activities abound a the Grandfather Mountain Highland
There are athletic events for the young, including
sack races and other field games, wrestling competition
(clinic of Thursday and Friday, competition on Saturday
morning on the infield) and junior versions of Scottish
athletic events, including tossing the caber.
field games take place on Sunday, starting at noon.
These events are limited to children 12 and under.
Ribbons will be given to all participants. No pre-registration
Throughout the weekend the Children's Tent offers
a variety of activities, including face painting,
storytelling and more.
for announcements during the weekend for foot races
for the children. These vary in length, and are
offered for a variety of different age ranges.