Cultural Area

Cultural Area

The Cultural Area is located in the air-conditioned Arena at the Expo Center.

You'll find all kinds of Celtic demonstrations and exhibits from clothing, design and crafting to fencing, dancing and history!

  • Scottish Country Dancing: Performing on Saturday and Sunday in the Bark River Room. Times to be announced.
  • Single Stick Fencing: Seminar 10:30 am Saturday, competition Sunday
  • The sport of Scottish Curling
  • History of Highland Bagpipes
  • Scottish Whiskey Master presents the art of making Scottish Whiskey.
  • Spinner: Demonstrations spinning on a wheel or a drop spindle.
  • Celtic Cables: Knitted examples of the cable patterns and knitted sweaters.
  • Celtic Knotwork: See the artist work her magic from beginning to end.
  • Cornwall: Scenes, history and heritage
  • Welsh Castle: Welsh Culture, language and activity for children
  • John Edward Radcliffe: Author and folklorist with a display of the Scottish Isles and will be telling a folk tale on Saturday and Sunday.
  • Display of 18th Century ladies clothing
  • Genealogy using Ancestry.com.
  • Scottish, Irish and Northern Ireland genealogy.
  • 42nd Royal Highlanders costumes
  • Tartan Quilt
  • What might have happened if Bonny Prince Charlie had won?

Presentations

Saturday and Sunday in the Fox River Room in the Arena

                                  
  • Longbow: Presentation 10:00 am
  • History of the Robert Burns Statue in Milwaukee, WI: 12:30 pm
  • Basic Scottish Genealogy: 2:30 pm
  • Welsh Courtship: 3:30 pm
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