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July 14 - July 16

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scottish festival e1497544658922 - 40TH ANNUAL ORILLIA SCOTTISH FESTIVAL

The Orillia Annual Scottish Festival kicks off with a Ceilidh at the Orillia Legion. There will be a parade Downtown, pipe/drum competitions, entertainment & vendors and much more happening each day!

Friday July 14th
6:30 pm- Doors Open
7:00 pm- Ceilidh
– Pipe Band Performance
– Highland Dancers, Medicine Show
– Tom Leadbeater (Buy tickets at door or call 705-325-8442)

Saturday July 15th
10 am- Clan, craft and vendor booths open

12 noon- Parade of Pipes, Drums, Colour Parties( Mississauga St., along Centennial Dr, into Couchiching Beach Park), Festival Pub Opens

1:15 pm- Opening Ceremonies, Massed Pipes/Drums, Scottish Country Dancers

1:30 pm- Children’s Village

2:00 pm- Scottish Entertainment
– Sheep Herding Demonstration by Shepherd Crook Farm
– Tom Leadbeater
– Highland Dancers, Scottish Country Dancers
– Pipe Band Performances
– Orillia Silver Band TBD

5:15 pm- Massed Pipes and Drums, Award Presentations
9:00 pm- Join us at the legion!

Sunday July 16th
10:00 am- Kirkin’ O’ the Tarter at St Andrew’s Church

1:30 pm- Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34
– Scottish Entertainment, Highland Dancers


July 14
July 16
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Couchiching Beach Park
140 Canice St
Orillia, Ontario L3V 4H8 Canada
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(705) 329-7250