Calgary Highland Games

August 30, 2014
Springbank Park, Calgary, AB, Canada

The Calgary Highland Games is one of the premier Highland Games in Western Canada. Started in 1913, it is one of the oldest gatherings in North America. With competitors from around the world, the Calgary Highland Games is a proud spectacle of Scotland�s history come to life.

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Calgary Highland Games

August 29, 2008
Shouldice Park, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

A highland games that includes pipe bands contests, solo piping and drumming competitions, highland dance contests, and much more.

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October 13, 1933Scottish Pipe Band Association officially starts.
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    The season’s over in the northern hemisphere. The World Championships and regional events are done and dusted. Pipe bands will take a break for a month or two, recharge the tuning metre, dry out the kitty litter, loosen the lugs, …
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UPCOMING EVENTS October 17, 2015World Solo DrummingGlasgow Caledonia University, Glasgow, Scotland

November 20, 2015The Balmoral Classic: The US Junior Solo Bagpiping and Solo Snare Drumming ChampionshipsMcGonigle Theater, CCHS, 4720 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA. 15213

December 5, 2015Victoria Square DayChristchurch University of Canterbury

December 6, 2015South Canterbury Centre ContestSouth Canterbury, NZ

December 12, 2015Highland Square DayPalmerston North

Drummers: When a drum corps is practicing the person in charge of tuning should stand behind the corps to listen rather than stand in front. The corps sound is completely different from the back which is where the drumming judge will be standing when youre performing.
Michael Hunter, Toronto