Piping, Drumming & Band Competitions

Band Competition


Stone Mountain Highland Games is proud to offer the very best in Pipe Band, Solo Piping, and Solo Drumming contests. Some of the best pipers and drummers in the world make their way to Georgia every year to compete at Stone Mountain.

Our Open Solo Piping competition will occur at the Host Hotel in Norcross Georgia on Friday night, October 18th starting at 6:00 pm.

Solo Piping and Solo Drumming contests for all other grades will occur at Stone Mountain Park on Saturday morning, October 19th beginning at 8:00 am.

Band competitions for Grades 3, 4, 5, and Public Performance Bands will take place on Saturday afternoon, October 19th starting at approximately 1 pm.

Band and Solo registration can be completed online this year by clicking one of the links below. Each participant from a competing Band must also submit an online waiver form, which is also available at the link below. Please follow the instructions on the forms, and contact us with any questions at the email below.

The deadline for registering is September 14, 2024.

We will update this page and social media pages for more details and information about the specific piping events and schedules as this information develops. Be sure to check back here!

Use the buttons below to download the 2024 Band & Solo competition entry forms.



For more information, contact us at SMHG Piping




Our 2024 Corporate Sponsors


Eagle Rock Distributing
Royal Scottish Country Dance Society - Atlanta Branch
Dillons Restaurant
Scottish Heritage USA
Second Chance Landscape


The Bubbling Creek Co.
J. Martinez & Company
Cooper Lake Automotive



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