Around Town: Gallabrae
It’s definitely festival season here in Greenville, South Carolina! We just wrapped up Artisphere from May 12-14. Now it’s time for Gallabrae, Greenville Scottish Games, from May 26-27! Check out this week’s post for more information.
May 26-27, 2017
Parade: May 26, Main Street, Greenville, SC
Games: May 27, Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC
Come out over Memorial Day weekend for the Greenville Scottish Games. This two-day festival is a great event for the whole family and includes a parade, music, athletic competition and dancing.
Here’s the schedule:
Friday, May 26th, Downtown Greenville
6:00pm: Great Scot! parade on Main Street in downtown Greenville from Broad Street to East North Street
Ceilidh music on the TD Stage at the Peace Center Amphitheater
5:30pm-9:30pm: Erica Berg Collective and Cleghorn performating at NOMA Square for Greenville Heritage Main Street Friday
Saturday, May 27th, Scottish Games at Furman University
Blue Ridge Entertainment Tent
11am – Barleyjuice
11:30am – Military Tribute on Main Field
12:30pm – Cleghorn
1:30pm – Albannach
2:30pm – Barleyjuice
3:30pm – Cleghorn
4:30pm – Albannach
5:30pm – Barleyjuice
6:30pm – Cleghorn
7:30pm – Albannach
9:15am – Carl Rapp – fiddler
10:30am – Scottish Country Dancers
12:30pm – Traci Brown – harpist
1:30pm – Carl Rapp – fiddler
2:30pm – Scottish Country Dancers
3:45pm – Traci Brown – harpist
On the 27th, there will also be Border Collie demonstrations and a British car show!
Tickets are $15 for adults in advance or $20 at the main gate. Children aged 6 to 12 are $8 in advance or $10 at the gate, and children 5 and under get in for free. Active duty military also get in for free with a valid military ID. All tickets for the games include access to The World’s Greatest Scottish Happy Hour and Celtic Jam that starts in the Entertainment Tent at 5:30pm. Online ticket sales are non-refundable. Lawn chairs and coolers are welcome, but pets and alcohol are not to be brought in.
Visit http://gallabrae.com for tickets and more information.