Published August 1, 2012


The Caledonian Club of San Francisco will hold its 147th Annual Scottish Highland Gathering & Games over labor day weekend. The Games are the world's largest celtic festival.

A Grand Labor Day Weekend Event
The 147th Annual Scottish Highland Gathering & Games will be held Labor Day weekend, September 1st and 2nd. The games will be held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton. Opening ceremonies will be held in fromt of the main grandstands beginning at 12:30 p.m. on both days. Advance discount tickets can be purchased online at www.thescottishgames.com.

Event Highlights
Enjoy a plethora of cultural and entertainment activities at this annual event. Festivities include music featuring everything from traditional balladeers and vocal groups to Celtic Rock music, Western U.S. Highland Dancing Championships, living history re-enactments, a Birds of Prey exhibit, sheep dog trials, Gathering of the Clans, Heavy Event competitions, ethnic Scottish/British and American food and much more. Be sure to catch the U.S. Marine Band San Diego and more than 30 competing pipe bands from the U.S. and Canada. 

Additional Information
Additional information on the event, ticketing and event participation is available. For details, please refer to the Caledonian Club of San Francisco representative below.

Contact Information
Floyd Busby
Caledonian Club of San Francisco
312 Maple Avenue, S. San Francisco, California 94080
(925) 825-1043   phone     (925) 825-4900  fax     buzco@buzco.com  e-mail     www.caledonian.org    WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW