Savannah's Legendary

Scottish Games

• Return on May 7, 2022 • 



Unfortunately the 2020 & 2021 Savannah Scottish Games were canceled due to the pandemic.  We are happy to announce that the 44th Savannah Scottish Games and Celtic Festival will return on May 7, 2022 on the beautiful grounds of The Bethesda Academy.           

          Look for updates on this website.






Join the clan. 

Compete to win. 

Experience the Scottish way. 

In its 44th year, the Savannah Scottish Games is a grand celebration of Scottish heritage complete with music, dancing, athletic games, children’s activities, food and fun for the entire family. With more than 3,000 people participating in this special event each year, Savannah’s Scottish Games is one of the largest and fourth oldest Games in the Southeast. 




Come challenge other kilt-donning athletes in events including the Caber Toss, Sheaf Toss, Scottish Hammer Throw, Open Stone Put

and much more.


Enjoy live music with Scottish musicians featuring the sounds of guitars, drums, bagpipes, the fiddle, and more. Check out our full entertainment lineup.


Meet General Oglethorpe and enjoy interactive demonstrations and displays from the Savannah Chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism. Stop by for armored combat, dance, juggling, and all sorts of arts activities.


Savannah is proud to host the

USIR Highland Dancing Southern Regional Championships, one of six competitions held throughout the

United States each spring. 


Wee visitors can try their hand at the pint-sized tug-of-war, sheaf toss, caber toss, haggis hurl, stone throw, welly toss, sack race and kilted run.

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The Savannah Scottish Games celebrates the best of Celtic heritage. Clan booths are set up on the grounds allowing visitors to learn more about the Highland peoples - and possibly discover more about their own Scottish roots.

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 Come listen to the sounds of Scotland! Thrill to the bourdon and skirl of the pipers and the cadence of the drums during the 44th Annual

Savannah Scottish Games. 


Don’t miss Windy Knoll Farm's Master Trainer Bill Coburn and Scottish Border Collies as they demonstrate their amazing sheep, geese, and duck herding skills.


Explore the Scottish marketplace and feast on traditional dishes of Celtic heritage and shop authentic artisan goods including pottery, glassware, clothing, and more.



PO Box 13435
Savannah, GA 31416-3435

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Bethesda Academy

9570 Ferguson Ave.

Savannah, GA 31406

The official Hotel for the

2020 Savannah Scottish Games

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