The Highland Games will have you cheering for your favorite athlete in this 8 series event. Catch the Highland Heavy Games Championship on Saturday and the State Masters on Sunday. There will be a Celtic Village featuring special vendors unique to Highland Fling.

Aug. 29th & 30th 

Every Weekend

Race for the Rattle

Parents, rally your crawlers! In this adorable race babies crawl to the finish line in hopes of winning an exciting prize for the whole family. Participants also receive a FREE T-Shirt!


LOCATION:Upson Down Stage

Aug. 29th & 30th • Highland Fling

Highland Heavy Games

Amateur Games take place on Saturday, Professional Games take place on Sunday! Stop by to watch the sheaf toss, hammer throw, stone put and the Fan Favorite caber toss!


  • 10:30 Masters Open Ceremony
  • 11:00 Caber Toss
  • 11:30 Stone Throw
  • 11:45 42 Weight for Distance
  • 12:00 Caber Toss
  • 12:30 42lb Weight for Height
  • 12:45 Master Award Ceremony
  •   1:30 Open Ceremony
  •   1:45 Stone Throw
  •   2:15 56lb Weight for Distance
  •   2:45 Thor’s Hammer
  •   3:15 Caber Toss
  •   3:45 56lb Weight for Height
  •   4:00 Open Award Ceremony 


  • 10:30 Intro Ceremony
  • 11:00 Thor’s Hammer
  • 11:30 56lb Weight for Distance
  • 12:00 Caber Toss
  •   1:30 Open Ceremony
  •   2:00 Stone Throw
  •   2:30 Caber Toss
  •   3:15 56lb Weight for Height
  •   4:00 Pro Awards Ceremony


LOCATION:Valley of Aberdare

Aug. 29th & 30th • Highland Fling

Flint Scottish Pipe Band

The Flint Scottish Pipe Band has the distinction of being the oldest continuously running Pipe Band in Michigan. It was founded in 1916 by Scottish Immigrants intent on preserving their Scottish Heritage through the music and dress of their homeland. The Flint Scottish Pipe Band introduces the tradition of the Highland Band to communities through performance in parades, competitions and special events!


LOCATION:Various Locations on Site

Aug. 29th & 30th • Highland Fling

Men In Kilts

There is no entry form for this competition. To enter the competition, show up at this time and location to present yourself to our judges to be entered.


LOCATION:Igor's Roost Stage