General Information

Venue – This is an outdoor event. Natural shade is provided by trees on the east side of the grounds, but the majority of the grounds do not have shade. Portable and indoor washrooms are available.

Pets –  Service dogs are welcome.  Although we encourage our visitors to leave pets at home, we can allow pets on the grounds, if necessary. All pets must be on leash or otherwise restrained, and under control at all times. Stoop and scoop is mandatory.

Overnight Accommodation – There is excellent accommodation in the Oxford County area. Two suggestions to start: Check the “Where to Stay” section of the Tourism Oxford website or visit the Oxford County Bed & Breakfast Association.

Please Note –  still photos and video including images of competitors and visitors are being shot on the grounds for the purpose of promoting the Embro Highland Games through print and electronic media.

Lost and Found –  If you think you may have lost an article at the Games, please call 519-475-6163.

Other Things To Do – Embro is nestled in some of the finest agricultural land in Canada. Drive north of Embro through Zorra Township to enjoy rolling hills, extensive dairy and other farms, and varying scenery. Look for treasures at garage sales held throughout Embro on July 1. Extend your stay and further explore Oxford County or visit Stratford, just a short drive north of Embro.