Join us for the 30th Annual Celtic Classic Highland Games & Festival September 22 – 24, 2017

CCA Events

Make 700 new friends at the Celtic Classic! 

Sign up now to become a volunteer at the 2017 Celtic Classic. 


Enter in our Shortbread Contest at the 2017 Celtic Classic

You are invited to bring your favorite family traditional recipe.


  • Looking forward to the 30th Celtic Classic!

  • 700 New Friends Waiting to Meet You!

  • The finest Free Celtic Music for over 29 years!

Who is the Celtic Cultural Alliance?

Since 1988 Celtic cultural Alliance (CCA) has been hosting the Celtic classic Highland Games and Festival in Bethlehem each September. This internationally known celebration of all things Celtic has been the foundation upon which CCA has been built.

Building on this rich history, CCA has continued to expand it's presence in Bethlehem and beyond. With educational programming presented throughout the year, both for school age audiences and adult groups, CCA has continued to further its goal of preserving and promoting Celtic culture. MORE INFO >


Celtic Cultural Alliance Calendar

Event Date: February 16, 2017
2017 Celtic Reading Group

Introducing the Celtic Reading Group for 2017! Meets every third Thursday. 

CCA Membership

Become a member of the CCA and receive member tent access, preferred viewing of Highland Field and much much more....


Our Supporters

Thank you to all the companies who help to make our events possible. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a supporter.


Festival Information

Our festival features six stages of continuous entertainment. Looking for information on parking, ATM's, beverage.


Celtic Classic Sponsors

Celtic Classic Information

Festival Information

Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival
532 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Festival Dates

September 22, 23, 24 - 2017
Festival Hours: Fri. 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat. 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 9:30 am - 7:00 pm