Grandfather Mountain Highland Games is honored this year to have two Chieftains of the Games.
Click for more info on Chieftains

The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games is now accepting Camping Registration, Patron Donations and Ticket Orders for the 2018 Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.

Secure Online Order Menu

The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games is now accepting trophy sponsorships. For a list of available trophy sponsorships click the following link: GMHG Available Trophy List

Come and be part of our second annual Whisky Tasting Event at
The Best Western Mountain Lodge in Banner Elk.
The Event takes place on Thursday, July 12th, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Online Secure Whisky Tasting Order Form


The Bear Foot Race is sponsored by the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation. The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games wants to thank the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation for all their help with this event each year.


2017 Photo Gallery

2017 Competition Results

2017 Clan of Excellence Award

2017 Clan Tent Award


The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games has compiled a list of area businesses that may be suited to host or assist with an Annual General Meeting or other function to be held by any of our participating clan or family societies. Societies are encouraged to contact the individual businesses directly to help pull final details together. As always, the our staff is eager to assist with any other help with this, or any other information that might make participation in the GMHG experience more valuable.

List of Area Businesses


Scottish Heritage USA, Inc. sponsor of the Grandfather Mountain
Highland Games Scottish Cultural Village: Scottish Heritage USA -- dedicated
to the preservation and enrichment of Scottish tradition, history, crafts and culture.


List of

Clan Memorial