|28th - 30th August 2014
Come to the Cowal Highland Gathering and be part of the biggest, most spectacular Highland games in the world. Around 23,000 people visit every year to soak up the unique, friendly atmosphere and stunning Highland location.
Cheer on the competitors as they battle it out for championship titles. Watch Highland dancing
, pipe bands
, heavy athletics
, solo piping
and drum majors
or enjoy ceilidh music
, children’s entertainment
, a fun run
and local food
. There’s something for all the family. And don’t miss the salute to the Chieftain. In 2014 the usual mix of Highland dancing, pipe bands, traditional wrestling, heavy athletics and ceilidh music will be complimented with a increase in the amount of family ans children’s entertainment.
The new activities will include the Clan Mountain Bike Stunt team, a pop up 3d cinema from the Glasgow Science Centre, the Drakes of Hazard, Artie’s tartan Tales, come and try sporting areas, the Cowal Kids Tent amongst many others.
As always there will be a wide range of trade stands and catering units throughout the venue.
As the sun sets down the Firth of Clyde, 1,000 pipers and drummers play ‘Highland Laddie’ in unison. It’s an unforgettable experience.