Rannoch Highland Gathering

 

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The Rannoch Highland Gathering first held in 1881

The Friendly Gathering - This gathering is very much about a fun day for the locals, with a lot of friendliness, which you do not find at the larger Highland Games and Gatherings.

The venison and locally made burgers where superb

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The Rannoch Burgers and Chantal mushroomsThe Rannoch Barbeque - The larger games will often have outside caterers at the event, here at Rannoch they have superb local venison, park burgers and local Chantarel mushrooms.

Enjoying an excellent venison burger

 

You will find it hard to beat this locally prepared and cooked food. Many people turning up early to get the best choice before the crowds arrived. Well done to the caterers.

 

Some of the delicious home made cakes, biscuits and buns on offer

 

 

The catering marquee has an absolutely fabulous range of locally made cakes, buns, biscuits, tea and coffee. All freshly baked by the ladies behind the serving counter.

Fabulous home made cakes and buns at rannoch

 

 

Those in the know arrive early for the food

This is another highlight of the Rannoch Highland Games or gathering.

 

Well done ladies!

 

 

Local stalls raising money for local organisations

Local Rannoch organisations had a variety of stalls from books to locally grown fruit and vegetables and jams.

Stalls ready for the rain

 

 

 

The clown with his invissible dogEntertainment in the form of the clown with his invisible dog, intrigued the youngster. I believe the clown was also responsible for the kids races and fun events. These proved to be very popular with low key organisation and fuss. All good fun.

 

Bag Pipers in the rain

The Vale of Atholl Pipe Band

 

The Vale of Atholl Pipe Band played in the rain and was much appreciated by all.

 

 

Pipers playing for the Rannoch games crowds

 

 

Racing in the rain at Rannoch is good funThe Kids Races were well supported and provided good fun for the kids and entertainment to the parents and families

 

 

The sack race at rannoch in the rain

Look carefully at this photo, below, "You will win, even if I have to carry you there!"

The kids races "You will win, even if I have to carry you!"

 

Sack Races

 

 

 

All good fun at the races

 

Races on inflated balls proved to be great fun

 

Races on large balloons - not sure what these were called. All good fun!

 

 

The larger younsters race too!

 

The Highlander

 

 

 

 

The Highlanders

Come on give us a smile, wee one!

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Rannoch Gathering and Highland Games are well worth visiting, you will receive a very friendly welcome at Rannoch.


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