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The 2016 Perth Highland Games will be held on Sunday 14 August. Events will start at 10.00 with gates open from 09.00. The Games normally close around 17.30. There’s no need to buy tickets in advance, just pay at the gate and enjoy a great day.
Parking: Please note that Perth & Kinross Council has advised us that public parking will no longer be permitted on the North Inch. There is free parking available on a Sunday, within walking distance of the Games field; a map and guide to parking in Perth can be found here.
The 2015 Games were held on Sunday 9 August. Approximately 6500 people enjoyed a full programme of events on the North Inch in Perth on a lovely day in the Fair City. View our photo gallery to see a wide range of images of the competitions, trade stands and crowds at the Games.
The results of the Highland Dancing, heavyweight competitions, Solo Piping, track events and Pipe Band competitions can be found here. The programme for the day can be found here.
For the latest updates, visit our news section.
Perth Highland Games is one of the most popular events in the Highland Games calendar, which runs from May to mid September each year. The Games include traditional heavyweight events like throwing weights and hammers and tossing the caber. In addition, there is highland dancing, foot and cycle races, solo piping and the very popular pipe band contest with large numbers of overseas bands often taking part. A wide range of trade and craft stands will cater for your shopping and catering needs and there’s a fairground amusements area for children of all ages.
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(under 5's free)
We were very grateful for financial contributions to the 2015 Games from our sponsors and supporters: Ashers Ice Cream, Binn Group, McEwens of Perth, The Famous Grouse Experience, the Jimmie Cairncross Charitable Trust, the Thomson Charitable Trust, Perth Common Good Fund and the Competing Pipers’ Association.