Competitions

Feats of Strength, Musical Talent, and Dancing Skill

Competitions are the main event of the Colonial Highland Games. There are competitions for:

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Athletics

Women and men show off their athletic ability and strength in events like the iconic caber toss, the stone putt, and more.

View Athletic Events

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Dancing

Highland dancing is a celebration of the Scottish spirit, music, and people. Beginners & champion Highland Dancers compete.

Learn About Dancing

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Fiddling

Scottish-style fiddle playing competitions revive this exciting Scottish tradition under the rules of the Scottish F.I.R.E. organization.

View Fiddling Rules

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Piping & Drumming

The heart and soul of the Games, Piping & Drumming competitions draw hundreds of musicians to compete against their peers.

About Piping & Drumming