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The Scottish clan system is a unique and fascinating aspect of Scottish culture. While the system has changed over the centuries, with many of the old clans no longer in existence, it still plays an important role in Scottish life. Whether you are a member of a Scottish clan or simply interested in Scottish history and culture, learning about the clan system is a great way to deepen your understanding of this fascinating country.




Clan attendance in 2022 included:

Clan Buchanan, Clan Chisholm, Clan Cian, Clan Claus Society, Clan Cumming/Comyn, Clan Currie, Clan Irwin, Clan Kennedy Society of N.A., Clan Lamont, Clan Mackintosh, Clan MacLachlan, Clan MacLaren, Clan MacLea (Livingstone) Society, Clan Macleans of Duarte Castle, Murray Clan Society, Scottish Border Clans, Clan Thompson, Ulster-Scots of Colorado

CLAN SPONSORS: Clan Blair, Family of Bruce, Clan Cameron, Clan Campbell, Clan Cochrane, Clan Crawford, Clan Donald, Clan Donnachaidh, Clan Douglas, Clan Erskine, Clan Fraser, Clan Keith, Clan Maxwell, Clan Ramsay, Clan Sutherland

CLAN PATRONS: Clan Armstrong, Clan Carmichael, Clan Hay Society, Clan MacKay, Clan MacLeod, Clan McAllister, Clan Scott

Any questions? Please contact Larry Hay at:

Larry Hay has organized the many Scottish clans who attend the Colorado Scottish Festival for more than 15 years

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