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Pacific Northwest Highland Games Cancelled for 2020

PNWHG Cancelled for 2020

To all of our SSHGA members, I find myself bearing the unfortunate news that the Board of the Seattle Scottish Highland Games Association has voted to cancel the 2020 games in Enumclaw. Decisions like this are very difficult to make and require a lot of thought and care. Please know that we didn’t take this…

Update for Easter and BCPA Education Series Spring 2020 – YouTube

April 10th and 11th would normally be the 2020 Annual Gathering on the Easter weekend, but the COVID-19 virus has changed plans for us this year. We would like to report on a few developments. 2020 Annual Gathering Refunds By now all the players, pipe bands, band contest admission ticket purchasers, and souvenir program advertisers…

Kamloops Highland Games Cancelled for 2020

Kamloops Cancel 2020 Games

Just announced on the Kamloops Highland Games Society Facebook page. Due to the global Covd-19 pandemic, the Kamloops Highland Games committee have taken the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Kamloops Highland Games. The health and well-being of all our competitors, volunteers and organizers is our number one priority. We are committed to coming back…

Celtic Arts Foundation Celebrate National Tartan Day “Westering Home”

Westering Home

The Celtic Arts Foundation is pleased to offer a way to celebrate National Tartan Day from home with a free viewing of “Westering Home,” featuring some of the world’s greatest bagpipers, Scottish drummers, and Cape Breton fiddlers. Tune in and enjoy a behind the scenes documentary featuring musical performances and interviews with the artists. This…