News release from the 2012 Indiana Highland Games:
26th annual Indiana Highland Games slated for June 30 in Whitley County
(Columbia City, IN) – The 26th annual Indiana Highland Games, the event highlighting Scottish heritage and culture, is growing this year – with more exciting activities added and free admission and parking for all. Slated for Saturday, June 30, 2012, the Indiana Highland Games will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Whitley County 4-H Fairgrounds in Columbia City.
By popular demand, this year’s games will feature dog agility performances by the Huntington County 4-H as well as sheep herding and duck herding demonstrations.
This year’s games will also feature sanctioned athletics with one of the largest numbers of participating athletes in several years, including several world record holding participants, heritage and hospitality tent, children’s activities, a wide assortment of shopping at the Whitley County Farmers Market booths in the shady grove.
Additionally, concessions will be available and will benefit the Whitley County 4-H clubs.
The event is being held in conjunction with the 109th annual Old Settlers Days & American Legion Festival. The event is made possible with a grant from the Whitley County Community Foundation.