UPDATE: STA Pipe Band placed third in Grade 2 of the World Championship Bagpipe Competition! You can watch their winning performance here.
Houston, TX based St. Thomas Alumni Pipe Band has been in Scotland competing in various Highland Games. Now, they face the prestigious World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow. HHGA wishes them much success and will be cheering them on from Houston.
Here is the link for the BBC online stream of the Grade 1 and 2 finals along with the march past/awards ceremony:
You’ll find a stream schedule there as well.
For our friends in the Central time zone:
Grade 1 MSR – 4:00 to 6:00 AM
Grade 1 Medley – 7:15 to 9:15 AM
**Grade 2 Final – 9:35 to 11:23 AM
**Should STA qualify for the final, they will be playing at approximately 10:29 AM Central.
Join HHGA for another in our series of Kilted Afternoons. August 26 we will be commemorating the birthday of one of the most iconic Scots, Sir Sean Connery. HHGA will be celebrating at Lucky’s Pub West 4 m to 6 pm with lots of fun activities, like a Sean Connery voice-a-like contest (start rehearsing!), a Sean Connery pub quiz and door prizes. No birthday celebration is complete without birthday cake.
Admission is free and open to the public. A cash bar and menu will be available.
Click here for more details and to RSVP.
HHGA General Membership Meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 2nd 2017, 7:00 pm, at St. Thomas Episcopal School, 4900 Jackwood, 77096. Open invitation to anyone interested in upcoming HHGA events/activities!
HHGA Board Meeting Wednesday, June 7th 2017, 7:00 pm, at St. Thomas Episcopal School, 4900 Jackwood, 77096. Board meetings are open to all HHGA members.
JOIN US at The Flying Saucer
15929 City Walk, Sugar Land, TX 77479
Come find out about progress on upcoming projects and opportunities to volunteer for events and leadership of the Houston Highland Games Association.
Members and non-members welcome! Cash bar. And, as always, kilts encouraged!
HHGA General Membership & Board Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 10th, 7:00 pm, at St. Thomas Episcopal School, 4900 Jackwood, 77096.
Agenda items will include future game and social events. We would love to see you all there.
Join the Houston Highland Games Association as we celebrate all things Scottish on
Saturday, April 8 at 12 PM – 4 PM
Lucky’s Pub, 801 St. Emmanuel Street, Houston TX 77003, Houston, Texas 77003
HFD Pipe & Drums
Bonniest Knees Contest
Raffle benefiting the Houston Highland Games Assoc