CCA Events

Haggis Contest


The person that eats one (1) pound of haggis the fastest wins.


Pour the Perfect Pint


The Guinness Pour the Perfect Pint demo is back


  • Pants Are Evil! Break out the kilt.

  • Celtic Classic Parade - Saturday, Sept. 26th, 2015

  • Amazing crowds in Downtown Bethlehem

  • The finest Free Celtic Music on the east coast

Who is the Celtic Cultural Alliance?

Since 1998 Celtic cultural Alliance (CCA) has been hosting the Celtic classic Highland Games and Festival in Bethlehem each September. This internationally known celebration of all things Celtic has been the foundation upon which CCA has been built.

Building on this rich history, CCA has continued to expand it's presence in Bethlehem and beyond. With educational programming presented throughout the year, both for school age audiences and adult groups, CCA has continued to further its goal of preserving and promoting Celtic culture. MORE INFO >


Celtic Cultural Alliance Calendar

Event Date: July 1, 2015
Genealogy Programs

The Celtic Cultural Alliance is presenting a series dedicated to genealogy. This series expands upon the lecture held last year, including introductory tips to more advanced concepts.

CCA Membership

Become a member of the CCA and receive member tent access, preferred viewing of Highland Field and much much more....


Our Supporters

Thank you to all the companies who help to make our events possible. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a supporter.


Festival Information

Our festival features six stages of continuous entertainment. Looking for information on parking, ATM's, beverage.


Celtic Classic Sponsors

Celtic Classic Information

Festival Information

Celtic Classic Highland Games and Festival
532 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Festival Dates

September 25, 26, 27 - 2015
Festival Hours: Fri. 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat. 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 9:30 am - 6:00 pm