The Wichita Caledonian Pipes & Drums performing in the Pipe Band Competition at the Mcpherson Scottish Festival Saturday afternoon.

Matt Thompson throws the weight up and over the bar in Highland Athletic Competition at the McPherson Scottish Festival. The weight over bar is a strength competiton where the bar keeps being raised and the competitors see if they can toss the lead weight up and over the bar.

Heather Moran creates a candle at the McPherson Scottish Festival Saturday. She was making the candle as a remembrance of her husband who passed away. "He would have loved this" she said.

Nathan McCormack throws the caber in the Highland Athletic Competition Saturday at the McPherson Scottish Festival. The objective of the caber toss is to throw the caber so that it flips and lands with the top end nearest to the thrower and the bottom end farthest.

John Burchill plays the babpipes as part of the City of McPherson Pipe Band during the Pipe Band Competition at the McPherson Scottish Festival Saturday.