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

Sept. 14th – 15th

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

Sept. 14th - 15th • Shamrocks & Shenanigans

Men in Kilts

Cheer loud for your favorite contestant and enjoy the unique traditional Scottish dress. Hosted by Queen Elizabeth!

** 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

Sept. 14th - 15th • Shamrocks & Shenanigans

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!

TIME:10:00am - 5:00pm

LOCATION:Various Locations on Site

Sept. 14th - 15th • Shamrocks & Shenanigans

Irish 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!

TIME:11:45am - 4:00pm

LOCATION:Valley of Aberdare