Since 1870

FROM 10.30 TO 17.00



Stirling Highland Games is one of central Scotland’s great annual cultural sporting events, welcoming up to 8000 visitors from throughout Scotland, the UK and overseas to enjoy our 1-day event in Stirling.

Stirling Highland Games not only showcases traditional Highland games competitions, but it also offers visitors an affordable ‘festival style’ day out with lots to see and do including a Traders Market, on-site Heritage Walking Tours, an Activities Challenge area for the kids, fantastic food and drink experience with street food traders, craft beers, whisky & Gin bar and a host of Scottish Food & Drinks producers.

Our games field is located within Stirling Sports Village and offers spectacular views over to the National Wallace Monument, Cambuskenneth Abbey and Stirling Castle. As an Accredited SHGA Member, we have a full programme of traditional Highland Games competitions on offer including Running, Youth Running, Cycling, Highland Dancing, Heavyweights, long jump and triple jump and there are also several Pipe band performances spread throughout the day.

If you are looking to take part for a bit of fun on the day then visitor’s can join in our Visitor Races on the grass track or Activities Challenges, located on the all-weather pitch in the games site.


2019 highlights

Saturday 21st August 2021

We look forward to welcoming you on Saturday 21st August 2021 and have made sure there is plenty to see, do and taste.

Our Arts & Crafts Market will showcase a great range of interesting products; our Activities Challenge area is a great stopping point for the kids to run about and try a sport; and our Heritage Tours will give you a fantastic outlook on the history of the site as well as the local attractions you can see.

Our Food & Drink experience includes street food vendors, producers and on-site bars.

Tickets will be available to buy at the gates on the day or to guarantee entry please buy online in advance.


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