LEHI -- The bagpipes will be blaring as Utah pipers show off their skills Friday and Saturday in a celebration of Scottish heritage at Thanksgiving Point.
The Utah Scottish Festival & Highland Games features bagpipe bands, Highland dancing, athletic competitions and traditional music and food at 3033 N. Thanksgiving Way.
Festival hours are 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 10 and 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 11.
Events on Friday include performances by Molly's Revenge at 5:15 p.m. and the Celtic Country Dancers at 6:15 p.m. A military tattoo begins at 7:30 p.m. on the festival field's main stage and will include pipe bands, music by the Wicked Tinkers, a clan torch light ceremony and more. Limited bleacher seating is available, so folks should bring blankets or lawn chairs to sit on.
The Wicked Tinkers and Molly's Revenge give a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets are $15 and are good for both days; admission is free for age 11 and younger. Admission to the June 11 concert only is $8.
Tickets are available at the door. The annual event is sponsored by the Utah Scottish Association, which will also stages the Celtic Festival & Highland Games Aug. 27 at the American West Heritage Center in Wellsville.
For more information, visit www.utahscots.org.