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


The Dandridge Scots-Irish Festival is a FREE one day event held on Saturday, September 27, 2014. Other functions are held in conjunction with the Festival, including a Patrons Reception and Dinner on Friday, September 26, featuring an intimate performance by The Celtic Martins. 




Lowland Stage opens at 9:00 A.M.

Dog Parade Registration is at 9:00 A.M.

Dog Parade starts at 10:00 A.M.

Vendors open at 10:00 A.M.

Main Stage opens at 10:00 A.M.

 Pipe Band Parade & Opening Ceremonies are at noon.

Battle of the Pipe Bands starts at 1:00 P.M.

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



 8/5/14 draft

Printable schedule will be made available when finalized.



10:00             Good Thymes Ceilidh Band

11:00             Maidens IV

12:00 Opening Ceremonies

Combined Pipe Bands Parade

12:45             The Celtic Martins

1:30                Rathkeltair

2:15                Maidens IV

3:00                The Celtic Martins

4:30                Rathkeltair

                        Ceilidh By The Lake

6:00                Pipe Bands

6:45                Maidens IV

7:30                The Celtic Martins

8:30                Rathkeltair

9:15                Lone Piper

Lowland Stage

9:00               Knoxville Pipes and Drums

9:30               Irish Step Dance Demo 

             Athletics Demo (top of dike)

10:00             City of Chattanooga Pipe Band 

10:30             Sam Venable 

11:00             Loch Norman 

11:30             Highland Dance Demo 

12:00             Opening Ceremonies

  Combined Pipe Bands Parade

1:00                Knoxville Pipes and Drums

1:30                Irish Step Dance Demo 

2:00                City of Chattanooga Pipe Band

2:30                Sam Venable 

      Athletics Demo (top of dike)

3:00                Loch Norman Pipe Band 

3:30                Highland Dance Demo 

4:00                Sam Venable                  

4:30                Good Thymes Ceilidh Band