Perth Highland Games 2020 has now been cancelled due to Covid 19 restrictions and guidelines.

It was due to be held at Scone Palace Parklands on Sunday 9th August 2020. Scone Palace and its parklands can be found on the edge of Perth.

Poised above the River Tay in Perthshire, Scone Palace has been the seat of parliaments and the crowning place of the Kings of Scots, including Macbeth and Robert The Bruce. The Palace houses an outstanding collection of antiques, paintings and rare artifacts and the grounds are renowned throughout the world, making the stateley home one of the most popular tourist attractions in both Perth and Scotland.

Date – Sunday 9th August 2020
Events start at approx – 10.00
Gates open – 09.00
Events end approx – 17.30


You’ll be able to buy tickets online at Eventbrite, or you can come along and pay at the gate on the day.

Ticket prices

Price start at £4.50 and can be bought in advance from Eventbrite.

  • General admission – Adult and teens (13 and older): £9.00
    (£10 on the gate, on the day)
  • General admission – Concession: £4.50
    (£5 on the gate, on the day)
  • General admission – Child (age 5-12): £4.50
    (£5 on the gate, on the day)
  • General admission – Child (age 0-4): Free
  • Family ticket – (2 Adults + up to 3 children age 12 and under): £26.00
    (not available on the gate – pre-order only)


Joint entry is also available, allowing you into Scone Palace and the Perth Highland Games. Only available as a pre-order from Eventbrite

  • Joint ticket – Adult and teens (13 and older) – Games and Scone Palace entry: £18.00
  • Joint ticket – Concession – Games and Scone Palace entry: £11.00
  • Joint ticket – Child (age 5-12) Games and Scone Palace entry: £11.00
  • Joint ticket – Child (age 0-4) Games and Scone Palace entry: Free


Please follow signs for Scone Palace. When you reach the Palace, drive past the main entrance and follow yellow event signs.  On entering Old Scone take the left turn, (Stormontfield Road) signposted ‘Waulkmill, Stormontfield, Perth Racecourse’. Follow this road taking the second road to the left into the Scone Palace estate and into the parking area. Please have exact change ready for parking stewards who will be on hand to assist drivers

There will also be a dedicated disabled parking area, but please be aware that the parking is on a grassy field which can be uneven in places, and/or muddy if there has been prolonged wet weather. We always do our best to make Perth Highland Games as accessible as possible, but if you have any concerns please contact us.

Location map

How do I get to Perth?
Perth is situated centrally in Scotland and can be easily reached by car using the motorway system or by rail or bus.

How do I get to Scone Palace?
Scone Palace is situated just outside Perth.