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Clan MacFarlane 50th Annual World Gathering & General Meeting

July 6, 2023 - July 9, 2023

Clan MacFarlane 50th Annual World Gathering & General Meeting

GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN HIGHLAND GAMES | LINVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, USA
July 6 – July 9

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

JOIN US THIS SUMMER FOR A GRAND MEETING ON THE MOUTAIN!

All  International Clan MacFarlane Society members are cordially invited to attend the Clan MacFarlane 50th Annual World Gathering and General Meeting, where MacFarlanes from all over the globe will come together to celebrate our shared culture and history. Mark your calendars and join us for this special event. July 6th – 9th, 2023. 50 years in the making, we’ll return to the birthplace of our re-established Society – Grandfather Mountain in Linville,  North Carolina, USA.

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games logoThis year’s celebration will take place during the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games (GMHG). One of the oldest Highland Games events outside of Scotland, the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games celebrates all things Scottish, with traditional music, dancing, and athletic competitions. Plus, there will be plenty of food, drink, and vendor stalls to enjoy.

This year’s World Gathering is a self-guided event. Attendees will need to secure their own travel to and from the Games and events and well as purchasing their own event tickets.

WORLD GATHERING EVENTS

Over the course of this 4 day event, you will not only attend the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games but you will also have the opportunity to attend Clan MacFarlane events such as:

  • Clan MacFarlane Annual Formal Banquet
  • Clan MacFarlane Annual General Business Meeting
  • GFMHG Clan Torchlight Ceremony
  • March with Clan MacFarlane in the Parade of Clans
  • Spend time meeting and greeting with your MacFarlane family in the MacFarlane clan tent at the Games
  • GFMHG opening reception (You must have previously purchased a Chieftain or Highlander Package from GMHG to attend.)
  • World Gathering after-ceilidh
  • And more to be announced!

 

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Start:
July 6, 2023
End:
July 9, 2023
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Website:
https://gmhg.org

Venue

MacRae Meadows on Grandfather Mountain
2050 Blowing Rock Highway
Linville, NC 28646 United States
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Organizer

International Clan MacFarlane Society
Phone
+16263358069
Email
info@macfarlane.org
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