Wisconsin Highland Games Out of Town Celtic cultural celebration, 5-10 pm on 8/29, 9 am-10 pm on 8/30 and 10 am-8 pm, 8/31, Waukesha Expo Center, with sports, music, demonstrations, dance competitions, food & pub tent, marketplace. $10 daily ($7 adv.; free ages 12 & under). www.wisconsinscottish.org. 414-517-5163
The Wisconsin Highland Games
Friday night, Aug. 29 - Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
Waukesha Expo Center
Wisconsin's largest Highland Games kick off Friday night of Labor Day weekend for a celebration of all things Scottish, Irish and Celtic. Come hear the mighty roar of the bagpipes, see the kilted athletes perform their feats of strength, watch the spinning, leaping Highland dancers, shoot the longbow, toss the battle axe, and grab a pint or a wee dram at St. Andrew's Pub to the sound of the music of the British Isles.
5-10 pm Opening Ceremonies + Live Music & Party
Saturday 9 am - 10 pm
Sunday 9 am - 9 pm
Events and competitions run Saturday and Sunday from 9 to 5, with the Pub Tent remaining open with live music.
Please note that Friday night is the Opening Ceremonies and Ceilidh (party) only.