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The Treasure Valley Celtic Festival & Highland Games bring Boise Scots and others together

Explore Celtic dance, music, sports, food and more at the annual Treasure Valley Highland Games on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Expo Idaho. The Killarney Irish Dance Company will be among those competing this year.
Explore Celtic dance, music, sports, food and more at the annual Treasure Valley Highland Games on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Expo Idaho. The Killarney Irish Dance Company will be among those competing this year. Idaho Statesman file

Explore your Celtic roots or just dabble in the fun of it all at the Treasure Valley Celtic Festival and Highland Games. Kick your heels up with the Celtic-rock band Swagger at a community ceilidh (pronounced caylee), and rock out to Thee Corvids and other Celtic bands. Then, watch professional and amateur Celtic athletes compete in traditional caber toss and other heavyweight events. You'll also see traditional dance and bagpiping competitions and more.

9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, Expo Idaho, 5610 N. Glenwood St., Garden City. $12 general, $7 children, seniors and active military, at the gate. 484-2954. IdahoScotts.org.

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