Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championships - Saturday 28th Oct - Tickets On Sale Now!
The William Grant Foundation and The National Piping Centre are delighted to announce that tickets for the Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championships are now available to buy online.
The Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championship was established in 1974 to inspire the world's finest individual pipers and to seek the best overall exponents of ceol mor or piobaireachd (the great music) and ceol beag or light music (the little music). The event is held annually at Blair Castle in Blair Atholl Perthshire. Each year, 10 competitors qualify to play at this prestigious event through placing in one of a series of qualifying events.
The Competition this year takes place on Saturday 28th October 2017 and starts at 10am prompt. The 10 competitors for 2017 will be announced in September, when all the results from the qualifying events are known.
Following the competition, the annual Pipers Ceilidh will take place in the Atholl Palace Hotel in Pitlochry, with a limited number of tickets for this also available for purchase along with a competition ticket through the website link.
There will be a limited number of tickets available on the day at Blair Castle. These will be on a first come, first served basis.
The image is of the 2016 competitors. This image is copyright of Derek Maxwell Photography.