Scottish Games at Altamont Fairgrounds
The Capital District Scottish Games takes place Saturday, Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4, at the Altamont Fairgrounds, 129 Grand Ave., Altamont. Advanced tickets are available online at http://www.Scotgames.com/, on the day of admission on both Saturday and Sunday; show ID card at the gate.
Entertainment includes massed bands with 35 entries including hundreds of pipers and drummers at noon, Highland sports competition such as caber tossing, children’s events, Scottish breeds dog exhibition with Steve Caporizzo, Highland dance championships, vendors for kilts, sweaters, woolens and Celtic jewelry and foods, exhibits by clans and societies. Beer tents and live Celtic entertainment are available as well as vendors of Scottish foods with meat pies, bridies, fish and chips and more.
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