The Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, located at 3755 Tonawanda Creek Rd. in Amherst, will host its 32nd annual Scottish Festival, featuring the Masters World Championship Highland Games, Friday through Sunday, August 19-21.
On Friday, the Ceilidh pre-party takes place from 4-10 p.m., with retail and food vendors and live music. Admission is $5 – free for BNHV members. Saturday festivities run from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. – cost is $15 for adults, $10 for members and free for kids 12 and under. Sunday events take place from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at a cost of $12 for adults and $10 for members – kids 12 and under are free.
This year’s musical headliners are the American Rogues, who will be onstage for the Highland Dance Party Saturday night from 6-10 p.m. and again on Sunday from 1-5 p.m. Other artists on the schedule include Penny Whiskey, McCarthyizm, Tom Keefer and Celtic Cross, and Kindred.
Food vendors for the Festival include Banchetti’s by Rizzo, House of Munch, Johnny’s Fried Dough, The Scottish Cottage and Sweet Melody’s. Black Willow Winery and New York Beer Project will also be on hand with wine and beer.
Find out more about the Festival at bnhv.org/scottish.