|Record #: ANT0084||Last Modified: 07 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 27 Nov 2014|
|Located In||Antigonish, NS|
|Where To Find Us||
125 Main St
|Areas Served||Antigonish County|
|Mailing Address||c/o Antigonish Highland Society
274 Main St
Antigonish, NS B2G 2C4
|Description & Services|
|Information||The Antigonish Highland Games are the oldest continuous highland games outside of Scotland.
First held in 1863, this early July tradition welcomes visitors and participants from around the globe.
The Antigonish Highland Games are staged annually by the Antigonish Highland Society, which was established to preserve Scottish culture and traditions.
The week long schedule will be jam packed with new and enhanced competitions featuring athletes, pipers, drummers, and highland dancers from across the country and around the world. There will also be the blend of Scottish flavoured ceilidhs, clan activities, and concerts.
|Eligibility||Ages: 4 year(s) and up|
|Dates||Annual event held Early July|
|Tags||Antigonish County API ; Festivals/Events ; Highland Connect ; Recreation Categories|