Schedule of Events 2019


Main Display Arena

11.00am - Sign up for Athletics/Solo Piping/ Tug O War/

                  'Wife' Carrying Race/ Wrestling Competition see below

 

11.15am - NS Highlanders Pipe Band

11.45am - Truro Cadet Marching Display

12 noon - NS Highlanders Tactical Assault 

12.45pm - Gallus Gael Historical Re-enactors - The Prisoner

1.00pm  - Mini Highland Games begin

1.00pm  - Scottish Backhold Wrestling begins

1.00pm  - Tug O War Competition Begins

1.15pm   - Truro Cadets Pipe Band

1.30pm  - Athletics Begin (See schedule below)

1.45pm  - NS Highlanders Tactical Assault

2.30pm  - Gallus Gael Historical Re-enactors - Fire & Sword

3.00pm  - NS Highlanders Pipe Band

3.30pm  - Tug O War Final

Heavies Field

9.00am  - Amateurs Event / Womens Heavy Event

1.00pm   - Maritimes Masters  Championship

4.00pm   - Heavy Events End

4.15pm    -  Tug o War Challenge  Heavies -v- Winners 


Athletics schedule

  • Registration desk for all races at the edge of the race track to the rear of the main field.
  • Prizes will be awarded to all competitors aged 3-12
  • Winners aged over 12 will receive a prize or a medal
  • Winners of the 'Wife' Carrying Race will receive in dollars the weight in Kg of the person being carried - There is an application, waiver & fee required for this race - you will find more information HERE

11.00am ...Registration begins for all events including Races, Tug O War, Wrestling & Mini Heavies 

 

12noon  … Age 5 - 8yrs - Mini Heavyweights 

 

1.00pm.....Age 3 - 12 - Find a High Five Hand around the games & return to registration for a prize.

 

1.10pm - Ages 3 - 5 - 50m Race -    prize at Registration desk

1.20pm - Ages 6 - 8 - 50m Race -    Prize at Registration desk

1.30pm - Ages 9-12 - 50m Race -    Prize at Registration desk

1.40pm - Ages 13 - 16 80m Race - Priz at Registration desk

1.50pm - Age 16+ - 100m Sprint - Prize at Registration desk

2.00pm - All Ages - Kilted Dash -  Awards Ceremony at 4pm

2.20pm - Ages 5 - 8 - 50m Sack Race - Prize at Registration Desk

2.30pm - Ages 9 - 12 -  50m Sack Race - Prize at Registration Desk

2.40pm - Ages 13 - 16 - 100m 3 legged Egg & Spoon Race - Prize at Registration Desk

2.50pm - Ages 16 + - 100m 3 Legged Egg & SpoonRace - Awards ceremony at 4pm

3.15pm - Age 18+ - 'Wife' Carrying Competition - Awards ceremony at 4pm

3.30pm - Race Finals

4.00pm - Awards Ceremony on Main Stage - Highland Village Marquee

 

Highland village Marquee

8.30  - Registration - Morning Events

9.00 - Primary Dance

           16 Pas de Basque, Pas de Basque & Highcuts, Fling (4), Sword (4)

9.15  - Beginner Dance

           Fling (4), Sword, (2&1), Seann Triubhas (3&1), Scottish Lilt (4)

9.15 - Novice

           Fling (4), Sword, (2&1), Seann Triubhas (3&1), Flora (4)

12.15 - Registration - Afternoon Events

12.45 - Intermediate/ Premier

            Scottish Lilt (4), Flora (4), Barracks (4), Hornpipe (4)

3.30 -  Highland Dance End

 

4.00 - AWARDS CEREMONY

 

4.30  - LIVE MUSIC STAGE

4.35  -  Greene's School of Irish Dance

5.30  -  Clann An Drumma

6.30  -  Closing Ceremony

 

Workshop Schedule

10.00am - Gallus Gael present - 18th century Folklore, Lallands Scots Language & female costume of the period 

11.00am  - Samantha Gloade - Indigenous Dance

12noon   - All for Knot - Celtic Trivet Workshop 2 - for ages 9-14 maximum 8 per class

12.30pm - All for Knot - Celtic Trivet Workshop 1 - for ages 9-14 maximum 8 per class

1.30pm   - Gallus Gael present - 18th century Costume, Weapons & Warriors - How the Battle of Culloden was won

2.30pm  - Mike Dupius - Piping Introduction 

3.00pm  - 84th Regiment of Foot Re-enactors - Artillery Talk

3.30pm  - 84th Regiment of Foot re-enactors - The Great Kilt and how to wear it. 

 

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE


All Day Entertainment 9 - 5pm

Archery

Buskers

Craft Fair

Food Trucks

 

  

Clan Tents

Truro Cadets

Kids Haggis Hunt

Workshops (See itinerary above)

 

 

Living History Encampment

NS Highlanders Armed Forces

Colchester Ground Search & Rescue Display

Clann An Drumma - Stop and purchase a CD or get an autograph

 



Evening Ceilidh Dance Party

 

 

Get your dancing shoes on and join us for our

end of day party

 

on

September 7th @ 7.30pm

at the

Holiday Inn, Truro

Dance Callers J & L Finnie

 

Music by 

New Scotland Ceilidh Band

 

 

MARITIME MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIP

LIVE MUSIC STAGE 2017



Entertainment 2019

Location

Jennifer Drive Ball Fields

Bible Hill, Colchester County, NS

 

Email: events@colchesterhighlandgames.com

Telephone: 902 897 4712