Welcome to the NMCA page! Here you will find registration for Highland Games here in New Mexico. 


Bernalillo Highland Games

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Athena Park, Bernalillo, NM

Each year in September, NMCA hosts a Highland Games in Bernalillo. In 2017 we had 34 athletes registered for these delightful, 2-day backyard Games. This is a great time for friends and family to come out and enjoy the wonderful Celtic community. Morning snacks and lunch are provided for the athletes, and there is a Ceilidh dinner Saturday night. Tents for family members are welcome "behind the line". Come join us for food, friends, family, and fun! This is a paid event for athletes, but a free event for friends and family.

Registration and schedule will be available on the field.


Aztec Highland Games

October 6&7, 2018

Riverside Park, 500 S. Light Plant Rd., Aztec, NM

The Aztec Highland Games in Aztec, NM is a two-day event where you can enjoy music, food, dance, and Celtic Highland Games. Friendly faces and a great local community give these Games a welcoming feel. Please visit their website for registration at 

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RGVCF Highland Games

Balloon Fiesta Park
North Entrance, Albuquerque, NM

The Rio Grande Valley Celtic Festival Highland Games are held on the third weekend of May each year. This is a 2-day Games held during the Celtic Festival. These Games are highly publicized in the Albuquerque area, and we have upwards of 80 athletes join us. This is a paid event for friends and family. Athletes get their wristband and one half-price wristband with registration. All others must be purchased online or at the gate full price.


Edgewood Highland Games Hosted By

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Edgewood Highland Games

October 20, 2018

RGVCF will be hosting a one-day Highland Games in Edgewood, NM. We will have local food and merchandise vendors as well as bagpipes and local musicians. Stay till the end and enjoy a locally hosted bonfire!!

More information will be coming soon!