Local Community Information: The Capital District Celtic Cultural Association, Inc. was founded in 1998. Their goal is to establish a central location for education, performance, athletics, and other cultural activities.
Performance: Braemar Highland Dancers – performing traditional Scottish dances. Founded in 1962 by Jeannie Jardine Brauns, the Braemar Highland Dancers are the oldest certified school in New York. The school is currently under the direction of Shana Weir. Lessons are held in Albany, NY. With year round preparation for competitions, performances, and annual SDTA Medal Test exams, our school also values our family-like atmosphere with various social events. Please visit our facebook page @ Braemar Highland Dancers. Foods: Traditional Scottish Shortbread and other treats made fresh at the Capital District Celtic Cultural association Hall Craft table: Celtic crafts and treasures hosted by the Braemar Highland Dancers. Miss Festival Candidate: Madeline Illenberg
Celtic treasures provided by Irish American Heritage Museum