Pitlochry Highland Games welcomes entries from pipe bands for September 2024



We invite you to showcase your talents at the esteemed Pitlochry Highland Games on September 14, 2024. There will be a street march competition; Grade 4B competition; Grade 4A competition;, Grade 3 MSR competition (Grade 4A bands can play up in this event); and a Grade 3 medley competition.

Secure your participation by promptly submitting your entries through our new online form, as band numbers are limited. Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to shine at this prestigious event! Entries should be made through our web page here.


Some information on the Games

  • No cover if wet. Wear strong footwear
  • Plenty of food stalls around the Arena.
  • Highland Dancing Competitions – all day
  • Individual Piping Competitions – all day
  • Pipe Bands – Parade down Atholl Road from 11.30 hrs and Competition commences at 1.00 pm
  • Heavy Events – Tossing the Caber, Throwing the Hammer etc – these Events take place throughout the day
  • Track Events – Running, Cycling, Childrens Races etc
  • Tug o’War Championship – afternoon
  • Drum Majors Demo around 16.45hrs if time permits
  • Massed Bands around 4.30 – 5pm.
•Pitlochry in 1924 with Major C.M. Usher second from right and John MacColl fourth from right.