South East Florida Highland Games

sassf web banner picture

Home | Festival | Membership | Photos | Contacts | Mail List | Donate | Sponsorship | Meetings | Burns Supper |

Click here for the flyer: Ceilidh Flyer 2017

The Scottish American Society of South Florida will Hold a Concert / Ceilidh, (pronounced "Kay-lee") featuring an evening of traditional music, dancing and singing Saturday, October 28th 2017.
7:00 to 11:00 pm.

Location: Little Flower Church


The Fall Ceilidh is open to the public.

It will feature an evening of bagpipes, Scottish dancing and popular dancing to a DJ. Prizes will be awarded for best costumes. Hours are 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Admittance is $15. There will be a cash bar and attendees are encouraged to bring their own snacks.

A Ceilidh is a traditional Gaelic social gathering, which usually involves playing Gaelic folk music and dancing. It originated in Ireland and Scotland, but is now common throughout the Irish and Scottish Diaspora. Before discos and nightclubs, there were ceilidhs in most town and village halls on Friday or Saturday nights; they are still common today.

The Scottish American Society of South Florida is a non-profit organization dedicated to the furtherance of Scottish culture through Scottish dance, music, and art. The organization holds many events throughout the year including the Southeast Florida Scottish Festival and Highland Games and the annual Burns Supper, which commemorates the birth of poet Robert Burns.