Hororata Highland GamesCommunity Events / Arts, Culture and Heritage
A taste of Scotland right here in Canterbury
Assemble the Clan for one of the biggest Scottish Festival’s in the Southern hemisphere, the Hororata Highland Games.
Watch the international field of strong men compete in the Oceania Heavyweight Championship, enjoy Scottish musical performances, be amazed as over 100 Highland Dancers fling and be immersed by the Pipe Bands music.
Have A Go at tossing a Caber or playing a tune on the pipes, test your skill with shooting and archery or take a whirl with the Scottish Country Dancers.
Discover your heritage in Clan Lane or find treasures in the 120 quality market stalls; a line up as good as you will find at any country fete. Enjoy a Taste of Scotland with Scottish food and drink stalls, while the young and young at heart play in the fairground.
Above all else come and revel in the wonderful festival atmosphere created by a passionate and dedicated community who take great pride in staging this iconic event for all to experience.
Discounted tickets on sales from August.
Address: Hororata Domain 61 Hororata Rd
Contact number: 021 366 606
Mobile number: 021 366 606 (Cindy Driscoll)