2016 Trade Stand applications now open

2016 Trade Stand applications now open

11 Feb 2016 News No Comments

Applications are now being accepted for Trade Stands at the 2016 Perth Highland Games, being held on the North Inch on Sunday 14 August. We aim to include a variety of stand types that will appeal to visitors to the Games, including catering outlets, trade stands, craft stands and amusements. We offer

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2015 Games – lost property

12 Aug 2015 News No Comments

A number of items of lost property were handed in to the Secretary's office during the 2015 Games. They are: A ladies watch; A golf umbrella; A hair band; A kiddies' rucksack. To reclaim, please Contact us with a description of the item you have

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A successful Games in 2015!

12 Aug 2015 News No Comments

The 2015 Games was a great success and we would like to thank everyone who helped make it so. Firstly we are very grateful to our 2015 Chieftain, Brigadier M.S. Jameson CBE, Lord Leiutenant of Perth and Kinross, who was a marvellous host, presiding over the event, greeting visitors and presenting trophies

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05 Aug 2015 News No Comments

Perth Highland Games will set the North Inch buzzing this Sunday (9 August). This year’s Games Chieftain will be Brigadier MS Jameson CBE, Lord Lieutenant of Perth & Kinross.  He will preside over a very full programme of traditional Highland Games competitions, along with special performances by a visiting Norwegian

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28 Jul 2015 News No Comments

The Programme showing the running order for events at the 2015 Perth Highland Games, is set out below. Please note that timings are approximate. 09.30   Gates open 10.00   Confined heavyweight events, main arena Solo piping: Junior & Senior competitions, pipers’ area Grade 4A Pipe Bands, arena 1 Trade stands open Highland dancing beginners & intermediates, dancing

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Pipe Bands – Draw for Order of Play now available

27 Jul 2015 News No Comments

The draw for the order of play for Pipe Band competitions at the 2015 Perth Games has been made. Copies of the draw are now available on the Competitors' info section of this website. A copy can also be found on the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association (RSPBA)

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Council weighs in to help the Perth Games!

11 May 2015 News No Comments

The Games Committee is very grateful to the Trading Standards team from Perth & Kinross Council for helping us check our heavyweight equipment. We asked the team, which is the local Weights and Measures Enforcement Authority, to calibrate our weights, throwing hammers and shot puts. Throwing the weight over

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Perth’s ‘Touch of Tartan Weekend’

19 Apr 2015 News No Comments

The Fair City is definitely the place to be during the weekend of 8/9 August 2015 - Perth's 'Touch of Tartan' Weekend! As well Perth Highland Games on Sunday the 9th, the weekend will be packed with fun activities - the Perth Kilt Run, kilt walks and 'Touch

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2015 entry forms now online

10 Feb 2015 News No Comments

Entry forms for competitions at the 2015 Perth Highland Games are now online. The forms, along with guidance on how to enter the track, heavyweight, solo piping, pipe band and highland dancing events can be accessed on the Competitors' section of this website. Application forms and guidance for

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Ringing in changes for 2015

02 Feb 2015 News No Comments

In the organising Committee we are already busy planning the 2015 Perth Highland Games, which will take place on the North Inch on Sunday 9 August. This year we are making some changes, as well as sticking with many of our tried and trusted plans. We have a new Highland

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