Chieftains Cherokee & Celtic Festival

Date(s) – Jun 25 2011
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Many Cherokees married people of Irish, Scottish or Welsh blood. Join us as we celebrate these cultures.

Highland Games – watch modern-day warriors as they compete in games of strength Any local athletes that would like to sign up for the Highland Games, please contact Rob Hatch of New World Celts of Chattanooga, who will be hosting the Chieftains games.  His email address

Wear a Kilt and get in for FREE!

Celtic music including Sam & Janet Baltzer’s band “Ceilidh”.

Cherokee Dancers, Angelina & Jonathan Jumper

Storytelling by Robin Jumper and area storytellers.

Bonnie knees and Bony Knees contest.

Demonstrations of Old skills. Vendors selling Celtic & Cherokee inspired art.

Food Vendors, Activities for the kids, Educational Programs

Admission: Adults-$5.00, Children 12 & under-$3.00. Discount for Museum Members.

Sponsored by Rome Convention & Visitors Bureau and Watters & Associates Landscaping.


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