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PEI Highland Games

The PEI Highland Games at Lord Selkirk Park in Belfast.The Caledonian Club held the first Highland Games in Canada in PEI on September 5, 1864. The Highland dancing competition will eventually return, however for the present it will just be the Scottish Athletic Events portion, including Scottish dancing and singing, between the children’s events and the ladies and men’s athletics. Children’s races and the long jump will begin at 8:30 am, followed by the Junior Heavy Athletics (shot put, weight for distance and caber toss) at 10:30 am. Entertainment will follow until 12:30 pm. The Ladies Athletics (Braemar Stone, weight for distance, weight over bar and caber toss) will compete at 12:30 pm. Men’s Athletics (Braemar Stone, weight for distance, weight over bar, caber toss and the Farmer’s Walk) will take place at 2:30 pm. Bryan MacLean, athletic director for the greater Moncton Highland Games, and Michelle MacLean, will be on site to organize the event along. Admission is free. Donations to the Caledonian Club would be appreciated.

Family Friendly
Free event

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Date
August 5, 2023
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Venue

Lord Selkirk Park
142 Selkirk Park Rd
Belfast, PE C0A 1A0 Canada
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