The 2016 Miramichi Scottish Festival kicked off on Friday August 18th with their Tartan and Awards Banquet. Three outstanding members received William Davidson Medals Sally Donald, Boyd Allison and John McKay. A $5000 Scholarship was also awarded to John MacMillan. The Fochabers Fiddlers from Scotland and Mason’s Tender from Fredericton provided the evening’s entertainment. The celebration continued throughout the weekend with a Ceilidh on Waterford Green Saturday and a Scottish Celebration at MacDonald’s Farm on Sunday with The Highland School of Dance, Moncton District Pipe Band and Oromocto Pipes and Drums.
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Photos by Grace Trowbridge.