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2022 Festival and Games

We thank everyone who came out to our 30th Annual Festival this past September, it was a wonderful day to celebrate the event and we couldn't have done it without the help of our wonderful community!

We would especially like to thank the City of Parchment, our sponsors, athletes, clans, exhibitors, and vendors without whom our event wouldn't be possible.

More information will be coming soon on our planned 2023 festival

Tentative Schedule:



9:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Festival is Open, Clan Tents, Exhibitors, and Vendors open, Athletics Begin at 9:30


9:30AM - Opening Ceremonies (Main Field)

9:30AM - Athletics Begin (Main Field)

10:00AM - 2:00PM - Kids Games (Children's Field)

10:30-3:30 - Music at the Bandshell

12:30PM - Parade of Clans (Main Field)

1:00PM - Kirking of the Tartans (Main Field)

4:30PM - Awards & Closing Ceremonies


10:30 - 11:55AM - Grayson Barton (Bandshell)

11:00 - 11:25AM - Brian McClure & Grayson Barton Join Set (Bandshell)

12:00 - 12:30PM - Selkie (Bandshell)

12:30 - 1:30PM - Break for Parade of Clans

1:30 - 1:50PM - Kalamazoo Scottish Country Dancers and Brian McClure (Bandshell)

1:55 - 2:55PM - Toby Bresnahan (Bandshell)

3:00 - 3:30PM - Kalamazoo Pipe and Drum Band & Highland Dancers


11:00AM - Traditional Highland Dress

1:00PM - 18th Century Scottish Military Units

2:00PM - Scots and American Heraldry

3:00PM - Weaving and Spinning 

Exhibitors and Cultural Organizations:

Exhibitors are open all day from 9:00AM- 5:00PM

Our 2022 Exhibitors:

  • The Kalamazoo Scottish Country Dancers

  • The Kalamazoo Pipe and Drum Band

  • The Weavers Guild of Kalamazoo

  • Parchment Fiber Arts Club

  • The Queens Rangers (Living History)

  • Jack Rose Blacksmithing

  • Scottish Deerhound Club of America

Our 2022 Cultural Organizations:

  • The Daughters of the British Empire

  • The Grand Rapids Scottish Society

  • The Council of Scottish Clans & Associations

Exhibitors are welcome at our festival to showcase historical and cultural information. If you are interested please reach out via email or Facebook.


Vendors are open all day from 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Our 2022 Vendors:

  • Angry Gingers Roadside Grill(Food)

  • Sir Sandwich(Food)

  • Daddios(Food)

  • Da Boil's(Food)

  • Temper'd Perfect Desserts(Food)

  • Novel Pastries(Food)

  • Celtic Seasons​​

  • Timber Beast Bowls

  • Ricks Hobby Shed

  • HodgePodge Books

  • So Very Twisted Jewelry 

  • SSTripp Chainmail

  • Tarot by Gidget

  • lady Lantz A Lot Jewelry

  • Looking Glass Artworks

Our Vendor Registrations are still open for our 2022 festival. If you are interested in being a vendor please reach out via email or Facebook. You can also find more information in the Get Involved tab.

Location Info

Our 2022 Festival will be held at Kindleberger Park in Parchment. Parking in upper lot of the Park is free and is on a first come first served basis.


Handicap Parking is available there as well with shuttle service to the lower Park. 

Additional parking is available on neighborhood streets.


122 N Riverview Dr. 

Parchment, MI 49004

(Some GPS providers list an alternate address, if you have issues navigate directly to Kindleberger park or enter 1 Kindleberger Park Dr.)

Sponsor our Festival

Are you a local business or individual interested in helping our Festival, if so please consider sponsoring us! We are a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization and are always looking for Donations and Sponsors.

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