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List of Known Events for 2020
07 Jan 20 : Weekly band practice resumes
24-26 Jan : Burns Night Show, Rumbelow Theatre - Tina’s Hotel. 15 Feb 20 : Knysna Celtic Festival, Eastern Cape
07 Mar 20 : Mallen (Solo piping contest), Gauteng
14 Mar 20 : Dunsmore Challenge (Team piping contest) - DLI Hall.
28 Mar 20 : 100 Guineas (SA’s top solo piping contest), Gauteng
29 Mar 20 : Junior Guineas (Solo piping contest for juniors)
04 Apr 20 : Vaal Highland Gathering (Regional), Gauteng
18 Apr 20 : Flame Lily Pipe Band Contest (regional contest).
18 Apr 20 : Cornwall Hill Gathering (Regional) Gauteng
18 Apr 20 : Cornwall Hill (Solo piping and drumming contest)
25 Apr 20 : South Coast Highland Gathering (Championship),
26 Apr 20 : South Coast Gathering (Solo contests)
16 May 20 : Jeppe Highland Gathering (Regional), Gauteng
12 May 20 : Jeppe solo contests, Gauteng
30 May 20 : De La Salle Gathering (Championship), Gauteng
31 May 20 : De La Salle Solo Competitions, Gauteng
13 Jun 20 : Pretoria Highland Gathering (Regional)
27 Jun 20 : KwaZulu-Natal Scottish Gathering (Regional)
27 Jun 20 : Shonweni Farmers Market Pipe Band Concert
11 Jul 20 : St Benedicts Gathering (Regional), Gauteng
TBA : Delville Wood Ceremony
25 Jul 20 : Benoni Gathering (Championship), Benoni
06 Sep 20 : Music From Scotland (Concert), DLI Hall
12 Sep 20 : SA Solo Drumming Champs, Gauteng
03 Oct 20 : George Ackroyd (Solo piping contest), Gauteng
TBA : Last Night of the Proms Concert
TBA : Wayside Cross memorial Parade, Pinetown
8 Nov 20 : Remembrance Sunday Service, the Cenotaph, Durban
11 Nov 20 : Armistice Day Parade and Ceremony. Durban Cenotaph, Durban City Centre.
TBA : Last band practice of 2019
TBA : Kloof SPCA Carols by Candlelight Concert
TBA : Band End of Year Function (Private)
Notes: You are welcome at all events listed above, and the bands and musicians appreciate your support. Gatherings (a fair) and concerts are specifically intended for public enjoyment. Most gatherings include food and craft stalls. Certain gatherings and concerts may be subject to entrance fees. Regional gatherings are normally attended by local pipe bands. Championship gatherings are attended by all competing bands in SA. Solo competitions listed above are intended primarily for the enjoyment of bandsmen, though interested public spectators are welcome to attend. Many include beverage stalls, but most do not include food and craft stalls. We will try to include more specific details for each event during the weeks leading up to each event. We will also add dates to this page as we become aware of them. Please check regularly for updates. Anyone hiring the band may also request for their event to be added to this page, provided it is of public interest.
Click on the link below to access the provisional calendar for 2020, as well as our dates archive including a record of events from 2011 to 2019:
Please Note: Whilst we make every effort to avoid mistakes, we cannot guarantee the correctness of the details on this page. Please confirm the details of each event with organisers to avoid any disappointments.
Christmas Celebration Concert - Playhouse 2017