History of Craigflower Manor

Posted today on History Scotland: Scottish emigrants on Vancouver Island – History Scotland expert blog 08 July 2014 {Excerpt from Article}  Theresa Mackay explores the history of Craigflower Manor on Vancouver Island, once a home to emigrant Scots and now a cultural gathering place for the Scottish diaspora. Sunday, early afternoon, warm with a slight wind off […]

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Another Spectacular Year!

Our 151st Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Festival was one of our best years yet! We couldn't have asked for better weather or a better group of performers, athletes, competitors, spectators, sponsors, vendors, and of course our incredible volunteers who this event would not be possible without. Thank you for all of your support and […]

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Canada vs. USA in our 2-Day Grade 1 Pipe Band Competition

For the first time in Western Canada, the top Grade 1 pipe band from both Canada and the USA will compete at the Victoria Highland Games!  The LA Scots Pipe Band, based in Orange County California, will take on the Simon Fraser University Pipe Band in a preview of the world championships happening in Glasgow, Scotland […]

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Pro Line-up for Victoria International Heavy Events Challenge

The Victoria Highland Games Association is pleased to announce our Professional line-up for the Victoria International Heavy Events Challenge on May 17 and 18 at the Victoria Highland Games and Celtic Festival. The Pro Athletes will be taking the field in the afternoon both days. We are pleased to host the Elite Women’s division again this year.  The Elite […]

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