Saturday 06/24/2017

Celtic Festival

Hudson Valley Sportsdome


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HV Celtic Festival / more detail...

You are cordially invited to compete at our 2nd annual EUSPBA sanctioned event for bagpipers and drummers.

It will be a day tailor made for bagpipe band competition.

  • No opening mass bands
  • Pipe Band competitors will enjoy free entry
  • High caliber Solo & Band judges
  • And we’re hoping to have an even shorter MASS BANDS this year again


Pipe Bands Grades 2-5: 1st place $500, 2nd place $200, 3rd place $100

Pipes & Drum Solos as well…

One of the intentions of this EUSPBA Sanctioned event is to have a very accommodating setup for ‘pipe band’ competitions.

The confirmed judges are:

Hugh Cameron, Bruce Gandy, Jim Stack, John Wassman

Also, we are exploring hosting a premier piping event again this year. Stay tuned for more info…

So, mark your calendars and join us for another fun filled day!

Milton, NY is a good central location for bands from NYC and the upper parts of the NE Branch. (It’s approximately 1.5 hours south of Albany and 1.5 hours north of NYC.)

The Hudson Valley Celtic Festival will be on Saturday, June 24th 2017 at Hudson Valley Sports Dome. (240 Milton Turnpike, Milton, NY 12547)

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Come and Enjoy a great day !

Attendees will enjoy a variety of musical events, vendors, Scottish, and festival foods, and breathtaking views across the valley.

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Order of Play will be announced by June 20th

Event Location

Hudson Valley Sportsdome

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