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Pipe Band Centenary Celebrations

Pipe Band Centenary Website Tile In PageFriday 15 – Saturday 16 March 2019

Our Pipe Band Centenary will be a wonderful celebration, bringing together our past and present Pipe Band members and supporters over the last 100 years.

The success of our band is largely due to the outstanding leadership of our Pipe Band Directors, and the exceptionally high calibre of piping and drumming tutors. We also recognise the enormous commitment and passion exhibited by all our students who make us so proud of their achievements over the last 100 years.

Please join us in celebrating 100 years of Pipe Band history and success, it will be an exciting weekend to reminisce old times, and look forward to what the next century may bring for the St Andrew’s College Pipe Band.

Tickets are limited, so be sure to get in quick, as these events will sell out quickly.

Proudly sponsored by: Caxton

Highland Pass $20 (Friday 15 – Saturday 16 March 2019)

The Highland pass will allow you entry to the following events during the Pipe Band Centenary Celebrations:

Founders' Day Assembly and Morning Tea

Friday 15 March, 9.30am

Guests to join us for morning tea in Strowan House before being piped through to the Founders’ Day Assembly at 10.30am.

Lunch and refreshments will be available between the Founders’ Day assembly and the Highland Games in our ‘Pipe Band HQ’ located in the Senior College.

Highland Games

Friday 15 March, 2.00pm

Join us as our College Houses battle it out in our annual Highland Games.

College Tours

Friday 15 March, 9.00am
Saturday 16 March, 9.00am

Meet at Senior College and enjoy a guided tour around the College by a St Andrew’s College student or staff member.

Formal Presentations

Saturday 16 March, 10.00am

Join us in the Centennial Chapel to reminisce about some of St Andrew’s College greatest successes and stories from the past.

Morning tea to follow and photo session.

Mass Band Performance

Saturday 16 March, 11.35am

Those who would like to participate, please meet at the flagpole in front of Strowan House.

11.45am – Guests to assemble in the Quad to watch the Mass Band Centenary performance.

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Concert and Cocktail Evening $30, R18 (limited tickets available)

Friday 15 March, 6.30pm
Gym 1, St Andrew’s College

Join us for a special Centenary showcase which celebrates 100 years of our Pipe Band, packed with entertainment including the stirring sound of bagpipes, drums and highland dancing.
A cash bar will be open for drinks and nibbles will be served following the concert.

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Centenary Ceilidh $65, R18 (limited tickets available)

Saturday 16 March, 7.00pm
Gym 1, St Andrew’s College

Our extra special Centenary Ceilidh event is a wonderful way to celebrate 100 years of our Pipe Band and Scottish heritage. The evening will be a friendly, fun and energetic, with haggis, music, drams and dancing in a relaxed atmosphere, with a delicious grazing table and cash bar. Bring your dancing shoes and wear a touch of tartan! 

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