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Thursday, September 24, 2015

it's time for Highland Games

All things Scottish will rule the day when the Ligonier Highland Games returns to Idlewild Park on Sept. 26.

In addition to the traditional athletic games that are the centerpiece of the festival, visitors will find musical performances, dancing and singing competitions, Scottish-breed dogs and livestock, storytellers, dance and harp workshops, Scottish food and military re-enactors.
Appropriately, the park's setting among the forested hills of Ligonier is reminiscent of the Scottish Highlands.
“I've had people from Scotland say that it reminds them of being at home,” says event executive director Rick Wonderly.

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