Pipe Bands and Competition

The bagpipes represent Celtic heritage like few things can. A rich part of our history, the Reno Celtic Celebration enjoys hosting pipe bands and solo pipers.

Pipe Band Competition

The Reno Celtic Celebration, in conjunction with the Western United States Pipe Band Association, is conducting a FULL PIPE BAND Competition for our 25th games!

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Western United States Pipe Band Association Main Website 

If you (your band) are a member of the Association, registration can be completed here:

Western Nevada Pipe Band Association Reno Celtic Event Registration

Solo Piping Competition

The solo piping competition will occur on the morning of Saturday, October 5, 2013. Registration begins at 9:00am and competition begins at 9:30am. The competition is sanctioned by the Western United States Bag Pipping Association (WUSBPA).

There are three categories available for solo piping :

Solo Piping Events:
Grade IV Piping
2/4 March
Slow Air/March (32 bar min.)
Piobaireachd

Grade III Piping
2/4 March
Strathspey/Reel
6/8 March
Piobaireachd

Grade II Piping
March/Strathspey/Reel
Hornpipe/Jig
Piobreachd

Solo Piping Competition Application/Registration Form

Please let us know if you have any other questions.

Slainte!