Scottish Highland Games

Scottish Highland Games drum major events, historically the origins of the modern-day drum major, are found in almost every part of the world and predominantly found in countries such as the United States, Republic of Ireland, South Africa, Germany, Canada, United Kingdom; Northern Ireland (Ulster), and Scotland with the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association, host of the World Championships.

World Drum Major Association, Inc. is the host and partner of the inaugural United States National Drum Major Championships and works with organizations to organize competitions at Scottish Highland Games and Festivals.

If you are interested in learning to compete at Scottish Highland Games competitions, please contact us for instructors.

2017 Scottish Highland Games Drum Major Contests

February 18 & 19
Queen Mary ScotsFestival & International Highland Games
Long Beach, California

March 4 & 5
Phoenix Scottish Games
Phoenix, Arizona

April 8 & 9
Las Vegas Celtic Gathering & Highland Games
Las Vegas, Nevada

April 29 & 30
Sacramento Valley Scottish Games & Festival
Woodland, California

May 20, 21 & 22
CANADIAN INVITATIONAL DRUM MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Victoria Highland Games & Celtic Festival
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

May 27 & 28
Costa Mesa ScottishFest
Costa Mesa, California

June 10 & 11
Utah Scottish Festival and Highland Games
Lehi, Utah

July 29 & 30
Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games & Clan Gathering
Enumclaw, Washington

August 12
DRUM MAJOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS (Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association)
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

September 2 & 3
WESTERN UNITED STATES DRUM MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Caledonian Club of San Francisco
Pleasanton, California

October 10 & 11
Seaside Highland Games
Ventura, CA

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