Northern Branch Contest at Ardenwood Farm

2019 Event Details in Progress! Check back soon!

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Ardenwood Historic Farm
34600 Ardenwood Blvd
Fremont, CA 94555
Events begin at 9:30am.

Hosted by
The East Bay Scottish Association’s
Tartan Day Scottish Faire

Drumming contest sponsored byIrishPipers
Silicon Valley Pipe Band

Piobaireachd contest sponsored by
Irish Pipers Band of San Francisco

Competition Classes:
Piping (Light Music) – Grades 4, 3, 2, & 1
Piobaireachd – Grades 4, 3, 2, & 1
Snare Drumming – Grades 4, 3, & 2
Tenor Drumming – Novice & Intermediate
Bass Drumming – Novice & Intermediate

Prizes will be awarded to the overall winner of each class.

NEW!! Open Local Option Drumming Events:
Drum Salute – minimum 2 snares, 2:00-7:00 time limit
Midsection Competition – minimum 1 tenor & 1 bass, 3:00-5:00 time limit

Darrell Calvillo, Piping
Duncan McPherson, Drumming
Jan Richey, Piping
Ken Sutherland, Piping
Liz Tubbs, Piping

Entry Fees:
Pipers $30 (+$2 processing fee)
Drummers $25 (+$2 processing fee)
Local Option Events FREE

WUSPBA sanctioning pending.

Entries close March 30, 2019. The contest organizer reserves the right to close entries early if necessary based upon time constraints.

2019 Event Details in Progress! Check back soon!

Event Information: Tartan Day Scottish Faire

The Annual Tartan Day Scottish Faire at Ardenwood Historic Farm is presented by the East Bay Scottish Association.

Piping and drumming competitors will receive free entry to the event through the back gate. Friends and family wishing to enter with the competitor should purchase their event tickets in advance through the the East Bay Regional Parks District website, and print out their confirmation. Advance ticket sales close April 1, 2019!

ARDENWOOD 2018 RESULTS (unofficial)
ARDENWOOD 2017 RESULTS (unofficial)
ARDENWOOD 2016 RESULTS (unofficial)