Clan Donald Society of the Highlands and Islands

Comann Chlann Dòmhnaill na Gàidhealtachd ìs nan Eilean

Mission Statement

To create a focus for people who belong to Scotland’s largest clan, which includes Macdonalds of Sleat, Clanranald, and Glencoe and MacDonalds/MacDonells of Glengarry, Keppoch and Antrim.

Recent changes to the web site can be found here.

Enquiries about any of the events below should be directed to the Secretary at

Forthcoming Events 2014

Saturday 19 April 11 a.m. Commemoration of the Battle of Culloden with lunch afterwards at Drummosie Hotel (booking essential), arranged by Lois MacDonell of Glengarry. A printable flier can be displayed from this page.

Monday 12 May - Society's  AGM will take place in the Dunbar Centre, 86 Church street, Inverness IV1 1EP. There will be entertainment after the AGM including recitations and singing.

23 - 30 June Chief's Tour - contact Peggy Ruetz at See also

27 June Pipefest Stirling 2014. Click here for further details.

28 - 30 June Commemorating the 700th Anniversary of Bannockburn.

15 - 30 July Howling Events ‘An Tilleadh 2014’ - this includes the Arisaig Highland Games and Clan Donald gathering on 30 July.

19 July Inverness Highland Games

30 July Arisaig Highland Games and Clan Donald Gathering.

Saturday 16 August - Glenfinnan Highland Games

Friday 12, Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 September Homecoming Inverness Highland Gathering, to include march through the City.

18 October Lowering of the Canadian flag at the memorial cairn to Sir John A Macdonald, Rogart, Sutherland. 2.30 p.m.

6 December Annual Ceilidh in Munlochy Hall, Ross-shire. Entertainment, Dancing, Piping, Raffle, light refreshments, BYOB 7.30 p.m.

An interesting collection of photographs is available on the Facebook page.

Enquiries about the web site should be directed to the Secretary at