Gresham, Oregon is home of one of
the best family events in the Pacific Northwest. Celebrating Scottish heritage, the Highland Games is a summer
festival where the Highland spirit comes alive. Put on
your tartan and join the festivities, including pipe bands, Celtic
entertainment, Highland dancing, sheepdog demonstrations, and fiddling, piping
and drumming competitions. Enjoy sports competitions including the kilted mile
run and caber toss, and kid’s activities like the Fun Run. See the colorful parade
of bands, browse booths filled with gear, food, and beer, and meet friends for
a taste of fine whiskies at the Ceilidh.
the 60th Annual Highland Games on July 20 & 21, 2012 at Mount
Hood Community College in beautiful Gresham, Oregon. One mile from the Highland
Games, the Holiday inn Gresham/Portland is the host hotel and offers the
Portland Highland Games Special – just $99/night, with accommodations,
complimentary breakfast, WiFi and a pool!