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Scottish fest at Old Westbury Gardens

Arthur J. Lange in traditional Scottish dress at

Arthur J. Lange in traditional Scottish dress at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012) Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

The annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games, held at Old Westbury Gardens in Old Westbury, celebrates traditional culture with specialties such as haggis and those stirring bagpipe tunes. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Jesse Ofgang, of the New York City-based Celtic
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Jesse Ofgang, of the New York City-based Celtic rock band MacTalla Mor, breaks into a bagpipe solo at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Major Bob Small of Mineola stands in formation
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Major Bob Small of Mineola stands in formation at the formal welcome of the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Members of the Northport Pipe and Drums band
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Members of the Northport Pipe and Drums band march at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Scotty Watson, a drummer in the Northport Pipe
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Scotty Watson, a drummer in the Northport Pipe and Drums band marches at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

David Cardoza, of Massapequa, tries his hand at
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

David Cardoza, of Massapequa, tries his hand at the caber toss, a feat of strength, at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Arthur J. Lange in traditional Scottish dress at
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Arthur J. Lange in traditional Scottish dress at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Timothy Barrett, of Long Beach, marches with the
Photo Credit: Johnny Simon

Timothy Barrett, of Long Beach, marches with the Gordon Highlanders pipe band at the annual Long Island Scottish Festival and Highland Games at Old Westbury Gardens. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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