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Melbourne Tartan Festival 2020
11 July @ 9:00 am - 25 July @ 11:30 pm AEST
The Scots are coming to town! The skirl of pipes will be echoing through the streets and laneways of Melbourne from 11 – 25th of July 2020 during the Melbourne Tartan Festival.
Pop up performances will surprise and entertain city shoppers throughout the festival. You never know where one of our performers will be!
The Victorian Solo Piping Championships, a Kirkin ‘O The Tartan Service and a massed pipe band Tartan Day Parade down Collins Street Melbourne will get the festival underway on the first weekend.
Fourteen days of activities including a whisky dinner at Westin Melbourne, high energy ceilidh dance with the Melbourne Scottish Fiddle Club, Scottish film screening, variety concert with pipers, dancers, singers and musicians, Gaelic language immersion classes, genealogy hosted by the Genealogical Society of Victoria, whisky tasting event, dancing and piping workshops, folk music recitals, finishing with a grand Gala Dinner and Concert at the Melbourne Town Hall on Saturday 25th July.
We’ll be adding more events in the coming weeks, so check our website and Facebook pages regularly for updates.
For full details and to book tickets go to www.melbournetartanfestival.com.au