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Prairie Pipe Band
Association of Manitoba

Serving the Piping and Drumming Community in Manitoba

PPBAM News

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April 23 2019

Prairie Pipe Band Association of Manitoba is pleased to announce the winners of two youth piping and drumming scholarships. Congratulations to Connor Lantz and Reid Kyrzyk! Both are members of Lord Selkirk RFM Pipe Band, and plan to attend Sound Advice in Regina, SK this summer.

Congratulations to everyone who applied. The high quality of the applicants made this a very difficult decision. PPBAM looks forward to providing many more scholarships for developing young pipers and drummers in the years to come.

Upcoming Events

June 22,23 2019 Manitoba Highland Gathering The Manitoba Highland Gathering is a non-profit, volunteer (youth-senior) supported, family fun filled, community designated over 50 years old event which strives to preserve, promote, nurture, educate and share about our wonderful, colourful Scottish Culture and Heritage, arts, sports and agriculture. Come on out and be fascinated by the Highland Dance Competition, admire the strength of our Highland Games athletes, enjoy the Bagpipes and drums bands marching around, visit the petting zoo, go shopping at the Scottish Market, sample original Scottish food, watch the shearing and sheep dog demonstrations, try Scottish dancing and line dancing, listen to Celtic tunes, visit the life enactment groups and time travel to the Vikings, the Jacobites, the Medieval Ages, ... and so much more!

Solo and Pipe band competition registrations now available at:

Solo Entry Form
Band Entry Form

Click here for an event poster. There will also be a Clan Sinclair event for clan members to meet the hereditary Clan Chieftain of Clan Sinclair, the Right Honourable Malcolm Ian Sinclair P.C., 20th Earl of Caithness. Click here for more info.
September 8 2019The Graham Bremner Memorial Golf Tournament The purpose of this golf tournament is to remember our friend Graham, to foster camaraderie within the Pipe Band Community, to raise money for youth piping and drumming scholarships, and to keep in touch over the summer months, as if parading wasen't enough! Come join us on Sept 8 for a shotgun start at 12:30 at Inwood Golf and Country Club. For more details click here.