The World Pipe Band Championships will return to its heartland, in Glasgow Green on 11th August 2012. Expect exciting competition across all Grades, In the fiercely contested Drum Major contest as well as Highland Dancing and Glasgow World Highland Games Championships! Enjoy a fantastic daylong event that will delight both piping fans and those looking for a great day out.
Worthy champions will be crowned in all Grades and also in the Drum Major contests, so don't miss your chance to cheer your favourite pipe band on in their bid for glory!
The World Pipe Band Championships or ‘The Worlds’ have been held in Glasgow for almost 70 years while Piping Live! is entering its 9th year and has established itself as one of the world’s top celebrations of Scottish culture showcasing a diverse blend of traditional music.
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The World Pipe Band Championships are a highlight in the Year of Creative Scotland.