Chicago Highland Games

June 20, 2014
Hamilton Lakes in Itasca, Illinois., USA

have to be Scottish! about 2 weeks ago Nelson Mandela had a deep bond with Glasgow! Glasgow was the first city in the UK to award the imprisoned Nelson… about 2 weeks ago Nelson Mandela has passed away. He was not Scottish, but he was a truly amazing person and leader. He helped to… about 2 weeks ago Yummmmmmmm! about 2 weeks ago Older Follow @CHICAGOSCOTS1 Highland Games Links Overview Schedule of Events Attractions Tickets Directions & Map Lodging Applications & Registration Forms Vendor Forms & Information Villiage of Itasca Thank You to Our Sponsors! SNALC Information Highland Games Stay Tuned for 2014 Details!! A Special Tribute At the 2013 Closing Ceremonies to our longtime volunteer, Bob Stratton. The CHICAGO SCOTS present the 28th ANNUAL SCOTTISH FESTIVAL & HIGHLAND GAMES Promoting Chicago’s Scottish Tradition, Revelry, and Culture in a Weekend Celebration for the Entire Family! Experience the best of Scotland without leaving Chicago at the 28th Annual Scottish Festival & Highland Games, June 20-21, 2014 at Hamilton Lakes in Itasca, Illinois. The festival is open to the public on Friday, June 20 from 4:00pm – 10:00pm and Saturday, June 21 from 8:00am – 9:00pm. The CHICAGO SCOTS invite everyone to be Scottish for this weekend-long annual summer celebration. Offering an extensive array of unique Scottish traditions, revelry, and culture for the whole family!

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Chicago Highland Games

June 20, 2008
Oakbrook Polo Grounds, Oakbrook, IL, USA

Band Competition: Grades II thru V Solos: Open through Practice Chanter

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