The 62nd Festival of the Tartans & Highland Games

New Glasgow Highland Games

“Ciad Mile Failte”

Tartan Field, Walker Street, New Glasgow  NS

July 14th 2018

  1. The rules and regulations of the Atlantic Canada Pipe Band Association will not apply to this competition.
  2. All competitors must report to the Piping tent upon arrival for time check and playing positions.  Failure to arrive on time may result in disqualification.
  3. No refund of entry fees submitted.
  4. Tents not available.
  5. Pipers can be accompanied by any instrument of their choosing
  6. Pipers have the freedom to play any music of their choosing
  7. The sponsoring society will not be responsible for loss, damage, or injury occurring at the Festival of the Tartans.


Location:  Tartan Field, New Glasgow, NS

Time:        Competition begins at 9:00 am.  Time schedules will be posted at 8:30 am

Fees:         $100 per Quartet. Up until the night before, registration on the day will cost $120 per Quartet.      

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1St PLACE WILL WIN $1000.00




Please send entry from and check payable to the festival of the Tartans at Festival of the Tartans, 75 Lavinia Street, Suite #189, New Glasgow, B2H 1N5. In addition if you have any questions please contact Robbie MacInnis at