Published August 11, 2017


Caledonian Club

The Caledonian Club of San Francisco will hold its 152nd Annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games over the Labor Day weekend in Pleasanton. These Annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games are the largest in North America and feature World Heavy Events Championships, the US Drum Major Championships, as well as the Western U.S. Open Highland Dancing Championships.

A Grand Labor Day Weekend Event
The 152nd Annual Scottish Highland Gathering and Games will be held Labor Day weekend, September 2nd and 3rd, 2017. The games will be held at the Alameda County Fairgrounds at 4501 Pleasanton Ave in Pleasanton. Opening ceremonies will be conducted in front of the main grandstand on both days.

Event Highlights
Enjoy a plethora of cultural and entertainment activities at this annual event. Festivities include music, sporting events, Highland dancing, living history re-enactments, birds of prey demonstrations, sheep dog trials, gathering of the clans, heavy event competitions, ethnic Scottish/British and American food and much more. Be sure to catch the pipe band and drumming competitions. 

Purchasing Tickets
Advance discount tickets can be purchased in person until August 30th, 2017 at Keith's Autobahn, 6398 Dougherty Road, Suite 23, Dublin. Please note that tickets for the Whisky Tasting, Grandstand Shows, and Trackside Terrace do not include the price of entry into the games. Ticket prices range from $11.00 - $35.00 and can be purchased at http://www.thescottishgames.com/Tickets2017.php. Children under 12 years of age and Active Military (with ID) will receive complimentary admissions.

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     publicity@thescottishgames.com  e-mail     www.caledonian.org  WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4305 Hacienda Drive, Suite 330, Pleasanton, California  94588-2738
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org  WWW