SAVANNAH, Ga. -- In it’s 42nd year, the Savannah Scottish Games is back and promises a grand celebration of Scottish heritage complete with music, dancing, athletic games, children’s activities, food and fun for the entire family. With approximately 3,000 people participating in this special event each year, Savannah’s Scottish Games is one of the largest and fourth oldest Games in the Southeast.
- Heavy Athletic Competition
Scottish marketplace with traditional artisan goods and refreshments
Armored sword fighting (the kiddos will love this!)
Scottish border collie herding demonstrations
Children’s activities including pint-sized tug-of-war, sheaf toss, caber toss, haggis hurl, stone throw, welly toss, sack race and kilted run
Clan booths & exhibits
Genealogy tent on clan row with information on Highland Scots, Lowland Scots, Ulster Scots (Scots-Irish), Irish, English, Manx, Welsh, and Orkney
IF YOU GO:
WHAT: 42nd Annual Savannah Scottish Games
WHEN: Saturday May 5, 2018
Opens at 9 a.m. to the public | Closing ceremonies at 4:30 p.m.
WHERE: Bethesda Academy, 9520 Ferguson Ave., Savannah, Georgia
MORE: Please visit www.savannahscottishgames.com for information on tickets
and a full schedule of events.