Current & Recent Events Calendar

View our current and recent calendar events below. To submit an event to the website please click here.

Auckland Highland Games

A range of activities from traditional and contemporary Scottish culture including: Highland Dancing & Scottish Country Dancing Displays, Heavy Weight competitions, Public Events, Roman & Norse Historic Battles, Fencing, Ancient Weapons, Pipe Band & Solo Piping competitions, Celtic Music Groups, Tossing the Caber, Sheaf & Haggis competitions, Traditional Scottish food (Haggis, Mutton pies) Scottish Stalls, Children’s activities, Wood Turning and Carving, Scottish Clan Societies & the Famous ‘Ode to the Haggis’, Highland Cattle, Highland Terriers, Shetland Ponies & Clydesdales. https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2018/auckland-highland-games-gathering/auckland/remuera



Christchurch Casino Highland Day

Annual Highland Day Contest run by the Canterbury Caledonian Society Grade One Pipe Band commences at 11am. To be held in the grounds of the Ilam Homestead. Entries due out in October. Queries to Secretary Kim Robertson at kim.robertson@outlook.co.nz



Jenny Mair Highland Square Day

This is the 39th year of Highland Square Day in Palmerston North. For details of entries, contact jennymair@xtra.co.nz



Turakina Highland Games

Also featuring the NZ Open Solo Piping Championships. The event is a family friendly day including Pipe Bands, solo piping & drumming, Highland and National Dancing, traditional field events, children's events, Clan & market stalls and an evening ceilidh. Free on site parking and camp sites available @ $5. Entry $10 per person, children under 15 free. Contact Heather Calkin (secretary) highlandmay@gmail.com www.turakinahighlandgames.co.nz



Ashburton's Festival of Pipe Band Music

Ashburton's annual music festival beginning with Street March at 12:30pm, followed by Medleys & Sets in the Domain. Contact Peter MacLean: petermaclean@xtra.co.nz



Paeroa Highland Games

Paeroa Highland Games - Pipe Band Contest Conducted with the Paeroa Tattoo Entries close: 31/12/18 Pipe Band Contest - Contact Details: Mac Macdonald ph 027 785 9737 or email: madmac@callplus.net.nz Accommodation can be arranged via the Paeroa Highland Games Secretary: www.paeroahighlandgames.co.nz



Octagonal Day

Octagonal Day -  Saturday 16th February 2019 being held in the Octagon Dunedin.

Contact:

Maureen Hurrell

Secretary

Otago Centre

34 Beaconsfield Road

Portobello, Dunedin 9014

email: hurrellm@xtra.co.nz




Otago/Southland Contest

Otago/Southland Contest - Sunday 17th February 2019 being held in Dunedin. This Contest is being held the same at it was in 2017. Street March George Street and then to Alhambra Rugby Grounds, also known as the North Ground. Contact: Maureen Hurrell Secretary Otago Centre 34 Beaconsfield Road Portobello, Dunedin 9014 email: hurrellm@xtra.co.nz



WHBPBC Contest

Annual Centre Contest for Wellington-Hawke's Bay is to be held at the Scots College Grounds.
Contact Sandra Harry : sfharry13@gmail.com



Canterbury Centre Contest

Canty Centre Contest held at Innovation Park once again. Both music events and Street March. Juvenile event and display. Entries will be sent out to bands at the end of 2018. Any queries to Kim Robertson - Secretary at kim.robertson@outlook.co.nz - 0272227330



Auckland Centre Contest

Auckland Centre contest - To be held at Drury Rugby Field as per previous year. Please contact Mac Macdonald with any queries/registrations. madmac@callplus.net.nz



Canterbury Centre Contest - Dean's Bush

Canty Centre Contest held at Dean's Bush once again. Both music events Juvenile event. 10 Entries will be sent out to bands at the end of 2018. Any queries to Kim Robertson - Secretary at kim.robertson@outlook.co.nz - 0272227330



CNI Centre Contest

Village Green. Contact Contest Supervisor Paul Fuller fullerwhanau@icloud.com



CNI contest

Centre contest on the Village Green Rotorua. Contact contest supervisor Paul Fuller 0274377383 email:fullerwhanau@icloud.com



South Canterbury Provincial Contest

South Canterbury Provincal Contest to be held on 17 March 2019 at Oamaru. We would like to see as many bands as possible come and enjoy this contest.
Please contact:
Mrs Janice Hayes 
2 Beal Street Oamaru 
jb.hayes@slingshot.co.nz 
034371551