Upcoming Events


Saturday 30 Aug 2014 09:00
Auckland Centre Festival of Solo Piping
Auckland Centre Solo Piping competition. B, C, D and Novice Grades. Adjudicated by Mr Bain MacGregor. Uxbridge Art Centre, 35 Uxbridge Road, Howick.


Saturday 1 Nov 2014 09:00
Hamilton Gardens Band Contest
Bagpipe & sidedrum contest for competing and non-competing bands. Come along and enjoy and afternoon of scottish music at the picturisque Hamilton Gardens. Open to the public with free entry.


Saturday 22 Nov 2014 08:30
Auckland Highland Games
A day of all things Scottish and Celtic. Haggis, whisky, food stalls, dancers, pipers, jewellery, clothing, drummers, warriors, clans, kilts, Highland sports and games, pipe bands and clan opening ceremony with a welcome in Gaelic, and a grand finale with dancers & massed bands.


Saturday 13 Dec 2014 12:00
Square Day Contest
Square Day was instituted in 1980 by Dennis Pierce and Briar Hamilton, members of the Manawatu Scottish Society Pipe Band. It had a small beginning with only two bands, but has grown steadily and now has around twenty entries. The venue, Palmerston North Square, is a lovely setting of 4 acres of park, in the centre of the city. It is always held on the second Saturday in December. It has a reputation amongst the bands, of being a relaxed and well run competition. Palmerston North is ideally s


Friday 13 Mar 2015 12:00
2015 NZ Pipe Band Champs
Celtic Pipe Band is hosting the 2015 nationals on the 13th and 14th of March 2015. Venues will be focused around Trafalgar Park and the Trafalgar Centre Two day event