Gaelic Sports Exhibition
Amateur Boxing Showcase
Boxing is Ireland’s most successful Olympic sport. Don’t miss this event on Friday night, featuring local and regional talent. A sanction is provided by the Ohio Association of United States Amateur Boxing.
Kids Highland Games
Get the wee ones involved! Play Highland games with local athletes. Activities have been modified for children.
Amateur Highland Games
One of the International Highland Games Federations largest events, featuring over 50 athletes. The two athletes with most points accumulated in the overall competition will progress to the IHGF All-American Championships, which will be held at the Great Plains Renaissance Fair & Highland Games (Wichita, Kansas) in mid-September. From there, the overall winner of the IHGF All-American Championships will represent their country at the 2018 IHGF World Amateur Highland Games Championships in Fefor, Norway.
Stones of Strength
Top two athletes will compete in the All-American Stones of Strength Championships in San Clemente, California. Events include the Stone Throw, Overhead Stone Press, Stone Carry, Atlas Stone and Stone Medley.
A unique and fascinating display of animals herded through obstacles.
Darts & Sports Pub
Darts professional, Wade Wilcox will be back for this years Festival. He was on the 1995 World Cup team and competes on the national and international darts circuit. During Wilcox’s seminars, he will explain the equipment and rules of the game, demonstrated throwing techniques and discuss the background of darts as a pastime sport.
Blind Draw Competitions
Friday & Saturday: 7 PM
Registration: 6 PM
Entry Fee: $5
Cash prizes for top finishers