Ceud Mile Failte!

A Hundred Thousand Welcomes!

Come to one of Folklorama’s most popular pavilions!

Join us to confirm what thousands of
your friends & neighbours already know –
that the Pavilion of Scotland is still the best!
If you haven’t yet visited our new location,
please come to see how we’ve improved.
A huge Celtic party awaits your arrival at the Pavilion
of Scotland!

We are Second week this year Aug 13th -Aug 19th

2017 Ambassadors

Adult Ambassadors
Youth Ambassadors
David Carey
Emily-Kate McIntosh
Kimberly Dudek
Chloe Mathers

Performers

We feature Local Talent

Our main stage show has our very own Flying Haggis Show Band, the Prairie Wind Pipers and The Ena Sutton Dancers.
Between shows entertainment is by Manitoba Highland Dancers, and a variety of guest artists & pipe bands.
Our stage is rarely empty, drop in any time!

Come join us this year for the Alexander Keith’s Beer Gardens during the Heavy games!

 

Pipe Bands and Guest Artists

Pipe Bands & Guest Artists

August 13th to August 19

 

2017 Entertainment Schedule

Date
Cultural area stage
Pipe Bands
Sunday
John MacKenzie & Jerry Ilchyna (fiddle & guitar)

Transcona Pipe Band

Monday
Lads & Lasses (Scottish Country Dancing)
Anavets 303 Pipes and Drums
Tuesday

Wee Drappie with Alana Greene (harmonica, guitar and vocals)

Wednesday

Celtic Trio (flute, harp and vocals)

Khartum Shriners
Thursday

Lads & Lasses (Scottish Country Dancing)

St. Andrew’s Pipe Band
Friday

John MacKenzie & Jerry Ilchyna (fiddle & guitar)

Lord Selkirk Pipe Band
Saturday

John MacKenzie & Jerry Ilchyna (fiddle & guitar)

Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders

*Above ^cultural shows @ 6:00 & 9:00 (with other entertainment in between) – area is air conditioned!!

Nightly
6:00 Scottish Entertainment Guest Artists
6:30 Learn to Highland Dance Susan French
7:30 Participation Dancing Joyce Cormack
8:00 Demonstrations Various Experts
9:00 Scottish Entertainment Guest Artists

Demonstrations
Sunday – Bagpipes (John Hayles)
Monday – Scottish Country Dancing (Joyce Cormack)
Tuesday – How to Wear the Great Kilt (David Carey)
Wednesday – Flute and Celtic Harp (Peter and Lynn McClure)
Thursday – Heavy Games (Manitoba Association of Celtic Sports)
Friday – Fiddle (John MacKenzie)
Saturday – Spinning Wool into Yarn (Deb Stewart and Bronwyn Swanson)

Please check the posters at the entrances to the Pavilion and the Cultural Room to confirm the guest artists and performance times each evening.

 

HEAVY GAMES Saturday  (12am till 4pm) outside

Schedule

Main Stage Schedule

Come to one of Folklorama’s most popular pavilions!

Join us to confirm what thousands of
your friends & neighbours already know –
that the Pavilion of Scotland is still the best!
If you haven’t yet visited our new location,
please come to see how we’ve improved.
A huge Celtic party awaits your arrival at the Pavilion
of Scotland!

August 13th to 19th , 2017

Time Activity
6:00 p.m. Doors Open
6:05 p.m. – 6:25 p.m Manitoba Highland Dancers (MHDA)
6:25 p.m. – 6:40 p.m. Address to Haggis / Ambassador Intro
6:45 p.m. – 7:25 p.m. Main Stage Show
7:30 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Guest Pipe Bands
7:50 p.m. – 8:10 p.m. Manitoba Highland Dancers (MHDA)
8:15 p.m. – 8:55 p.m. Main Stage Show
9:00 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. Guest Pipe Band
9:20 p.m. – 9:40 p.m. Variety Entertainment
9:45 p.m. – 10:25 p.m. Main Stage Show
10:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Music
   

Volunteers

Volunteer with the Pavilion of Scotland

 

Every year we rely on the hard work of many volunteers! If you would like to get involved we have a few position at the organizational level left to fill or if you’d just like to volunteer day of please sign up for any shifts that you can!

Volunteer Sign-Up Form

Some coordinator positions we are still looking for:

Assistant Coordinators Needed
As well, we are in need of additional assistants to coordinators.  This is a great way to gain valuable job-related experience for students or to get more involved with the inner-workings of the event.  Letters of reference are available upon request for all volunteer positions.

Assistant Kitchen Coordinator
Required to be at Pavilion daily from 4:00pm to 11:00pm.  Will be responsible for all areas of food preparation and clean-up.  Food handling certificate would be an asset.

Assistant Treasurer
Required to be at Pavilion daily from 7:00pm to 1:00am.  Will be responsible for maintaining cash stations, and closing cash at the end of the evening.  There may be some requirement to work cash registers or other cash/ debit areas during the week.

Electrician
This person is needed for set-up of all electrical hook-ups before the Pavilion opens. Trailer unload is on August 3rd and electrical set-up generally takes place 3 days before the Pavilion opens.

“Gopher”
Required to be at the Pavilion from 5:30 to 10:00 daily, must have a vehicle.  This person is responsible for running for “emergency” purchases and other items during the week.  There may be some requirement to work cash registers or other cash/ debit areas during the week.

Assistant Volunteer Coordinator
Required to be at the Pavilion from 5:30 to 10:00 daily.  This person would be responsible for helping with volunteer check-in, making sure that volunteers have completed mandatory health and safety training, checking volunteer registration, filling in for volunteer washroom breaks, and filling in volunteer gaps as required.
Please take time to register soon.
We are thrilled to have you as part of our Pavilion!

If you have any questions, or are unable to access the form, please email volunteers@pavilionofscotland.ca