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Certainly! The Fort Nottingham Highland Gathering is a captivating event that celebrates Scottish heritage and tradition. On Saturday, August 24th, 2024, the picturesque Fort Nottingham in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands will come alive with the resounding echoes of bagpipes, the mesmerizing swirl of kilts, and the vibrant spirit of the gathering1. Here’s what you can expect:

  1. Highland Games: Brave athletes will compete in traditional Highland games, showcasing their strength, endurance, and skill. Events include tossing the caber, weight over the bar, and the famed tug of war.
  2. Arts and Culture: Lose yourself in the haunting melodies of bagpipe bands, marvel at Highland dancers’ grace, and indulge in Celtic music and poetry.
  3. Family Fun: Mythical creatures and folklore come to life through storytelling and puppet shows for the little ones. Plus, savor Scottish cuisine and authentic Scotch whisky.
  4. Community Celebration: Connect with people from all walks of life, forge new friendships, and revel in the vibrant tapestry of cultures.

Venue: Grounds of Fort Nottingham in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands on the Meander Route1. Save the date and be part of this