipe band competition events and band gradings

Following a year of consultations with pipe band leaders, Highland Games organizations, and other pipe band associations in North America, the BC Pipers’ Association is introducing the following significant changes beginning in the 2016/17 season.     New and revised music requirements for Grades 5 and 4 band events Webinar on preparing for the new…

2016 Pacific Northwest Highland Games Orders of Play

The Orders of Play for the 2016 Pacific Northwest Highland Games are posted on the BC Pipers website here: http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/2016PacificNorthwestHighlandGamesOOP.pdf They are also accessible in the Orders of Play section on the main page of the BC Pipers website http://www.bcpipers.org On July 27, the events schedules will be posted on the BC Pipers website.