When the Glengarry Highland Games come to mind, it brings images of colour and pageantry with 1500 pipers and drummers, of grace and skill with the highland dancers, and of thrilling feats of strength with the heavyweights. Overlaid on all of that are the rousing tunes of Glengarry’s great celtic bands.
The Games are all that and more. On August 3 and 4, the grounds of the Kenyon Agricultural Society in Maxville will be bursting with wall-to-wall activities that feature something for every age and interest. Read More
Unclaimed legacy grandstand seats have been released and are now available to the public. Read More
For centuries wherever highland games have been held, competitions take place in piping and drumming, highland dancing and the heavyweights. First held as tests of strength and agility among male competitors, modern Games have grown to include female athletes as well. The Glengarry Highland Games on August 3rd and 4th will proudly present some of the finest exhibitions of the best in these events. Read More
We’ve frequently heard two questions about our Up The Glens 5k Kilt Run.
“Can we run earlier?” and “Will there be medals for the participants?”
For 2018, the answers are YES. Read More
Final registration for the 2018 Glengarry Highland Games Highland Dancing competition is quickly approaching. Read More
The temperatures are soaring, the skies are sunny, and summer just keeps getting better. All are signs that the Glengarry Highland Games are right around the corner. Across North America, plans are being made for travel to Maxville on August 3 & 4th for the 71st edition of this premier highland event. With all of the hard work of the Games committees to prepare, everyone will be pleased with this year’s lineup of events and attractions. Read More
As the days fly by heading into this year’s edition of the Games, it’s time to announce the Grand Prize Winner of this year’s 'Where is Glengarry Scot?' photo contest. The winner of two Bronze Patrons passes to this year’s Games is… Read More
Rugby returned to the Glengarry Highland Games in 2017 and planning is well underway for the 2nd Annual Nate MacRae Memorial Invitational Rugby tournament. Read More
Have you been delaying purchasing your 2018 Patron Package? In order to be recognized by having your name published in our souvenir program you must order your Patron Package before midnight (end of day), July 6, 2018. Read More
The 2018 Glengarry Highland Games are approaching quickly and we are now in the last week of Early Bird sales. On July 1, 2018 admission prices will increase by $2.00 per day to $25.00, and Up The Glens Kilt Run registration will increase by $5.00 to $50.00. Grandstand seats are still available for both Friday and Saturday. You can purchase your admission and grandstand tickets from our website today and be ready for the Games! Read More