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Sound the bagpipes!

MEHREEN SHAHID/THE PACKET & TIMES
Once again, bagpipes and the age-old Scottish tradition has taken over Orillia for the weekend. The 40th annual Scottish Festival started Friday evening with the ceilidh held at the Royal Canadian Legion branch on Mississaga Street. Competitions, activities for children and much more is available through Saturday and Sunday, until 4 p.m. at Couchiching Beach Park. Pictured, from left, are Shane and Derek Kerwin with Steven Valley, who is carrying the Lion Rampart, as they helped the festival committee Friday morning set up for the weekend.

MEHREEN SHAHID/THE PACKET & TIMES Once again, bagpipes and the age-old Scottish tradition has taken over Orillia for the weekend. The 40th annual Scottish Festival started Friday evening with the ceilidh held at the Royal Canadian Legion branch on Mississaga Street. Competitions, activities for children and much more is available through Saturday and Sunday, until 4 p.m. at Couchiching Beach Park. Pictured, from left, are Shane and Derek Kerwin with Steven Valley, who is carrying the Lion Rampart, as they helped the festival committee Friday morning set up for the weekend.

MEHREEN SHAHID/THE PACKET & TIMES

Once again, bagpipes and the age-old Scottish tradition has taken over Orillia for the weekend. The 40th annual Scottish Festival started Friday evening with the ceilidh held at the Royal Canadian Legion branch on Mississaga Street. Competitions, activities for children and much more is available through Saturday and Sunday, until 4 p.m. at Couchiching Beach Park. Pictured, from left, are Shane and Derek Kerwin with Steven Valley, who is carrying the Lion Rampart, as they helped the festival committee Friday morning set up for the weekend.



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