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Fizzy Juice

Mmmm… Wonderful fizzy juice, like Scotland’s national drink, IRN BRU!

2019 Entertainment Schedule

Beer Garden stage: Highland Way, 10am, 1pm, 3pm Wicked Tinkers, 11am, 2pm, 4pm Main Stage: Banshee in the Kitchen: 10am, 1pm, 3pm The Fire: 11am, 2pm, 4pm Beer Garden stage: Highland Way, 10am, 1pm, 3pm Wicked Tinkers, 11am, 2pm, 4pm Main Stage: The Fire: 10am, 1pm, 3pm Banshee in the Kitchen: 11am, 2pm, 4pm  

The Brownie of Ferne Den

— contributed by Marilyn McPhie Long ago there was a farm known as Ferne Den. It took its name from the Den, or the Glen, filled with ferns that lay all around the farm. Anyone visiting the farm had to pass through the glen. And that was a problem, because in the glen there lived […]

SDSHG 2019 CANCELLED- April Fools!

Relax! ALL San Diego Scottish Highland Games events are ON SCHEDULE, as planned— The Padres’ Scottish Heritage Night, and our annual festival June 22-23! Be sure to buy your tickets early!

An Intro to Scots Gaelic

The Scots Gaelic language, or simply Scottish Gaelic, is a member of the Goidelic group of the Celtic Languages. These languages are spoken along the Northwest coast of Scotland and the Hebrides Island, you will also find many Gaelic speaking communities in Australia, United States, and Canada. Gaelic was introduced into Scotland around 500 AD, […]


Presented by the California Center for the Arts, Escondido.  MAR 13 @ 7:30 PMVenue: Concert Hall $30-60** Fees will be assessed on phone and online orders. Learn more… Celtic magic and Scottish joie de vivre – that is what the audience can experience when the Scottish Music Parade comes to a place near you. Bagpipe players, drummers, musicians, singers and […]

The Black Rock of Novar

The Black Rock of Novar

Many, many years ago there was a Highland Ball at Alness in Ross-shire. Visiting the area from England was a young nobleman. At first, he sat against the wall, for the Scottish dances were not familiar to him. However, finally he heard something he knew – a slow waltz – and at the same time […]

Local Feature: The Orkney Islands

The Orkney Islands is a group of more than 70 islands, however of the 70 plus islands there are only 20 of the islands that are inhabited in Scotland. You might have heard of the Orkney Islands because of ancient classic literature, there are remains of prehistoric occupation scattered across the islands. Skara Brae is […]

Casino Night March 30th!

Come and join in some High-Rolling, High-Action Fun!   Play Black Jack, Craps, and Roulette; win tickets for a chance to win the bucket prizes. Theme: WILD WEST We are looking for table sponsors. You or your business can sponsor a full table for $200 or a partial table for either $100 or $50 We […]

Casino Night Sponsors Needed!

SPONSORS & DONATIONS PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW IF YOU ARE ABLE TO SUPPORT THE ANNUAL CASINO NIGHT FOR NORTH COUNTY SCOTS AND VISTA MASONIC LODGE. (download the form for printout here NCS Casino Night SPONSORS form)   Name:___________________________________ Company Name___________________________ Address:_________________________________ _________________________________ Phone:_______________Fax:________________   Suggestions of Items you can sponsor or donate:   […]