A huge welcome to the Perth Highland Games. It’s fantastic to be back in the middle of Perth and we’re so glad you could join us.

Here’s some information to help you get the best out of your visit today.


(All timings are approximate)

09:00  Gates open

09:30  Junior Heavyweight Competition

10:30  Start of confined Heavyweight events; Highland Dancing (beginners & intermediates)

12:30  Start of track events

13:00  Chieftain Dougie MacLean’s welcome

13:30  Start of open Heavyweight events, Highland Dancing (Premier classes)

17:00  Massed pipe bands closing performance (well worth sticking around for)

17:45  Close



  • Scottish Knight’s League display
  • Highland Dancing
  • Pipe band competition
  • Food and drink stalls
  • Trade stands
  • Heavyweight Competitions
  • Track events


We’re excited to have pipe bands from all over the world joining us today – have a look at the schedule below.

Got questions?

We’ve made some handy guides which will help you to understand the events you see today within the games – check them out below!

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Trade stalls

There’s lots of trade stalls to visit at our event including everyone on the following list. Take a piece of Scotland home with you!

  • Collar and Fleece
  • Kilted Fudge Co
  • Fyne Frames
  • Snooze Hamilton
  • Inverness Fudge (Sweeties)
  • Silvia Whitley
  • Hamish House Pottery
  • John Ellis Photography
  • Rebel GD
  • Val’s Scottish Tablet Treats
  • Low Cost Kilts
  • Andrew McGavin Designs
  • Scottish Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA)
  • Spice Harmony
  • Shoanna Design
  • Beverley Nicol
  • Visobelle Displays Scotland
  • Urban Pirate
  • Joyce Lamond (Scottish Water)
  • Phoenix Home
  • The Mad Hatter Bakes
  • Loch Ness Leather
  • Delizious Bakes

Food and Drink

Hungry? We’ve got a fine selection of food and drink to get stuck into.

  • Dannys Snacks x (Fish & Chips, Burgers, Chicken)
  • Aberdam Dutch Fries
  • Noah’s Treats
  • Scozzese Pizza
  • Cairn o’Mohr