April 2nd – 5th 2020


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A Decade of the Tartan Day South Celtic Festival

The 10th Annual Tartan Day South Celebration is a four day event honoring Celtic heritage in our area. The festival is an array of different events at many different venues featuring unique sports, incredible music, great foods and interactive as well as interesting exhibitions.  The event is one of a kind in the midlands.   Nearly 85,000 patrons have attended Tartan Day South events  since 2011, the growth has been phenomenal in just 9 short years.   Come join us in celebrating the contributions of Scottish and Irish Americans and the culture they love that brings such great fun for all ages right here at home!

Thursday, April 2, 2020    7:00 pm

“Tartan Day South Kickoff Party”

The British Bulldog Pub

1220 Bower Pkwy, Columbia, SC 29212

Friday April 3rd 2020      

“Celtic Concert” 

An Evening of Music and Exhibitions

Icehouse Amphitheater      107 W Main St. • Lexington, SC 29072

Adult Tickets $10.00 12 and under are Free

Parking $5.00 Adult Tickets $15.00 12 and under are Free

Gates Open at 8:30 am

Highland Athletics,   Traditional Dancing,   World Class Celtic Music,   Pipe Bands,  Sheep Dog Herding,  Birds of Prey,  Traditional Food & Drink,   Classic British Car Show,   Celtic Clans & Societies,   Archery,  Swordplay, Aerial Artist,   Medieval Encampments,    Celtic Marketplace,   Kids Rides & Play Area,   “Wee Games”


Heritage Tent


 Genealogy,  History and Tartan Presentations


Drumsmoke   7:00 pm

“A closing of the evening Drum Circle”

Speedway Campground

Sunday April 5, 2020  11:00 am

“Kirkin’ of the Tartans on the River”  followed by  “The Ruff Water Regatta”

Riverwalk Amphitheater Park

Corner of Meeting Street & Alexander Road, West Columbia