Frequently Asked Questions
What is Scottish
Ramble is a Scottish festival held at and sponsored by Landmark Center in
St. Paul, Minnesota.
For over 25 years it has included music, dance, food, vendors and cultural information about Scotland
and those of
I want to hear
pipes, will there be bagpipes?
Yes! Scottish Ramble features bagpipes as part
of the entertainment.
Pipe bands typically play on both at the beginning and the end of the day!
Will there be
Yes! Minnesota Scottish Celtic Dance Association will perform.
Scottish food? Don't
tell me haggis, right?
For those who love it, we're very sorry, but Scottish Ramble
will not feature haggis this year.
Other Scottish savory items including bridies, meat
shortbread will be available to purchase.
MacEwan’s Ale and your choice of many single malt Scotch
whiskies will be offered from the Pub in the Cortile. Non-Alcoholic beverages will
also be available.
I heard there are
Cultural Presentations, what are they?
Center gives Scottish Ramble the unique opportunity to offer presentations
upstairs in the Courtrooms of 3rd
and 4th floor on Scottish
topics. These topics change a bit each year. Past
topics have included The Book of Kells, the Scottish Independence Movement and
wardrobe of Mary Queen of Scots.
Please visit the Schedule page to see what other topics are being offered this
Are there children's
Ramble is a family friendly event and we're adding activities for families and
kids all the time.
Scottish Ramble was featured on WCCO
TV in both 2009 and 2010!