From Highland dancing to BMX stunts; the Gordon Castle Highland Games and Country Fair returns to Fochabers, Moray on Sunday 19th May 2024. Held in the historic grounds of Gordon Castle, the games bring together traditional Scottish entertainment and country sports performances offering something for all the family. For the first time in history, the Gordon Castle Highland Games will play host to a women’s open heavy event and tug of war.

Highland Games Arena

From light hammer to 28lb Weight for Distance, our competitors travel from far and wide to compete in one of the first games of the season. Start as you mean to go on they say... and they mean to win.

For 2024 we will play host, for the first time, to women's open heavy events and tug of war.

Country Sports Arena

The Country Sports Arena will showcase Europe’s leading BMX stunt team; Savage Skills who will thrill the audience with their daring display. We will welcome back Mordor Gun Dogs, and the much-loved Gordon Setter gathering. In between the packed schedule of both arenas visitors will enjoy massed pipe band displays, wood turning, laser clay, archery, axe throwing and a falconry display.

Food Concessions

We look forward to welcoming the following local food businesses:

GM Whyte, Moray Hog Roast, Fish n’ Chips 2 go, Just Baked, Popsies Pancakes, Coastal Pizza, Fochabers Ice Cream, Callum’s Kitchen, Heilan Brew, McCones Ices, A&Z Donuts, Emma’s Fancy wee piece, Qismat Tandoori and Seasonal Flavour.

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