Complete Results and Photos of the 2017 BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival

The complete results of the 2017 BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival are now posted on the Results page. They include the per event results, the aggregate/overall winners in the solo and band events, and details of the band results. http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/2017-BC-Highland-Games-Results-consolidated.pdf http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/2017-BC-Highland-Games-Pipe-Band-Master-Tally-Sheets-final.pdf The Grand Aggregates Standings are also updated on the Results page. http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/2017-BCPA-Grand-Aggregate-Standings.pdf Photos…

Save the Date for the 2017 St Andrew’s Ball Saturday, November 18

Please join us on Saturday, November 18th at the Coast Hotel on Denman Street for a formal, four course dinner, music by the Vancouver Fiddle Orchestra, entertainment by Shot of Scotch and….dancing all night long! Rooms and underground parking available for a discounted rate. Tickets will be on sale early September. $130 per ticket (drinks…

2017 BC Highland Games – Schedules and Updated Orders of Play

Schedules and updated orders of play for the 2017 BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival are posted on the BC Pipers website here: http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-BC-Highland-Games-Solos-Schedule-Rev-5.pdf http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-BC-Highland-Games-Bands-Schedule-Rev-3.pdf http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-BC-Highland-Games-OOP-Rev-2.pdf They are also accessible in the Orders of Play section on the main page of the BC Pipers website http://www.bcpipers.org  

Attention Competitors at the BC Highland Games Sat. Jun 17

Important notice on complimentary admission tickets for 2017 BC Highland Games

This year, the BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival is using the Eventbrite online ticketing system and barcode scanners. On Tuesday June 13, emails were sent to the Official Band Contact (shown on the roster the band registered with the BCPA Membership Chair as of May 27, 2017) for each of the pipe bands competing…

2017 BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival Orders of Play

The Orders of Play for the 2017 BC Highland Games are posted on the BC Pipers website here: http://www.bcpipers.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/2017-BC-Highland-Games-OOP.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 June 14, the events schedules will be posted on the BC Pipers website.  

Reminder – Closing date for Entries for November 2017 Mini-Gathering is Friday, October 20, 2017

Complete Results of the 2017 Victoria Highland Games

The complete results of the 2017 Victoria Highland Games are now posted on the Results page. http://www.bcpipers.org/services/results/ They include the per event results, the aggregate/overall winners in the solo and band events, and details of the band results. The Grand Aggregates Standings are also updated on the Results page. BCPA apologies for the significant delay…

Reminder – Closing date for Entries for the 2017 Skagit Valley Highland Games – June 9, 2017

Entries for piping, drumming and pipe band events at the 2017 Skagit Valley Highland games must be postmarked June 9, 2017. Click here for the 2017 Entry Form    For more information and entry forms for the Skagit Valley Highland Games, please visit the Celtic Arts Foundation website page at: https://celticarts.org/events/highland-games-home/competitor-entry-forms/  

Reminder – Closing date for Entries for the 2017 Penticton Scottish Festival – June 9, 2017

The deadline to enter for piping, drumming and pipe band events at the Penticton Scottish Festival is Friday, June 9, 2017. Click here for the 2017 Entry Form For more information and entry forms, please visit the Penticton Scottish Festival Events page at: http://www.pentictonscottishfestival.ca/piping-drumming-pipe-bands/

Reminder – Closing date for Entries for the BC Highland Games & Scottish Festival is- Saturday, May 27, 2017

BCPA member bands at the 2017 British Championships

BCPA member Grade 1 bands Dowco Triumph Street and Simon Fraser University traveled to Paisley, Scotland to compete in the 2017 British Pipe Band Championships on May 20. Dowco Triumph Street placed 8th and Simon Fraser University placed 12th in the March, Strathspey & Reel event. Both bands performed as centre duty bands in the…