Sheena Cook

119th Island Farms Victoria Day Parade Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday May 22, 2017

March 15, 2017 is the deadline for applications to participate in the 119th Island Farms Victoria Day Parade commemorating Canada’s 150th Birthday celebration. Over 75,000 people will watch this parade live and this year along with a live broadcast, the will also be hosting a live stream so all of the fans across the country…

McDonald Bagpipe Repairs Closes with Retirement of Mike McDonald

To the piping community, I would like to take this opportunity to let you know that effective 1st February 2017, McDonald Bagpipe Repairs will be closing the doors. I have decided to retire and try to take advantage of the so called Golden years. To this end I have enjoyed  the business and opportunity to…

List your Robert Burns Supper in Metro Vancouver on ScottishCulturalCentre.com

The United Scottish Cultural Society (which runs the BC Highland Games and the Scottish Cultural Centre) is promoting wide exposure for Metro Vancouver organizations’ Robert Burns Suppers, to show the vibrancy of Scottish cultural activities in Metro Vancouver. Submit your Burns Supper details at http://scottishculturalcentre.com/cultural-events/submit-cultural-event/ and they will place it on the Scottish Cultural Events…

Vancouver Police Pipe Band at the 2016 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Vancouver Police Pipe Band at the 2016 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Photo credit: The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is like no other, it is the model on which all other tattoos are based. The thrill of marching through the Gatehouse and over the drawbridge in a massed band of over 200 musicians will raise the neck hairs of the most experienced piper or drummer. The attached article from…