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Là Mòr na Camanachd / The Big Day of Shinty: GO LIVE!

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Là Mòr na Camanachd / The Big Day of Shinty: GO LIVE!

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Là Mòr na Camanachd / The Big Day of Shinty: GO LIVE!

THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

Go Live!

Dates and times

Sunday 5 August 2018
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Gàidhlig, ’s e gèam luath, clis agus sgileil a th’ ann, le seallaidhean air leth dhan luchd-amhairc – feumaidh duine sam bith aig a bheil ùidh ann an spòrs seo fhaicinn dhaibh fhèin. Tha cothroman ann tighinn agus fheuchainn dhuibh fhèin, bidh gèam cùpa Glaschu 2018 sònraichte ann, taisbeanaidhean bho na cluicheadairean as fheàrr ann an Alba agus cèilidh comharrachaidh.

Intrinsically linked to Gaelic Culture and folklore, Shinty is fast, frantic and skilful, giving an unrivalled spectator experience ‑ a must see for any sports fan. Experience come & try sessions, a one-off shinty tournament with Scotland’s best players, demonstrations and a celebratory ceilidh.


1pm - 3pm
Shinty Demonstrations – Kicks and Flicks: come and see some of the skills of the games

4.30pm
The Shinty Gaelic Procession – everyone welcome to join in.  Meet at Peoples Palace Entrance and join us as we walk through the Green.

5pm
The Shinty Medal Ceremony – supported by the Camanachd Association & the Celtic Association. A unique new cup created especially for Festival 2018

5.30pm
Shinty Ceilidh
A ceilidh on the green, traditional style with Gaelic song celebrating Shinty, the sport of the Gaels with Mary Ann Kennedy, Glenfinnan Ceilidh Band, Robert Robertson and Gillebride MacMillan. The Gaels have a long association with the game of Shinty in the city, old rituals and stories with some of the most iconic songs in the Gaelic repertoire.  Kick your shoes or just relax and listen to some of the world’s best Gaelic musicians in the heart of the European Championships.

Also enjoy a new film experience with a commission by Dan Shay.

Don't miss the rest of the Shinty activity at Greenfield Playing Fields too!

Venue

GO LIVE! at the Green

Greendyke Street, Glasgow, G1 5DB