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2017 Event Dates

Saturday 15 April: Battle of Culloden Commemoration – meet at Visitor Centre 10.30am Saturday 1 July: Gairloch Gathering and Highland Games (https://gairlochgathering.com/) Saturday 8 July [TBC]: Roderick MacKenzie Picnic in Glenmoriston Saturday 15 July: Inverness Highland Games in the Bught Park (http://invernesshighlandgames.com/) Saturday 12 August: Strathpeffer Highland Games in the grounds of Castle Leod (http://www.strathpeffer.org/content/strathpeffer-highland-games) […]

2017 Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo Clan Night

The Clan Mackenzie Society is appealing to all our Clan Mackenzie Societies and those who have connections with the Clan Mackenzie here in the UK and overseas to consider attending the 2017 Royal Military Tattoo in Edinburgh. On the 15th August our clan will march up part of the Royal Mile and into the Castle’s […]

Iain Dall Young Pipers

IAIN DALL YOUNG PIPERS FESTIVAL 2016 Saturday 24th September **** Funds Permitting **** Chairman Seeks Sponsorship (Not a Marathon) Saturday 23rd April 400th Anniversary William Shakespeare 1564 – 1616 THE WORLD’S FIRST EVER SONNET-A-THON READING ALL 154 SONNETS (Voice Permitting!) £5.00 per sonnet would enable us to offer U18 Young Pipers The Opportunity To Compete […]

2016 Events

Please find below the dates for events we will be organising/attending this year.  Please note that not all events are organised by us and dates/events may be subject to change in the future.   Culloden Commemoration Saturday 16th April 2016 – meet at the Visitor Centre for 10:30am.  There will not be a ceremony at […]

Remembering Derek Mackenzie

The funeral of Derek Mackenzie (Dalmore) took place on Tuesday 16th February, below is the eulogy given by Ian Blake who had been friends with Derek for over 60 years. When the ageing WB Yeats revisits the Municipal Gallery in Dublin he is surrounded, he tells us, by the images of thirty years, the portraits […]

British Heart Foundation

I wanted to share the letter I have received from the British Heart Foundation thanking us for the money raised in the bucket collection on the evening of the Fashion Show during this years International Gathering. The amount collected on the evening was £162.65 and we have sent a futher £300 following the Gathering.  I […]