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Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village’s 32nd Annual

Buffalo Niagara Scottish Festival

featuring the Masters World Championship Highland Games 2016

August 19th-21st

The 32nd Annual Buffalo Niagara Scottish Festival will feature Scottish fare and beer, bag piping, clan row, dancing, Celtic vendors and the ever-popular Highland Games presented by the Buffalo Heavies!  Come out to BNHV and experience what Scottish culture is all about this August. Like our official event Facebook page at www.facebook.com/scottishfestival.

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Friday, August 19th, 2016
Retail and food from:
4:00pm-10:00pm
Live music from:
6:00pm-10:00pm
$5 general admission
Free for BNHV Members
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE.

Saturday

Saturday, August 20th, 2016
10:00am-10:00pm
$15 Adults
$10 Members
Children 12 & Under are FREE
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE.

Sunday

Sunday, August 21st, 2016
10:00am-6:00pm
$12 Adults
$10 Members
Children 12 & Under are FREE
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE.

Weekend Pass

Includes all events
August 19th- August 21st
$20 each
(Weekend Passes include tickets to all Scottish Festival events on August 19th, 20th, and 21st.)
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE.

*Event is rain or shine. NO REFUNDS.
*All online tickets purchased will be sent to you via email. Please allow 5 business days for processing. No tickets will be mailed via the USPS. If you do not receive your tickets via email within 7 business dates from the date of your purchase, please call us at (716) 689-1440.
*All online tickets purchased will be emailed to you as a PDF. You are responsible for the printing of your tickets and for presenting your tickets at the gate upon entry.
*Members may purchase pre-sale tickets at the museum’s front desk until August 12th in order to receive membership rates. Member tickets may be purchased at any entrance gate the day of the event.

Please: No outside food or beverages. No pets. BNHV is proud to offer an interactive experience throughout our grounds and internal museum spaces including perfectly preserved historic structures, exhibits displaying historic artifacts, and a working farmstead that is home to a family of animals. Please enjoy our animals during your visit. If you require the use of a service animal, please call for further direction. Thank you for your patient understanding.

Join our Scottish Festival Email List at the bottom of this page in order to receive discounted ticket admission information!

Click here to become a patron!

 Interested in free admission?
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!


2016 Musical Headliner:

THE AMERICAN ROGUES

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OFFICIAL MUSIC SCHEDULE!

Friday, August 19, 2016 – Ceilidh Dance Party

Main Stage & NYBP Highland Beer Garden: 

Tom Keefer & Celtic Cross ~ 6:00pm-10:00pm

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Main Stage & NYBP Highland Beer Garden:

Penny Whiskey ~10:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-2:00pm

McCarthyizm ~ 2:00pm-5:00pm

Transit Road Church Stage:

Mary Lester Celtic Harp ~ 10:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Tom Keefer & Celtic Cross ~ 2:00pm-5:00pm

Shaw Museum Building Stage:

Celtic Circle Ceilidh Band ~ 10:30am-12:00pm

Step In Time Band Children’s Show ~ 1:00pm-2:00pm

Celtic Circle Ceilidh Band ~ 3:00pm-4:00pm

Step In Time Band Robert Burns Music/Poetry/& More ~ 4:00pm-5:00pm

Saturday Pipe Bands:

Massed Bands Concert 12:00pm & 5:00pm

Gordon Highlanders Pipe Band

96th Highlanders Pipe Band

Celtic Spirit Pipe Band

Mackenzie Highlanders Pipe Band

Highland Dance Party:

The American Rogues ~ 6:00pm-10:00pm

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Main Stage & NYBP Highland Beer Garden:

Tom Keefer ~ 10:00am-11:00am

The American Rogues ~ 1:00pm-5:00pm

Transit Road Church Stage:

Mary Lester Celtic Harp ~ 10:00am-12:00pm, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Kindred ~ 2:00pm-5:00pm

Shaw Museum Building Stage:

Celtic Circle Ceilidh Band ~ 10:30am-12:00pm

Step In Time Band Children’s Show ~ 1:00pm-2:00pm

Celtic Circle Ceilidh Band ~ 3:00pm-4:00pm

Step In Time Band Robert Burns Music/Poetry/& More ~ 4:00pm-5:00pm

Sunday Pipe Bands:

Buffalo Pipe Band Club ~ TBA

Massed Bands Concert 12:00pm & 5:00pm


 

 

 

 

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Click here to become a sponsor!

Patrons and Supporters:

Dr. Louis and Mary Macleod Antonucci
Virginia Coon
Jessica Lilienthal
James and Maxine Nesper
Janet Reilly
Dolores Sapienza
Robert & Mary Sorensen
Rick & Karen Vilonen

In Memory and Honor of:

Alexander Fraser MacKerchar
Judith Coon Kobee
All Scots from the “Isle of Lewis”, Outer Hebrides

 


2016 Participating Clans:

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Livingston/Livingstone

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