Festival Information, Purchases, and Special Mentions

The Tucson Celtic Festival and Highland Games has many options and events to entertain the whole family. We will post the Event Flyer, Entertainment Schedule and Highland Game Schedules shortly. In the meantime, below is information and resources to assist you in making the most of this years festival which will include the 19th Annual Scottish Master's Athletics Heavy Events World Championship. If you extend your stay Visit Tucson can help you plan your extended stay itinerary.

Featured Events

  • Celtic Concert is Friday, November 1, 2019 Additional details to be posted soon.
  • 19th Annual Scottish Master's Athletics Heavy Events World Championship hosted by our own local Tucson Celtic Hammerheads and the Kilted Athletes of America
  • Discount Day Sunday, November 3, 2019 Don't miss Closing Ceremonies which begin at 4:15 pm. Want to get in free? Volunteer for just four hours and receive free admission!


Quick Links

Purchase Friday Night Concert Tickets Here

Purchase Tickets Here: Saturday or Sunday

Donate to share Celtic fun and culture with the community. Go Raibh Maith Agat! (Thank You)

Volunteer for Free Tickets, register here.

Attention Athletes 2019 World Championship is an invitational event. For full information go to Scottishmasters.org.

Register to be a vendor here.

Clans & Societies can register here.

Check out our upcoming Calendar Events here.

Book a hotel room with one of our host hotels here.

Get the inside scoop on where to stay and things to do when you Visit Tucson (out the festival that is).







Please Note(s)

We apologize for the inconvenience, however pets are NOT allowed at the festival, only ADA recognized Service Animals.


Location & Directions

Rillito Raceway Park
4502 N. First Ave
Tucson , AZ 85704

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Directions From I-10:

Take Exit 250 At Orange Grove Rd East To First Ave. Turn Right (South) And Continue Past River Rd Where You Will See Signs For The General Public. Festival Entrance On The East(Left) Side Of The Street.


Athletes, Clans, Performers, and Vendors Entrance:

Travel From I-10 As Noted Above. At River Rd Turn Left (East) To The Vendor Entrance Signs On Your Right (South) Side Of The Street On Rillito Downs Rd. If You Reach Via Entrada, You Have Gone Too Far.



There is expanded free parking at the festival this year, but we encourage you to take VIP Taxi, Uber, or Lyft to Rillito Racetrack Park. We have teamed up with VIP Taxi to earn double VIP Taxi reward points when you arrive at the Celtic Festival in a VIP Taxi. Uber and Lyft may have discountws, as well.

Handicap Accessibility

The Rillito Raceway Park is handicap accessible. Handicap parking is located directly across from the entry gate in the main parking lot and is clearly marked. Be aware that parts of the Festival site have uneven surfaces from cement to grass. Personal Motorized Chairs and Service Animals are permitted. If you have specific concerns, please contact us and we will do our best to be helpful.