Scope Plaza, Norfolk

Virginia International Tattoo American Pipe Band Championship

Saturday 12:00 PM

April 20, 2024


Saturday, April 20, 2024 12:00 PM


Scope Plaza, Norfolk


Free and Open to the Public

Run Time

Noon-5PM; Massed Bands and Awards 6PM

This traditional Scottish contest features the largest gathering of the best pipe bands in the Eastern United States adjudicated by an international panel of judges. The event concludes with an exciting massed band performance and awards ceremony.

An internationally acclaimed panel of adjudicators will be judging the Grade Two and Grade Three bands. There will also be the ever popular “winner takes all” drum fanfare competition.

The event will conclude with a spectacular massed bands performance before the results are announced.

Bands will compete from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Scope Plaza. Award presentation and massed band performance begins at 6:00 PM. Vendors will be on-site with a variety of food and drink.