Opening & Closing Ceremonies
July 22 & 23, 2023
Free kids activities available on-site
You'll find local goods, talented artists, and community groups. Explore rich traditions and discover unique creations. Connect with the community and immerse yourself in traditions and let the spirit of the Celts inspire you.
Join us on Sunday, July 23, for an incredible addition to this year's event: the Viking Village! Explore the rich history and culture of the Vikings as you immerse yourself in this captivating experience.
Find out more about the Viking Village and get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey.
THE SHERWOOD PARK HIGHLAND GATHERING
HAS GONE TO THE DOGS!
Discover the art of sheep herding with trainer George Walker, who utilizes both Border Collies and Australian Kelpies. With 16 years of experience in training and competing throughout Western Canada, George is dedicated to preserving this time-honored tradition and showcasing the remarkable partnership between humans and herding dogs.
Witness Gisela, a skilled border collie enthusiast, demonstrate duck herding. With experience and a team of well-trained border collies, including Jai and Djin, Gisela excels in gentle livestock handling. See the precision and teamwork as these dogs guide Indian Runner Ducks through exciting obstacles. Don't miss this special event celebrating the amazing abilities of herding dogs and the joy of working with ducks.