Scottish Festival and Highland Games returns Saturday


The Chipley Presbyterian Church Scottish Festival and Highland Games and KirkinÂ’ oÂ’ The Tartans will be held Saturday, Nov. 19 and Sunday, Nov. 20 at the First Presbyterian Church in Chipley.

The event will feature vendors, bagpipe and drum music and the highly entertaining traditional Highland games. Members of different clans will exhibit their skills in events such as weight over bar, caber throwing, Braemar stone throw and others.

The sounds of bagpipes and drums, courtesy of members of Emerald
Coast Pipes and Drums, will be on hand for musical performances along with Ennis Pruitt and newcomers this year, Jig to a Milestone.

This yearÂ’s Honored Clan is Clan Bell North America. Other clans are invited to attend as well.

The event will be held at 658 5th St. in Chipley from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is $5.