St. Andrew's Society of Detroit Annual Highland Games Consider our Kilgour Centre Banquet Hall for your next Event For Information on our Upcoming Events: Upcoming Events & Tickets Sales Founded in the year 1849, St. Andrew’s Society of Detroit is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and is the oldest benevolent organization in the State of Michigan. Our mission is to provide assistance to fellow Scots and to encourage the love of Scotland through its history, customs, music, literature and national games. Key Values October 2019 New Members Membership Cultural Life The Highland Fling Newsletter Charles Low Memorial Library Our 170th Highland Games were held at Historic Greenmead in Livonia Michigan, on Saturday August 3rd with a Ceilidh on Friday evening, August 2nd 2019 Highland Games The Kilgour Scottish Centre is located in Troy, Michigan and is available for rentals to the public for your special event. Kilgour Scottish Centre Traditional Yearly Events Burns’ Night celebrates Robert Burns’ Birthday and is held in January. Tartan Day is celebrated with a Cèilidh and is held in April. Highland Games are held on the first Saturday in August, with a traditional Ceilidh on Friday night. St. Andrew’s Day is celebrated in November or December with a St. Andrew’s Day Ball.