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Highland Festival

Address:
Edward Waldo Homestead
Waldo Rd.
Scotland, 06264
Annual: 25th
Date(s): October 7, 2012
Time(s): 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Category: Ethnic Festivals
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Description:

Special 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Highland Festival for 2012.

Piping, dancing, drumming and athletic competitions; pipe bands; folk music; harp circle; Scottish foods and products; Clan Village; sheep herding; animals of Scottish heritage i.e. Highland cattle and Soay sheep.  Special entertainmeant this year by "Rathkeltair", featuring Neil Anderson, a well-known piper of Celtic rock. Returning performers will be the Bells (Nancy and Jerry) presenting music and stories for all ages. Also returning will be Charlie Zahm, best-known voice of Scottish music.  Opening ceremonies at noon.

Admission: General admission $12, seniors and students (with ID) $10, children (6-12) $5.
Phone: (860) 423-9634, (860) 423-1492
Handicap accessible: Yes
Website: http://www.scotlandgames.org
Email: higlandfestival@hotmail.com
 
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