The Kamloops Highland Games Society puts on a traditional Scottish festival every year the second weekend in July. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. There is competitive bagpiping, drumming, dancing and heavy events as well as children's events, group pipe bands and scotch tasting.

The Robbie Burns dinner held every year in January is to celebrate famous Scotsman and poet Robbie Burns. The evening involves traditional Scottish music, dancing, and festive meal and includes a DJ for dance.