Forres Highland Games Day 2018
Saturday 7th July, Grant Park Forres

Proceedings get under way from 12pm when Forres and District Pipe Band march up Forres High Street followed by the Opening Ceremony in the Park at 12:30pm.

Schedule:

11:30am Gates Open
12:00pm Stall Open
12:00pm Pipe Band Processing on Forres High Street
12:30pm Officia Opening and Raising of the Falg
1.00 pm Heavy Weight and Track Athletics starts
1.30 pm Highland Dancing starts
1.45 pm Cycling – Scottish Grass Championships 800m
2.10 pm Massed Pipe Bands
2.20 pm Athletics – North of Scotland Championship 3000m
2.40 pm 10K Road Race – North District Cahmpioniship
3.00 pm Tug’o’War
3.20 pm Cycling – North of Scotland Championship 6000m
3.30 pm Massed Pipe Bands
4:00 pm Message Bike Race
4.30 pm Highland Dancing Prize Giving
4.40 pm Massed Pipe Bands
5.00 pm Tossing the Caber

Enjoy hospitality and shopping in the park:

Beer Tent – provided by Royal British Legion, Forres
Food – G & M Whyte Catering Services, Keith
Ice Cream – MaCones Ices, Inverness
Shopping – Assorted local trade stands
And fun at the Fairground too!

Adult £6, Concession £4, Under 16s £2
Seating: £2
Programme: £1
Parking: FREE in the West side of Grant Park and across town, please observe no park zones
Dogs allowed, please keep on a lead
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If you are in Forres today why not make a day of it? Shop, eat and explore our lovely town….

– Shops and cafes open in the Town Centre all day
– Nelson Tower atop Cluny Hill open 2-4pm
– Falconer Museum open to explore artefacts until 5pm
– Great pubs and restaurants open into the night

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Posted on: 7.07.2018