Scottish Festival and Highland Games
when: Jun 15, 2013 at 8:00 am to 9:00 pm
where: Hamilton Lakes, I-290 and Thorndale Ave., Itasca, IL
cost: Children under 2 are free; children ages 3-12 are $5; adults are $20
ages: All ages
Is your child a fan of Disney’s Brave? Make like Merida at this annual festival featuring live Celtic music, knobbly knees contests, bagpiping and Highland Dance competitions, haggis eating, and hurling. Also, watch professionals in the Heavy Athletics U.S. Open Championship do the Caber Toss (flipping a 20-foot, 140-pound tree trunk), the 22-pound Hammer Throw, the Sheaf Toss (flipping a bale of hay over a high bar) and the Clachnert (throwing a 16-pound river stone).
Be the first to RSVP