2019 CSAF Canadian Lightweight National Championships June 15, 2019

Welcome to the Greater Moncton Highland Games

2019 Advance Tickets Now on Sale!


2019 Moncton Highland Games & Scottish Festival Entertainment Lineup!


Get ready for a ceilidh, Moncton!

We’re bringing some of the top names from Scotland, Cape Breton, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, and of course New Brunswick to the stages of the 13th Annual Moncton Highland Games!

Advance tickets on sale now!

or call 1-888-720-5600
(Psst! Buying early means a discount!)


Gates 5:00 PM // Live Music begins at 5:30 PM

Christine Melanson (NEW BRUNSWICK)

Paul McKenna (SCOTLAND)

Drowsy Maggie (Shelley Chase, Stacey Read, Robin Ettles) (NEW BRUNSWICK)

Miller, MacDonald & Cormier (CAPE BRETON/ PEI)



Gates open at 8:30am; live music begins at 10am.

Ivan & Vivian Hicks & The Sussex Ave Fiddlers (NEW BRUNSWICK)

Paul McKenna (SCOTLAND)

Christine Melanson (NEW BRUNSWICK)

The Lumber Jills (NEW BRUNSWICK)

Miller, MacDonald & Cormier (CAPE BRETON / PEI)

Drowsy Maggie (NEW BRUNSWICK)

Allan Ricketts (NEWFOUNDLAND)


13th Annual Moncton Highland Games June 14 & 15

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Atlantic Canada’s Highland Games season kicks off in early June with the Greater Moncton Highland Games and Scottish Festival. 

From the  kirkin’ of the tartan on Sunday to the closing ceilidh on Saturday, there is lots of fun for everyone to enjoy! 

The  Games are honoured to host the inaugural Canadian Scottish Athletic  Federation’s Lightweight Championships in 2019, and look forward to  welcoming competitors in 2021 for the Scottish Masters Athletics Heavy  Events World Championships.

The Greater Moncton Highland Games  features highland dance, pipe, drum, and pipe band competitions as well  as dozens of workshops and demonstrations covering everything from  Gaelic language and song to falconry and sheep dog herding to historical  reenactors. And don’t forget the petting zoo, wagon rides, and bouncy  castles for the kids, and the beer tent with the best in entertainment  from both sides of the pond! 

The Greater  Moncton Highland Games and Scottish Festival takes place along the waterfront in downtown Moncton, the perfect hub from which to enjoy an East Coast cultural adventure.  Fàilte! 

Click the 'schedule' tab for a detailed list of events & times!


Fun for all!

Sponsor links

Platinum Sponsors

Tweedie & Associates

City of Moncton

Government of Canada (Department of Canadian Heritage)

Province of New Brunswick

(Department of Tourism, Heritage, and Culture)

Gold Sponsors

96.9 New Country

SBC Facility Services

Peak Rentals
Atlantic Lottery Corp.
Battlefield Rentals

St. James Gate

Downtown Moncton Centre-ville Inc

Silver Sponsors

Toys for Big Boys

Dixon & Patterson

Bronze Sponsors

J. Wright Sales

Atlantic Pewter

HUB International

Bingham Law

Jacques Boucher Architecte

Division 10 Specialties

Controlled Air Management Ltd.

Taylor Agencies Ltd.

Pickle Planet Moncton