Antigonish Highland Games Declared a Success

Posted at 8:20 am on July 14, 2017 | Filed Under: News

The 154th edition of the Antigonish Highland Games has wrapped up after a week of music, competition and community support. Through the rain and high temperatures, all events went off without any major hitches.
Tammy Beaton is the executive director with the Highland Society. She says community spirit is prevalent during weeks such as the Highland Games; to which she thanks everyone in the area who helped out:
Beaton says the new culture and arts village was a great success and will be something to build off of next year. It offered people the chance to explore the Mi’kmaq, Acadian, Scottish,Gaelic and Dutch cultures of Antigonish Town and County.