Alma Highland Festival & Games
Celebrating 50 years of Scottish Heritage - The festival is located on the Alma College campus in Alma, Michigan. Each year the festival brings thousands of visitors the very best of Scottish tradition. The festival combines great competition with Scottish hospitality.The festival is home to the following regional competitions:
- GREAT LAKES SCOTTISH HEAVYWEIGHT ATHLETIC COMPETITION (Professional/Amateur)
- GREAT LAKES HIGHLAND DANCE CHAMPIONSHIP (Open/Closed)
- U.S. OPEN PIPE BAND COMPETITION
Watch dozens of pipers and drummers playing at once in a massed band performance. Find out about your heritage and hear about Scottish traditions at our many Clan Tents. Check out the Entertainment Tent, featuring live professional entertainment and cold beer on tap. Or take a 5K lap of Scotland USA in the Saturday morning Series of Races before the Street Parade rolls through town.There is much, much more. But don't just take our word for it. Stop by and see for yourself each Memorial Day Weekend! Cead Mile Failte from Alma - Scotland USA!