The annual Bitterroot Scottish Irish Festival will take over the Daly Mansion grounds again this weekend - August 24-August 25.

The events this year will include Highland games, Irish and Highland dancing, pipe and drum competition, over 30 vendors and a number of clan gatherings, including the 2013 Honored Clan - Clan McDonald.

There will be parking at the nearby Hamilton High School parking lot, with buses shuttling back and forth to the mansion on the East Side Highway. Tickets are $13 Saturday and $10 Sunday for adults, $7 for children under 15 both days. Age five and under are free.

A special discounted price for active duty military (with I.D.) - $10 Saturday and $8 Sunday.