Games Festival: Sunday, June 9 - 15, 2019


Tuesday, June 11th

12pm Flag Raising Moncton City Hall 

7pm  Free Outdoor Concert  Moncton Riverfront park  

Wednesday, June 12th

12pm Flag Raising Town of Riverview

7pm  Free Outdoor Concert  Riverfront Gazebo - Riverview 

Friday, June 14th

5:30pm-7pm  Heavy Athletic Workshop (Free)  Hal Betts sports field Learn and throw some of the heavy events including the world famous Caber Toss (registration is required)  Contact

Games Day: Saturday, June 15, 2019 All activities are at Hal Betts Sportsplex

8:30am                 Grounds Open

8:30am                 Registration for Highland Dance, Piping and Drumming Competition 

8:30am- 12pm     Individual Piping and Drumming Competition

8:30am - 4:30pm  Highland Dance Competition

 9am                        Food and Craft Vendors Open 

9am-5pm               Salmon Fly Casting 

                                 Archery      (Demonstrations (Participation) 

10am                  Heavy Athletics

 10am                      5km Tartan Run

 10am & 2pm         Sheep Dog Trials 

 11am - 5pm           Entertainment - Pub Tent 

 12pm - 12:30pm   Opening Ceremonies with Massed Bands - Parade Square 

 1:30pm - 5pm        Pipe Band Competitions - Parade Square 

 5:15pm -6pm         Awards/ Closing Ceremonies with Massed Bands 

 5:30pm - closing    Kitchen Party in the PumpHouse Ceilidh Tent 


9:00 -11:00 – Various Recorded Celtic Artists

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM - TBA

12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - TBA

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM - TBA

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM - TBA

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM - TBA

4:30 PM - 5:15 PM - TBA

Sunday, June 16th, 2019

 Kirkin of the Tartan Service 

Trinity United Church, Old Coach Road 

Saturday June 15, 2019 Heavy Events Schedule


Daily schedule of Events

8:45am  Junior/Ams/Ladies 

Light Hammer  

9:00am  U200 Athletes Lightweight

BraeMar Stone Throw

9:30am  Open/Pro

BraeMar Stone Throw

9:45am Junior/Ams/Ladies

& Heavy Hammer

10:00am U200 Athletes Lightweight

Open Stone Competition

10:30am Open/Pro

Open Stone Competition

10:45am Junior/Ams/Ladies

Weight over Bar

11:00am  U200 Athletes Lightweight

Heavy Weight for Distance

11:30am  Open/Pro

Heavy Weight for Distance

11:45am Junior/Ams/Ladies

World Famous Caber Toss

12:00pm  U200 Athletes Lightweight

Light Weight for Distance

12:30pm   Open/Pro 

Light Weight for Distance

1pm  Junior/Ams/Ladies

Sheaf Toss

1pm  U200 Athletes Lightweights

Weight over the Bar

1:30pm Open/Pro

Heavy Hammer 

2pm  Junior/Ams/Ladies

Braemar Stone Throw

2pm  U200 Athletes Lightweight

Sheaf Toss

2pm Open/Pro

Light Hammer

3pm Junior/Ams/Ladies

Open Stone Throw

3pm U200 Athletes Lightweight 

Heavy Hammer

3pm Open/Pro

Sheaf Toss

3:30pm U200 Athletes Lightweights


3:30pm Open/Pro

Weight Over Bar

4pm Junior/Ams/Ladies

Heavy Weight for Distance

4pm Open/pro 

World Famous Caber Toss

4:30pm U200 Athletes Lightweights

World Famous Caber Toss

4:30pm Junior/Ams/Ladies

Lightweight for Distance

*Please note event times are approximate and are subject to change at any time to maintain schedule.