Schedule of Events

THURSDAY • SEPTEMBER 15 • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Scotch Whisky Tasting

Gage Hall

4 Archdale St., Charleston, SC 29401


Tartan Ball

(Highland Evening Dress, Black Tie, miniatures optional)
The Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel
115 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC  29401
Live Band and Heavy Hors d’oeuvres

SATURDAY • SEPTEMBER 17 • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Live Music & Entertainment

Rathkeltair • Carroll Brown

Piping & Drumming

The Charleston Games is home to one of the largest piping & drumming competitions in the Southeast.

Scottish Heavy Athletics

The Sheaf Toss, the Stone of Strength, and of course, the Caber Toss, performed by professional and amateur athletes from across the Southeast. 


The Scottish dances are ancient expressions of both personal and social emotions. Enjoy both Scottish Country Dancing and Highland Dancing.

Children's Activities

Games, Crafts, and Culture for the 12-and-under set.

Appearance by Ronald McDonald

Border Collie Demonstrations

Beer Garden • Rugby Demonstration • Celtic Nations Tent  Scottish Merchandise  Door Prizes • Border Collie Demonstration

No Pets Please


Games After-Party

My Father's Moustache

1405 Ben Sawyer Blvd., #103, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

SUNDAY • SEPTEMBER 18 • 8:45 AM & 11:15 AM

Kirkin o’ the Tartan

First (Scots) Presbyterian Church

53 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401

Entertainment by


Blends compelling and catchy original songs with tight, driving straight-ahead rock-n-roll, while never forgetting its Celtic roots.
Unique in their musicianship and high energy performances , Rathkeltair is one of the most respected and entertaining bands in the Celtic music world today .
With a large back catalogue of original and traditional material to draw on , this band is a must see , and truly original musical experience .

Carroll Brown

Has produced over sixty albums on both regional and national acts. 
For Information on Clans and Tent Sales please contact Maureen McDaniel at

Your games ticket also serves as admission to Boone Hall!

Honored Clan: Clan Hay

The Games

is proud to announce the Honored Clan is Clan Hay