august, 2019

24augAll DayNorth Lanark Highland GamesTownship:Mississippi MillsEvent Type:Community Events

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Event Details

FEO 2010 North Lanark Highland GamesCelebrate the Scottish culture and heritage of the Ottawa Valley at the North Lanark Highland Games in Almonte on August 24th, 2019. The games are held in the historic town of Almonte at the beautiful old grounds of the North Lanark Agricultural Society on the banks of Ontario’s Mississippi River. The Games offer a traditional format and size attracting about 6,000 visitors. Twenty pipe bands, a hundred dancers, and champion heavyweight athletes combine to present what is recognized as one of the Ottawa valley’s premier summer events.

With mini games organized for kids and the picturesque Mississippi as the backdrop the Almonte games have a reputation not only as having the prettiest site but also as being the friendliest games on the Ontario circuit. The grounds feature numerous Scottish concessions where visitors may obtain traditional clothing Scottish food refreshments souvenir items crafts and genealogical information.

Ticket prices at the gate are $17.00 for adults and $6.00 for children (2-13) while advance ticket prices are $14.00 for adults (no advance purchase for children’s tickets).

For more information visit www.almontehighlandgames.com

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Time

All Day (Saturday)

Location

North Lanark Agricultural Society

195 Water Street, Almonte, ON K0A 1A0

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