Our (30th) Scottish Festival and Highland Games
March 2nd, 2013, 9:00 am. to 7:00 pm.
It was a fun and successful day. We hope to see you back next year with a friend.
See a great article and pictures of the 29th Festival from the South Florida Insider at http://www.sflinsider.com/events/festivals-coverage/item/1453-scottish-festival-games-events-coverage
For a quick stick map pdf and directions back and forth from the Hotel or Park go to Here
For the Piping and Drumming participants
for 2013 here are our judges
Sandy Jones...... Piping
John Bottomley...... Piping
Neil Lester..... Drumming
Entry forms are available on our website
Would you like to put an advertisement in the festival Program Brochure? If so go to http://www.sassf.org/events/festival/Festival_Program_Add_Request_2013.pdf for an application in pdf format.
For Hotel information click here or copy and past the following internet address in your Browser Address Bar. http://www.sassf.org/events/festival/festival_accomodations.html
Fort Lauderdale Snyder Park (See Map)
3299 S.W. 4th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315
Fax: (954) 828-4341
(From I-95, exit State Road 84 and head east to S.W. 4th Avenue. Turn right and make a right into Snyder Park.)
Snyder Park was developed considering the special needs of people with disabilities. The park offers easily accessible nature trails, parking, and restrooms.
8.00 Piping and athletics
8.30 Dancing registration, Individual piping and drumming competition begins
9.00 Dancing and Athletics competitions begin
Events on Main Field
(Time subject to change)
9 -3 Athletics competition
10:15 Sheepdog Demonstration
11:20 Sheepdog Demonstration
12 noon Opening Ceremonies: Parade of clans and massed bands
1:00 Caber toss
1:45 Drumming and Drum Major Competition
2:00 Pipe Band Competition, Grade 5
3:00 Pipe Band Competition, Grade 4
4:.00 Sheepdog Demonstration
5:00 Closing Ceremonies: Massed Pipe Bands, Presentation of Trophies
Country Dancing, Children's Games
Sale of Scottish Food and Crafts, Clan Booths, Weaving and Storytelling
Saturday, 6pm to 10pm – at the Hampton Inn
Highland Dancing Workshop
Sunday, 9am to 1pm – at the Hampton Inn
Piping and Drumming Workshops
Saturday, March 2nd, at Snyder Park
Entertainer Schedule (Subject to Change without notice)
Main Stage (Subject to change)
Charlie Zahm 10 AM 1:30 PM 4:30 PM
Rathkeltair 11 AM 2:30 PM 5:30 PM
Albannach 12:30 PM 3:30 PM 6:30 PM
Tricia LC Billings – Storyteller 10 AM 2 PM 4 PM
MacLanzon Lassies 11 AM 1 PM 3 PM
Ticket Prices for the 2013 Games are as
follows. From Oct 1st to Dec 31st
(midnight)$15.00.... these will be available online only More to come.
On Friday March 1st 2013 We have teamed up with Maguires
Hill 16 to host our Ceilidh (Big Party). The cost of this
event will be $10.00 at the door. For that price you can
come out, enjoy our 2013 entertainers Charlie Zahm,
Rathkeltair, Albannach! and our host Pipe Band all in a
Great setting. The event will start at 8 pm. You won't want
to miss it.
From Jan 1st to Mar 1st (midnight) $20.00... available online, ticket outlets, The Ceilidh
On the day of the Games ticket prices will be $25.00 available only at the gate.
Once Again Children under 12 are Free
For all of you Scottish people who like to save money I would hope that you would buy your tickets early... Tell your Friends, Family, Co-workers, and anyone else you can think about...Buy early and save.
To request tickets by mail please download our ticket request pdf form.
Please visit our ticket outlets. These businesses volunteer to be a ticket outlet without compensation.
Ticket Prices for the 2013 Games are as follows.
From Oct 1st to Dec 31st
(midnight)$15.00.... these will be available online only
More to come.
On Friday March 1st 2013 We have teamed up with Maguires Hill 16 to host our Ceilidh (Big Party). The cost of this event will be $10.00 at the door. For that price you can come out, enjoy our 2013 entertainers Charlie Zahm, Rathkeltair, Albannach! and our host Pipe Band all in a Great setting. The event will start at 8 pm. You won't want to miss it.