Festival Information, Purchases, and Special Mentions

The Tucson Celtic Festival and Highland Games has many options and events to entertain the whole family. We will post the Event Flyer, Entertainment Schedule and Highland Game Schedules shortly. In the meantime, below is general information and resources to assist you in making the most of the festival. If you extend your stay Visit Tucson can help you plan your extended stay itinerary.





Festival Ticket Prices

Tickets Available at the Festival Online starting August 15th & at the Gate**

Festival Open Hours and Admission:
·        Viking Night! Concert + 2-day General Admission: $50 That's an $11 Savings!
·        Full Two-Day (Saturday and Sunday) General Admission: $35 That's a $6 Savings!
Nov. 4: Friday Viking Night! Concert, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
·        General (ages 16 and older): $20
·        Seniors (ages 60+), Military, and Students*: $15
·        Children (ages 15 and younger): $5
Nov. 5, Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
·        General (ages 16 and older): $23
·        Seniors (ages 60+), Military, and Students*: $20
·        Children (ages 6 to 15): $6
·        Wee Ones (ages 5 and younger): Free!
Nov. 6, Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
·        General (ages 16 and older): $18
·        Seniors (ages 60+), Military, and Students*: $15
·        Children (ages 6 to 15): $6
·        Wee Ones (ages 5 and younger): Free!


*Must show valid ID at the gate.

**Tickets purchased at the gate will have an additional $3 convenience fee per ticket. 

Get your Viking Night! Concert Tickets here

Get your 2022 Tucson Celtic Festival & Scottish Highland Gamess here





Please Note

We apologize for the inconvenience, however pets are NOT allowed at the festival, only ADA recognized Service Animals. FIREARMS ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THE FESTIVAL, Pursuant To A.R.S. Section 4-229


Location & Directions

Rillito Raceway Park
4502 N. First Ave
Tucson , AZ 85718

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Directions From I-10:

Take Exit 250 At Orange Grove Rd East To First Ave. Turn Right (South) And Continue Past River Rd Where You Will See Signs For The General Public. Festival Entrance On The East(Left) Side Of The Street.


Athletes, Clans, Performers, and Vendors Entrance:

Travel From I-10 As Noted Above. At River Rd Turn Left (East) To The Clan/Vendor Entrance Signs On Your Right (South) Side Of The Street On Rillito Downs Rd. If You Reach Via Entrada, You Have Gone Too Far.



There is expanded free parking at the festival this year, but we encourage you to take Uber, or Lyft to Rillito Racetrack Park.


Handicap Accessibility

The Rillito Raceway Park is handicap accessible. Handicap parking is located directly across from the entry gate in the main parking lot and is clearly marked. Be aware that parts of the Festival site have uneven surfaces from cement to grass. Personal Motorized Chairs and Service Animals are permitted. If you have specific concerns, please contact us and we will do our best to be helpful.