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 Highland Games for Kids (NEW)
 
On Saturday and Sunday
Together with our regular Highland Games on Sunday, this year we will also have Highland Games for Children for the first time.
Tossing the caber, weights for hights, nothing is too crazy for our kids!
So, defitinely remember to stop by our Kid’s corner!

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Birds of prey - demonstration 
On Saturday and Sunday you can enjoy another spectaculair display of force from our birds of prey.
The birds will skimm your skulls and show you their best flying skills.
Andy Vergalle and his team will please you with their bird trivia & insights.
You don’t want to miss this!
http://www.valkerij-neverland.be/

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Clan McCohn & Svartir Ulfarnir 
Also this year the candid knights and Vikings from Clan Mc Cohn and Svartir Ulfarnir will camp out on the Alden Biesen grounds!
These “Black Wolves” give it their all in real-life demo’s and workshops in their encampment.
Definitely worth a visit!

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Royal Concert Band Beverst: “Ons Verlangen”
On Sunday, the Concert Band from Beverst will put their best fut forward in a performance you don’t want to miss!
http://www.harmonie-onsverlangen.be

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Make-up artists
Would you like to be a princess? Or a cool pirate?
Flowers on your cheeks? Or rather Darth Vader?
Nothing is too wild for our make-up artists!
Both on Saturday and Sunday, multiple make-up artists will be there for you.

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Sheep herding
On Saturday & Sunday, there will be a sheep herding competition for you to enjoy.
You can witness these skilled dogs (and their commanders) at work on the grounds behind the dance tent.
Come and watch and be amazed by these talented dogs!

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Archery – Guild from Overrepen
On Satuday and Sunday.
Would you like to learn how to handle a bow and arrow? Or do you just want to give it a try? The national Guild from Overrepen will be here again! Both young and old can give it a try to hit the target.
http://www.boogschietenoverrepen.be/

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Kinderpret
On Saturday and Sunday 
Child-sized theatre!
Custom atmosphere and dance music intertwined with modern poetry.
Do come and take a whiff!
http://www.kinder-pret.be/
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Ludo’s animation
On Saturday and Sunday
Also this year again, Ludo will provide our bouncy castles.
For the little and not so little ones.
Bouncing fun assured!
https://www.ludosanimatie.be/

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Living Statue
Entertainment to dwell on – or not? On Saturdy and Sunday a living statue will grace our festival with its presence. But which one will it be? That remains a secret....
Come check it out!
www.levendstandbeeld.be/
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Flandrach
Fancy a dance workshop? Flandrach will present a mixture of Irish and Scottish Highland Dancing on Sunday.
Dance enthusiasts will definitely be able to enjoy themselves here!
www.flandrach.be
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Music Show Scotland
A section of Music Show Scotland will grace our event with their presence!
The band will perform in the Dance Tent on Sunday.
 
Music Show Scotland has been touring all of Europe to capture the hearts of thousands of visitiors with their spectacular programme.
Come and see for yourself and let yourself be moved!
 
www.musicshowscotland.nl
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Ron Jaluai
On Saturday night Ron Jaluai will bring a new spectacular act!
Let these talented gentlemen surprise you!
One tip:

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Tribal Sisters
On Sunday, you will be able to enjoy the spectacular bellydancing moves of Paula and her team again.
Shake it, shake it, baby!

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Euregio working test for Retrievers (NEW)
On Saturday you can go to the English Park to enjoy a working test for Retrievers.
This working test, organised by the Hasseltse Hondenschool (Dog Training school from Hasselt), is a fetch competition for Retrievers, based on a real hunting situation. The international participants will have to compete in 5 different tests and will be judged by an official jury. 
Furthermore, you will be able to enjoy a demo from some of the younger members.
What is learned in the cradle, is carried to the tomb!
http://www.hondenschool.be/service/jachtretrievers/ 
 
 
Blacksmith (NEW)
Fire, hammer, pliers and anvil....none of these hold any secrets for Erik Bartels.
If you have never seen a real blacksmith at work, come and have a look on Saturday & Sunday.
You will be able to admire the beautiful creations by Erik and spiced with his free and passionate insights.
 
Schots & Scheef (NEW)
A piper who plays Scottish pipe tunes and a djembe player adding crazy beats, it’s piping hot!
Worth a visit on Sunday!
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