Blaine By The Sea

june, 2024

sat01jun8:00 am7:00 pmBellingham Scottish Gathering8:00 am - 7:00 pm Event Organized By: Bellingham Scottish Gathering - Scottish Dance Society

Bellingham Scottish Highland Games in Blaine June 1, 2024 at Blaine Marine Park


(Saturday) 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Event Details

It’s Official!
Plan now to attend the 5th Annual Bellingham Scottish Gathering

June 1, 2024
Blaine Marine Park
I-5 Exit 276

The City of Blaine will host a day-long festival at Blaine Marina Park at I-5 exit 276 at the Peace Arch Park and the US/Canada International border. Blaine Marine Park offers waterfront views of Semiahmoo Resort, Mount Baker, and White Rock, BC. The Bellingham Scottish Gathering festival celebrates Scotland’s culture and has planned special events to highlight Blaine’s By the Sea theme. The festival will showcase Scotland’s working harbors that mirror the active fishing and boating communities of Blaine.

Bellingham Scottish Gathering is thrilled to announce some exciting news for the Highland Dancing Community. For the first time, the Bellingham Open Highland Dancing Championship will be a feature of the 2024 Highland Games. The championship has been newly sanctioned by the Royal Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing, so we are looking forward to welcoming competitors to this prestigious competition. The location will attract international visitors; we can’t wait to see the amazing talent on display.

• City of Bellingham Open Highland Dancing Championship
• Individual Piping, Drumming
• Bagpipe Bands
• Athletic Competitions
• Vendor and Merchandise Booths
• Clan Tents
• Scottish Breed Animals and more!

Admission for Saturday, June 1:
Adults: $25
Students, Seniors, Active Duty Military:  $20
Group or Family of 4:  $62
Children under age 5:  No charge

Join in a Pre-Event, Thursday, May 30th: Scotland FOREver Golf for a Day!

All golf enthusiasts are invited to a pre-event round at the splendid Arnold Palmer-designed Semiahmoo Golf and Country Club. This is your chance to experience “Scotland FOREver” Golf for a Day. Details to follow.

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Bellingham Scottish Gathering - Scottish Dance SocietyThe Bellingham Scottish Gathering is a celebration of Scotland's culture. Blaine's ' By the Sea' theme is the focus of special events planned for the festival. The working harbors of Scotland are mirrored in the city's active fishing and boating communities. The Scottish Dance Society is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation based in Bellingham, Washington. The Society is dedicated to honoring the traditions of Scottish dance and sustaining the cultural performing art form through educational endeavors, activities and 2919 Birchwood Ave. Bellingham, Wa 98225