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Forres Highland Games

July 6 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Every year

The 2019 Forres Highland Games will be  held on

Saturday 6th July 

 

A traditional Highland Games with fun for all the family

Set in the stunning grounds of Forres’ Grant Park the Forres Highland Games offers a fun afternoon for all the family.

From caber tossing to the hammer throw, long jump, high jump and more, the Forres Highland Games will provide you with a traditional Scottish experience.

Games Day commences with a Pipe Band Procession through the centre of the Moray town before the Games’ flag is raised above the arena.

During the day, visitors can also enjoy craft and artisan food stalls, fairground attractions, a beer tent and food outlets.

There is Highland dancing, solo piping and massed pipe bands.

You may also get the chance to meet the Games’ Chieftain who will meet and greet visitors as he tours the arena.

Unique to the Forres Games is the Message Bike Race where spectators can turn participant and race the field on an old traditional message bike in hope of lifting the winner’s trophy!

Saturday 6th July 2019, gates open 11.30am.

Grant park, Forres

Tickets can be purchased at all gates on the day.

Fees: Adults £7, Concession £5, Under 16s £3, Children Under 5 FREE.

Free parking

Details

Date:
July 6
Time:
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.forreshighlandgames.com/

Venue

Grant Park
Forres, United Kingdom
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Website:
http://www.forreshighlandgames.com/