St. Andrew’s Society 170th Annual Highland Games
at Greenmead Historical Park
The St. Andrew's Society will host the 170th Annual Highland Games at Greenmead on Saturday, Aug. 3 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Highland Games is a celebration of Scottish culture and heritage. As a part of this celebration, the following events and activities take place: continuous entertainment featuring national and regional artists, pipe band competition, heavy athletic competition, Highland Dance competition, “Parade of Clans” featuring clans from across the USA, diverse marketplace of Celtic crafts, merchandise and collectibles, Scottish and other food vendors.
The Wee Bairns area will be open for the children from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Activities include: Color a shield for protection on the journey, take a wee tour of Scotland, Wee Bairns Sheep Toss, toss a wee caber, fishing in Loch Ness, conquer the castle be attacking with a catapult and meet Nessie.
Support the Livonia Historical Commission at the Hill House for our drop-in tea beginning at 1 p.m.
Gates open at 8 a.m. Free shuttle from Schoolcraft available.
General Admission - Advance Ticket: $17/ Ticket at Gate: $22
Children under 12 are free if accompanied by an adult.
Tickets are available at the Greenmead Office, 20501 Newburgh Road. Office hours are Monday - Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please be prepared to pay with check or cash only.
For more information, please visit the St. Andrew's Society of Detroit 170th Annual Highland Games.
For information on Greenmead, please call (248) 477-7375.