VI. Scottish / Irish / Celtic Events & Links

Celtic Festivals & Events in Colorado for 2015:
Listed by order of occurrence

This year, it's the Second Saturday of April (Easter Weekend is the first weekend, this year) -- April 11 & 12, 2015
Colorado Tartan Day Festival

This year at

Roosevelt Park at 700 Longs Peak Ave, Longmont, CO 80501

Honorary Mention: Cheyenne Celtic Musical Arts Festival--
Their new dates are June 12 (Fri), and 13 (Sat), 2015

Third Weekend of June -- June 20 (Friday), 20 (Sat) and 21 (Sun), 2015
Pikes Peak Celtic Festival
Memorial Park, corner of S. Hancock Ave. and E. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs

Second Weekend of July -- July 10 (Friday), 11 (Sat) and 12 (Sun), 2015
Colorado Irish Festival
Clement Park, Littleton

Third Weekend of July -- July 18 (Sat) & 19 (Sun), 2015
Elizabeth Celtic Festival
Casey Jones Park, Elizabeth
(originally established by the 79th Highlanders in Kiowa in 1993)

First Weekend of August in 2015 -- August 1 & 2, 2015 (This is a Tentative Date--it may change)
Colorado Scottish Festival & Rocky Mountain Highland Games
formerly in Highlands Ranch, CO, but now moved (for 2015) to SNOWMASS VILLAGE (near Aspen), Colorado

The Weekend after Labor Day (usually the Second Weekend of September) --
Thursday, Sept. 10 thru Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015
Longs Peak Scottish Irish Highland Festival
Estes Park

Usually, the weekend after Estes Park's Festival,
September 19 and 20, 2015  (staying consistent with the 3rd Weekend of September).
Edgewater Celtic Harvest Festival
Citizen's Park at 22nd & Benton in the West Denver suburb of Edgewater, CO (next to Lakewood)

Nov. 14, 2015: 7:30 pm - 9 pm (Fri)
Nov. 15, 2015: 7:30 pm - 9 pm (Sat)

The Colorado International Tattoo
World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd.,
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

          The show is a combination of military, first responder, and civilian performance groups with groups across the country and world. Local military bands (like the US Air Force Academy Band), pipe bands, choirs, display teams, and more will be combined in the fast paced show that seeks to attract spectators from the Colorado Springs area, and from across the state and beyond.

Celtic-Related Interest Organizations in Colorado:

Saint Andrew Society of Colorado