St. Augustine Highland Games
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Traditional Sports – athletic competition – Toss that Caber !
Originating in the Scottish Highlands during the 11th Century, Highland Games have long been a favorite spectacle, and they’re sure to be a major draw again at the 2019 St. Augustine Celtic MUSIC & Heritage Festival March 9 & 10. You’ll see some of the most impressive kilt-wearing athletes around challenge one another in traditional Scottish heavy athletics and strength competitions, including the Scottish weight throw, and the always entertaining caber toss.
The Scottish Highland Games are traced back to King of Scots Malcolm III, whoView more
Part of St. Augustine’s Celtic MUSIC and Heritage Festival
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HIGHLAND GAMES CLINIC – Public welcome
Friday March 8-Games Clinic from 4:00-6:00 PM
The Clinic offers introduction and training to anyone (novice or experienced) interested in competing as an athlete.
SPECIAL EVENT FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC
KEG CARRY ON SATURDAY AT 1:00 PM
Members of the general public (aged 21+) are invited to sign up by Noon on Saturday for the Keg Carry at 1:00 PM.
The person who carries an 87 lb. keg the farthest distance in one minute wins a $50 Gift Card to ABC Fine Wines & Spirits!
West Castillo Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32084