the worlds 2014

As well as top-flight competition in international piping and drumming, the World Pipe Band Championships always brings additional competitions and activity to Glasgow Green, making it a vibrant and hugely entertaining event for all ages and tastes. 

The World Pipe Championships 2014 take place on Glasgow Green, on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 August​​.

Tuesday 24 March

The Worlds Competition Programme 
The competition programme on Friday will comprise the Grade 1 Qualifiers. The World Championship finals, as well as other Grades’ competitions and the Drum Major Competition, will take place on the Saturday. 

Additional attractions
Saturday will also include The Worlds Highlander competition, the ladies’ World Highland Games and the Highland Dancing competition, as well as free kids’ activities, a traders’ area and Flavour of Scotland area. 

Visitors who come to Friday’s Grade 1 Qualifiers will enjoy a world-class level of piping competition, and will be able to purchase food and drink onsite, but there will not be additional programming besides the Grade 1 Qualifiers. 

This website will be updated with more detailed programme information in the coming weeks. 

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