2019 Admission Tickets

Fri. Aug 9, 2019 at 5:00pm - Sun. Aug 11, 2019 at 4:00pm EDT
All Ages
17.99 CAD $ - 59.99 CAD $
All Ages
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17.99 CAD $ - 59.99 CAD $
All Ages
Event Description

The Fergus Scottish Festival & Highland Games is an annual three-day event that celebrates local Scottish heritage and features world-renowned talent and entertainment in the beautiful town of Fergus, Ontario. Please join us for our 74th year, as we continue to commemorate our Scottish roots and culture.

Whether you’re coming by yourself or with the entire clan there’s something for everyone, Scottish or nae! Celtic Music, crafts for the kids, heavy events championships, bagpipes, drums, tug of war, bands, Highland dancing, storytelling, singing, genealogy and heritage, beer tents, and vendors galore!

Enjoy the best of Scotland… without the airfare.

Friday (5pm to 1am)

  • Traditional Scottish Tattoo (Bagpipes and marching band with over 20 bands, 7pm)

  • Fireworks (8:30, 10:15)

  • Ashley MacIsaac pefroms on the main stage (9:00 until 10:15)

  • The Highland Pub featuring The Town Pants (until 1am)

Saturday (8am until 1am)

  • Highland Dance Competitions (all day)

  • Pipes and Drums Competions (all day)

  • Heavy Events (Caber Toss and other feats of strength)

    • 8:30am - Hammer toss and Qualifying Caber

    • 12:30pm - 25lb Stone, Weight for Distance

    • 3:00pm - Games Caber, Challenge Caber, Weight for Height

    • 4:30pm - Awards

  • Highland Dance (Championship 10:30 - 4:00)

  • Opening Ceremonies (12pm)

  • Massed Fling (Highland Dance, 12:30pm)

  • Massed Bands (Bag pipes and marching band, 12:30pm, 5pm)

  • Pipe Band Competition (5:30pm)

Sunday (8am until 4pm)

  • Heavy Events (9am start, concurrent all day)

    • Women Amateur Competition

    • Mens Masters (Older Pros)

  • Tug of War competition (10:30am to 2:30pm)

  • Massed Bands (Bag pipes and marching band, 12:00pm, 4:15pm)

  • Blackdown Cadets (12:30pm)

  • Pipe Band (Highland Pub, 2:15, 3:30)

  • Highland Dance (all day)

For more information on all venues and all event details: https://fergusscottishfestival.com/events/

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Admission Ticket Pricing

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Age Levels:

  • Children ages 12 and under get in FREE!

  • Youth ages 17 and under get a reduced rate.

  • Seniors aged 60 and older get a reduced rate.

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Venue Details
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Centre Wellington Sportsplex 550 Belsyde Avenue East
Fergus, ON N1M 2W5