Central Winds Park
1000 East State Road 434
Winter Springs, FL 32708
8:00 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013
8:45 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013
$5.00 – $20.00 Buy
Celtic, Festivals, Kids | Family
Come out to cheer the athletes tossing rocks and trees. Watch dancers and listen to bands. Dance to the olde tribal rhythms. Meet distant kin in Clan Row. See how far you can carry a boulder.
The Scottish-American Society of Central Florida was founded in 1976 to celebrate and carry on the Scottish traditions here in the US. The purpose of this organization is to provide education to the Central Florida community through schools, churches, civic lectures and demonstrations, as well as organizing and hosting the annual Central Florida Scottish Highland Games always held on the third weekend in January.
Athletic Competitions: - Open Stone Put - Braemar Stone Put - 56lb. Weight for Distance - Hammer Throw - Caber Toss - Sheaf Toss - Weight for Height
Live Entertainment: - Albannach (Pipes & Drums) - RATHKELTAÍR (Celtic Rock) - Searson (musicians/step dancers) - The Hooligans (Celtic Rock) - The Wyndbreakers (local heroes) - Bardic Rose (Celtic-Folk-Renaissance-Medieval-Rock-Acoustic) - Juniper (Celtic/Alternative Folk duo) - Just Twistin' Hay (traditional variety) - Crooked Road (traditional tunes on traditional instruments) - The Tinkers (Folk)
Other event highlights include the Highland Dance Competitions, Scottish Country Dance, Archery, the Boulder Boogie, Kids Games, delicious shortbread and tons more fun!
Saturday Games Pass 8am-9pm includes evening ceilidh (5pm-9pm) - $17 (advance), $20 (at gate)
Sunday Games Pass (8:45am-5pm) - $12 (advance), $15 (at gate)
Child6-11: Saturday & Sunday Games Pass 8am-9pm - $5.00
Student12-17: Saturday & Sunday Games Pass 8am-9pm - $10.00 (available only at the gate - a vaild Student ID will be required)
For more information, visit http://www.flascot.com.