Clan Hay’s Annual Gathering for 2023 will take place between Thursday 3 and Sunday 6 August 2023.

Full details of activities arranged over the long weekend will be confirmed here on or near 1 April 2023.


Thursday 3 August 

Inter-clan croquet with Clans Leask, Burnett, Irvine, Forbes and Gordon, at Crathes Castle, Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Friday 4 August             

Clansmen’s dinner at the Lodge on the Loch, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire.  7.00 pm

Saturday 5 August 

Aboyne Highland Games.  Clan Hay hospitality tent in the Clan Village, from 10.00 am

Option for dinner at the Huntly Arms Hotel, Aboyne, at 7.00 pm.

Sunday 6 August 

Clan Hay lunch at Delgatie Castle, Turriff, Aberdeenshire, the Clan Hay Centre, 12.00 midday

Guided tours of the Old and New Castles of Slains.  Meet at Old Slains, by Collieston, at 4.00 pm, or at Slains Castle, Cruden Bay, at 5.00 pm

Farewell Dinner at the St Olaf Hotel, Cruden Bay, at 7.00 pm.