Highland Fling

Highland Fling – September 8th-9th, 2018

Highland Games Championship: Saturday, September 8th

Come be a spectator in celebration of Scottish and Celtic culture with the Highland Games! The Annual Highland Heavy Games Championships will be held all day Saturday on the Joust Field.


Hula Hoop Contest- 11:15am

Costume Contest – 16yrs and younger – 12pm

Costume contest sponsored by 

Keg Toss – 12pm on the Joust Field
Part of Highland Games!

Water Balloon Contest – 1:30pm

Cancelled – too cool

Root Beer Chug – 2:15pm

Best Kilt Contest – 17yrs and older – 3:15pm

Mr. Renaissance – 4:15pm

Sausage Eating Competition – 5:20pm

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Villager Bingo

Can you find them all? Play Villager Bingo for FREE and win a FREE festival ride. Pick up your card at the Info Booth at the Front Gate. All day!


Weekend Promotions

Celebration of Cities (Lee’s Summit, MO – Lenexa, KS – Emporia, KS)

Residents from these cities will receive $3 off their admission ticket when they present proof of residency at our box office.

Harvesters Food DriveDonate 5 non-perishable food items and receive a Buy One, Get One ticket opportunity on a regular priced Adult admission ticket! Please, no expired food!

Military/ First Responders Weekend – This Patriot Day, we celebrate those who protect, serve, and save! Show a valid ID to receive a $10 admission ticket! Our error is your gain! Show your ID and Buy One/Get One at the Gate!!!

Artisan Appreciation Weekends The first three weekends (Sept. 1st – 16th) of the Festival, our patrons will be able to support their favorite shoppes’ & get rewarded! Turn in your receipts totaling $150 or more and receive one free admission ticket to return on one of the remaining weekends!