A WEE BIT OF SCOTLAND IN ONE DAY
2019 Coming Soon!
Schedule of Events
Greenmead Historical Park, Livonia, MI – TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
Friday, August 2, 2019
5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 3, 2019
OUR 170th ANNUAL HIGHLAND GAMES
8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
ALEXANDER BLUE HOUSE:
1:00 pm Whisky Tasting – Tickets are needed. 3:00 pm Whisky Tasting – Tickets are needed.
2019 Line-Up and Schedule needed!
2018 Schedule: 10:00 am Cross Bow 11:00 am Albannach 12:00 pm Stage goes dark for Opening Ceremonies 12:30 pm Stone Clover 1:30 pm Mudmen 2:15 pm Cross Bow 3:00 pm Albannach 4:00 pm Stone Clover 5:00 pm Mudmen 5:30 pm Encore Mudmen 5:45 pm Stage goes dark for Closing Ceremonies
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
CLAN CULTURAL CENTER:
9:00 am Judging of the Nesbitt Cup Begins 11:00 am Honored Guest and Clan Award followed by Blessing of the Tartans 11:45 am Parade of Clans Line Up NOON Parade of Clans on Main Field
HEAVY ATHLETICS FIELD:
8:30 am Amateur Athletes – Registration and 18 lb. Stone Put 9:15 am Amateur Athletes – 28 lb. Weight Throw & 16 lb. Hammer Throw 10:45 am Amateur Athletes – Caber Toss 11:30 am Amateur Athletes – 56 lb. Weight for Height & Pro Athletes – 18 lb. Stone Put 12:15 pm Pro Athletes – 28 lb. Hammer Throw 1:00 pm Pro Athletes – 22 lb. Hammer Throw 1:45 pm Pro Athletes – Caber Toss 2:30 pm Pro Athletes – Weight for Height 3:15 pm Pro Athletes – Pro Challenge Caber 4:00 pm Pro Athletes – Farmer’s Walk (open) 4:30 pm Haggis Hurl (open)
8:30 am Pre-Premier Dance Registration 9:00 am Pre-Premier Dance Competition 10:30 am Choreography Dance Competition 11:30 am Pre-Premier and Choreography Dance Awards NOON WELCOMING CEREMONIES including Mass Highland Fling 1:00 pm Intermediate and Premier Dance Competition followed by Intermediate and Premier Dance Awards including: – Dancer of the Day and Best Sword – Dancer of the Day Dance-off 3:00 pm All events have ended in this area
PIPING AND DRUMMING:
8:30 am Individual Piping and Drumming Competition NOON WELCOMING CEREMONIES including Massed Bands on Main Field 2:00 pm Pipe Band Competition, Grade 3, 4 & 5 on Main Field 6:00 pm CLOSING CEREMONIES including Band and Individual Piping and Drumming Trophy Presentation on Main Field
10:30 am Border Collies 11:00 am Royal Scottish Country Dancers Demonstration NOON WELCOMING CEREMONIES including Parade of Clans and Massed Bands 1:15 pm Tug O’ War 2:00 pm Pipe Band Competition, Grade 3,4 & 5 6:00 pm CLOSING CEREMONIES including Amazing Grace from Massed Bands, – Band and Individual Piping and Drumming Trophy presentation, – Raffle Drawing
SIMMONS HILL HOUSE:
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm Highland Tea. Tickets are needed.