The 8th Dandridge

Scots-Irish Festival

Pipe Bands, Celtic Entertainers, Athletics Demos

Dance Demos, Food & Merchandise from the British Isles

September 27, 2014   Dandridge, Tennessee

FESTIVAL SCHEDULES

The Dandridge Scots-Irish Festival is a one day event held on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Other functions are held in conjunction with the Festival, including a private Patrons Reception and Dinner on Friday September 27, featuring an intimate performance by The Celtic Martins. Please visit the Friday Reception page for more information. In addition, two local churches will conduct special Kirking services on Sunday, September 29th to help celebrate our area's Scots-Irish heritage. Please visit the Kirking Services page for times and locations. 

 

 

 

THE BIG PICTURE

 

 

Individual Piping and Snare Drumming competition sign-in starts at 8:30 A.M.

 

Vendors open at 10:00 A.M.

 

Celtic Dance demonstrations begin at 11:30 A.M.

 

Pipe Band Parade & Opening Ceremonies are at 12 noon.


Musical entertainment is continuous, from 12 noon through 6:00 P.M.

 

Dog Parade starts at 2:00 P.M, Registration is at 1:30 P.M.

 

The Evening Ceilidh starts at 6:30 P.M.

 


In addition to our great vendors and food purveyors, there are a lot of other activities, like Clan heritage information, a Civil War camp re-enactment, dance demonstrations, Highland athletics demonstrations, and a "jamming" tent, where musicians can meet and play. 




THE DETAILS

 

 

HIGHLAND (MAIN) STAGE

DANDRIDGE SCOTS-IRISH FESTIVAL

MAIN STAGE ENTERTAINER PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

Master of Ceremonies, Bob Valentine

Saturday September 28, 2013

 

DAY CONCERT SCHEDULE           

 

12:00             Opening Ceremonies On Main Street

Combined Pipe Band Parade/JCHS Choral 

Group

 

 

12:45             The Celtic Martins

 

1:30                Highland Reign

 

2:15                Mudmen

 

3:00                Combined Pipe Bands Atop The Dike

The Knoxville Pipes & Drums

The City of Chattanooga Pipe

Band
 

 

3:45                The Celtic Martins

 

4:30                Highland Reign

 

5:15                Mudmen

 

          

THE CEILIDH           6:30 P.M.

 

The Knoxville Pipes and Drums

The City of Chattanooga Pipe Band

 

Highland Reign

 

The Celtic Martins

 

Dancers Claire Macmillan and Katie Carver

 

Mudmen

 

Lone Piper On The Dike

Lowland Stage

8:30 am               Snare Drum Competition

 

11:30 am             Katie Carver and students – Irish Step Dance

 

1:00 pm               The City of Chattanooga Pipe Band

 

1:30 pm               Dog Parade Registration

 

2:00 pm               Dog Parade

 

2:30 pm               Katie Carver and students- Irish Step Dance

 

4:00 pm               Claire Macmillan- Highland Dance

 

4:30 pm               The City of Chattanooga Pipe Band

 

 

 

 

Revolutionary War Graveyard

8:30 am        Bagpipe Competition

 

1:00 pm       The O'Kennessee Strings

 

2:00 pm        The Good Times Ceilidh Band

 

3:00 pm        The O'Kennessee Strings

 

4:00 pm        The Good Times Ceilidh Band

 

5:00 pm        Knoxville Pipes & Drums Band