Kilts, bagpipes and clansmen take over Salado this weekend

A Scottish event in Salado

It all starts on Friday with the gathering of the clans to kick-off the Scottish Gathering and Highland Games in Salado. This year will mark 56 years of the event being held in the Central Texas town thanks to its Scottish roots.

Over 40 Scottish clans will be represented at the event that will have everything Scottish from food, to tartans, music, dancing and games.

The games will feature a caber toss, hammer throw, hay bail toss among others, all showing off competitors feats of strength.

For all information on the event click here.

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