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SCOTTISH FESTIVAL AND HIGHLAND GAMES
Where: Hamilton Lakes, 1 Pierce Place, Itasca
When: 1 to 10 p.m. June 16 and 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 17
Cost & Info: June 16: children 12 and younger are free, adults are $12 and seniors 60 and older are $10; June 17: children younger than 3 are free, children ages 3 to 12 are $8, adults are $20 and seniors 60 and older are $15; two-day pass: children younger than 3 are free, children ages 3 to 12 are $5, adults are $30 and seniors 60 and older are $22.50; patron weekend passes are $200 for families and $130 for individual adults 21 and older; scottishfestivalchicago.org
About: The annual Scottish Festival and Highland Games is back for its 31st year with plenty of activities to celebrate Scottish culture. The festival will feature live music, food, children's activities and competitions ranging from heavy athletics to haggis eating.