Details for KELSO HIGHLANDER FESTIVAL - Ad from 2021-09-05

2021 Event Schedule Friday, September 10, 2021 All Clans Registration Saturday, September 11, 2021 7:00 AM 7:30 AM 8:00 AM - Invites you to come and experience a “Wee Bit O’ScOtland” September 11th & 12th tam O’ Shanter park Kelso, Washington 8:00 AM 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 11:30 AM 11:45 AM 12:30 PM - For more information contact 360-423-0900 www.kelso.gov/visitors/highlander-festival Major Sponsors: City of Kelso, The Daily News, Fibre Federal Credit Union, Lower Columbia Longshoremens FCU, Super 8, Twin City Bank, Red Lion, Anderson Environmental, Cascade Eye Care, Futcher Group, Bicoastal Media; KLOG, KUKN, the Wave, Watkins Tractor & Supply, Noelle McLean, Attorney at Law, Jessica Wade State Farm, Compass Lane, and Baker Lumber. 1:00 PM 1:15 PM 1:45 PM 2:30 PM - 5K Kilted Fun Run/Walk Registration 5K Kilted Fun Run/Walk – Walkers start Registration for Individual Heavyweight Athletics 5K Kilted Fun Run/ Walk – Runners start Dance Competition-morning session Clan Tents open in the park Food and Craft Vendors open Individual Heavyweight Games Begin Parade lineup Festival parade from downtown Kelso to the park – awards given at lineup Flower Show – under new covered area Entertainment under the covered area with Men of Worth Silent Auction Begins Dance Premier Choreography Entertainment under the covered area with Sons of Malarkey Opening Ceremonies Posting of colors – Mass Bands – Ft Vancouver Pipe Band and Tacoma Scots Pipe Band PROCESSION OF DIGNITAIRES Parade of Clans, Anthems & Invocation Highland Dance Competition – afternoon session Ft. Vancouver Pipe Band performance Men of Worth Tacoma Scots Pipe Band performance 3:00 PM 3:45 PM 4:30 PM 4:45 PM - Sons of Malarkey Men of Worth Silent Auction ends and winners announced Sons of Malarkey FREE ADMISSION! Sunday, September 12, 2021 8:00 AM 8:00 AM 9:00 AM 10:00 AM - Check-in for Team Heavyweight Athletics Kirkin’ of the Tartan Worship service in park Team Heavyweight Games Begin Clan Tents open Food and Craft Vendors open Foster Farms Kilted Klassic Golf Tournament at Three Rivers Golf Course 11:00 AM - Kirkin’ of the Tartan Worship service at Kelso United Methodist Presbyterian Church - 206 Cowlitz Way. 11:00 AM - Men of Worth 12:00 PM - Wicked Tinkers 1:00 PM - Men of Worth 2:00 PM - Wicked Tinkers Kelso Rotary Duck Race 3:00 PM - Men of Worth 4:15 PM - Wicked Tinkers ENTERTAINMENT BY: Wicked Tinkers, Men of Worth & Sons of Malarkey

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