August 22-24, 2014
Schedule of Events
Caid Mile Failte! - Come
Celebrate With Us!
Friday, August 22, 2014
p.m.- Candlelight Tartan Dinner (Rodd Miramichi River Hotel). Meet and Greet, Tartan Dinner, Acknowledgement of William Davidson
Medal recipients, Piping the Haggis, Serving the Mull. Entertainment provided by 'Mason's Tender'. Tickets are
available at Dickson's Pharmasave, Brookdale Flower Shop or by calling (506) 622-0357.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Children activities: Scottish Jumping Castle, Face Painting and Balloon tying. Popcorn, cotton
candy, hot dogs and drinks available. Vendor- MacLeod Kilts and Jewlry will be on site. Food venders on site.
- 6:00 p.m. Ceilidh on the Green (Waterford Green, Miramichi). Events include: Pipes and drums presentation by Association
of 8th Canadian Hussars (Princesss Louise's); The Oromocto Pipes and Drums and Highland Dancers; Margaret and Ian Craig;
Miramichi Fiddlers "Bring your lawn chairs".
Sunday, August 24, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Church Service and Kirkin O'The Tartans. The church service will be held at the St. Andrew's United Church, 188 Wellington
Street, Miramichi East. There will be a "Kirkin O'The Tartan," or "Blessing of the Tartans". Following
the service: Highland Memorial Fountain Service at Elm Park, 170 Duke Street, across from the St. Andrew's United Church
to honor those hardy Scottish Pioneers who settled in the Miramichi area. A reception and lunch will follow at the church.
p.m. - 4:00p.m. MacDonald Farm (locateed at 600 Route 11, Bartibog Bridge) will host in conjunction with the New Brunswick
Highland Society at Miramichi enertainment which will include: The 8th Hussars Pipes and Drums Band, the Miramichi Fiddlers
and a local Miramichi group: 'The Retired 5'. Also a Barbeque will help wrap up the weekend. Admission to the farm
is free for all Highland Society members!