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Carrick Lowland Gathering - Pipe Bands


Pipe Bands at the Carrick Lowland Gathering

The pipe bands competition is organised by the Ayrshire Dumfries and Galloway branch of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association.

The contest is run under Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association (RSPBA) and Local Rules in conjunction with the RSPBA Ayrshire, Dumfries & Galloway Branch. The contest commences at 1:00pm. Bands March past and presentation of prizes 4:30pm


  • Open grade - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • Grade 3 - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • Grade 4 - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th


  • Best novice band
  • Best juvenile band
  • Adult marching and discipline
  • Juvenile marching and discipline
  • Adult drum majors' contest - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • Juvenile drum majors' contest - 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th

Ayrshire Dumfries & Galloway Championship

  • Open grade
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Best Juvenile
  • Adult Drum Major
  • Juvenile drum major


Entry form to follow

The Ayrshire Dumfries and Galloway branch

A branch of the RSPBA with seven contests a year including an indoor pipe bands competition.

For more information visit their Facebook page

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