The Pikes Peak Celtic Festival was initiated from an old tradition in Colorado Springs. Until 1999, the Pikes Peak Highland Games were held here every year. In 2013, the Celtic spirit was reignited back in Colorado Springs under the name Pikes Peak Celtic Festival. Get ready to hear lots of Bagpipes, eat plenty of fish and chips, observe stunning Irish dancers, and listen to Celtic folk music!
The highlight of the festival are mass bagpipe bands of the Western United States Pipe Band Association. You will also hear renowned Celtic Rock groups and learn Irish and Highland dancing. Not to mention famous Irish and Scottish food specials. The Pikes Peak Celtic Festival is one of the favorite festivals of Colorado Springs.
Put on your kilt and head to the Western Museum of Mining and Industry in Colorado Springs for the most intense Irish-Scottish experience in Colorado!