Columbus Scottish Festival kicks off Saturday

The Columbus Scottish Festival will be bringing a bit of the highlands to the Bartholomew County 4-H Fairgrounds this weekend.

The festival grounds open at 8 a.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m.  on Sunday. Saturday’s competitions include the Highland Games, Highland Dancing, bagpipes and sheepdogs. Saturday night entertainment runs from 5 to 7 and includes Bold Roberts, Scottish Country Dancing, Highland Reign and the Southern Indiana Pipes and Drums.

Tickets are $15 for adults each day, or $25 for both days, $5 for children 5-12 each day and a family pack for a single day is $35.

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