Welcome to Near And Far Scottish LLC

Charlotte, North Carolina 

We're Your Local Scottish Retail Shop In The Southeast!!

We invite you to browse through our on-line store and shop with confidence. Your shopping cart will be active until you leave the store. Thank you for visiting. Check back soon for new product updates. Although your order will typically ship within 24 hours, in some cases, such as large orders or if we are out of stock on an item, please allow 3 weeks delivery for your order to ship.  Please see our Terms and Conditions at the bottom of this page.

OUR STORE RELOCATED effective February 1, 2017.  WE ARE OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please email your request for an appointment.

PHONE - 704-545-9166

EMAIL - nearandfarscottish@gmail.com

In addition to the items shown on our website, we offer many other GIFT ITEMS in our retail store, featuring Heather Gems, St. Justin, and Toucan of Scotland Jewelry, Sgian Dubhs, Quaichs, Pewter Tankards, Flasks and more. We provide complete outfitting of Scottish clothing items such as CUSTOM KILTS FROM SCOTLAND, Tartan Ties, Sashes, and Scarves, as well as Highland Shirts, Balmorals, Glengarries, Ghillie Brogues (A Few In Stock or Special Order), Kilt Hose, Flashes, Belts, Buckles, and Sporrans. We are also an Authorized Distributor in North Carolina for Sport Kilt - Casual Polyester Kilts Made In The USA.  We do not sell "Acrylic Wool" Kilts that are not made in Scotland or the United States.

In our store, we also stock IMPORTED SCOTTISH FOODS, such as IRN-BRU, the National Soft Drink of Scotland.  Other food items are Mackies Potato Crisps; Caledonian Kitchen Haggis; Mrs. Bridges Marmalades, Chutneys, and Sauces; Gardiner's Fudges and Toffees, as well as a variety of other Whisky Marmalades and Mustards.  Throughout the year we offer seasonal and holiday themed food items too!

We also offer a line of Embroidered Clan Crest Golf Shirts representing approximately 110 clans and are embroidered in the USA.  Ask about your clan shirts today!  Discounts offered for volume orders.

  

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

STORE RELOCATION - NEW WAREHOUSE SPACE

WE HAVE RELOCATED OUR SHOP TO A BIGGER SPACE WITH A SHOWROOM, OFFICE, AND WAREHOUSE LOCATED AT 1113-B TECHNOLOGY DRIVE, INDIAN TRAIL, NC. EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 2017.  WE DO NOT RECEIVE MAIL AT THIS LOCATION. PLEASE DO NOT MAIL TO THIS ADDRESS.

STORE HOURS

THE STORE WILL BE OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY DUE TO EXTENSIVE TRAVEL.  PLEASE CALL AND LEAVE A MESSAGE OR EMAIL FOR AN APPOINTMENT.  WE WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE FOR APPOINTMENTS WHEN TRAVELING.


 

2017 EVENTS CALENDAR:

January 1, 2017- Come join the fun and festivities at FIRST FOOTIN', a Scottish Hogmanay New Year's Celebration, at RURAL HILL FARM, Huntersville, NC. This year there will be a Ribbon Cutting and Dedication of the new Cultural Center. Come early for the perimeter trail hike and stay for the dedication ceremony and enjoy some warm "Stone Soup" afterwards. For details, please see the following link: http://www.ruralhill.net/FirstFootin.asp. We look forward to seeing you there!

January 6-9, 2017 - FLORIDA KEYS CELTIC FESTIVAL, Marathon, Florida.  For more information visit www.celticheritageproductions.com/keys.htm

January 14-15, 2017 - CENTRAL FLORIDA HIGHLAND GAMES AND SCOTTISH FESTIVAL, Winter Springs (Orlando) Florida.

February 10-11, 2017 - FAM JAM - CELTIC FAMILY JAMBOREE - Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, Florida. http://www.celticheritageproductions.com/fj.htm. We will not be vendors at this event.

March 4, 2017 - PANAMA CITY SCOTTISH FESTIVAL AND HIGHLAND GAMES, Panama City Beach, Florida. www.PCScotFestival.com.

March 11-12, 2017 - ST. AUGUSTINE CELTIC MUSIC & HERITAGE FESTIVAL, Francis Field, St. Augustine, Florida. We will be vendors at this event.  For more information visit http://www.celticstaugustine.com/

March 11-12, 2017 - CELTIC HERITAGE FESTIVAL, Latta Plantation, Huntersville, NC. We will be vendors at this event. Please come out to explore our local Scottish heritage, culture, and traditions, through demonstrations, food, and music. Click here for more information: http://lattaplantation.org/latta/index.php?page=events.

March 18, 2017 - CHARLOTTE ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE and FESTIVAL, Downtown Charlotte, NC

March 25, 2017 - MYRTLE BEACH HIGHLAND GAMES AND HERITAGE FESTIVAL, Myrtle Beach, SC www.myrtlebeachhighlandgames.com

April 1, 2017- TARTAN DAY SOUTH, Cayce, SC. This event features music, dance, food, and athletics from our Scots, Irish, Welsh and other Celtic Heritage. For more information please see the following link: http://www.tartandaysouth.com/.

April 8-9, 2017 - 24th ANNUAL LOCH NORMAN HIGHLAND GAMES & RURAL HILL SCOTTISH FESTIVAL, Rural Hill Farm, Huntersville, NC. We will be vendors at this event. Please come join us for our Home Game! For details see: http://www.ruralhillscottishfestivals.net

April 22-23, 2017 - ORMOND BEACH CELTIC FESTIVAL, Rockefeller Gardens, 26 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach, Florida. https://www.ormondbeachcelticfestival.com/

May 6, 2017 - SAVANNAH SCOTTISH GAMES, Bethesda Academy, Savannah, GA. For details see: http://www.savannahscottishgames.com

May 13, 2017 - HISTORIC BETHABARA HIGHLAND GAMES & SCOTTISH FESTIVAL, Winston-Salem, NC at Historic Bethabara Park. We will be vendors at this event. http://www.cityofws.org/Departments/Recreation-Parks/Historic-Bethabara/HBP-Events-Listing/Bethabara-Highland-Games

May 20-21, 2017 - SMOKY MOUNTAIN SCOTTISH FESTIVAL AND GAMES, Maryville, TN. For more information see:  http://www.smokymountaingames.org

May 27, 2017 - GREATER GREENVILLE HIGHLAND GAMES & SCOTTISH FESTIVAL, Greenville, SC at the beautiful campus of Furman University. We will be vendors at this event. For details see: http://www.gallabrae.com/

June 23-24, 2017 - OHIO SCOTTISH GAMES, Lorain County Fairgrounds, Wellington, OH.  We will be vendors at this event.  For more information visit www.ohioscottishgames.com

July 6-9, 2017 - 61st ANNUAL GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN HIGHLAND GAMES, Macrae Meadows, Linville, NC.  We will not be vendors but please come out and enjoy the fun.  For more information about this event, please visit: http://www.gmhg.org/

August 5, 2017 - 168th ANNUAL DETROIT HIGHLAND GAMES, Greenmead Historical Park, Livonia, Michigan.  For more information, please visit http://www.highlandgames.com/

September 2-3, 2017 - VIRGINIA SCOTTISH GAMES, Labor Day Weekend, at The Meadow in The Plains, VA.  For more information visit: www.vascottishgames.org.

September 9, 2017 - MIDDLE TENNESSEE HIGHLAND GAMES, The Hermitage, Nashville, TN. www.midtenngames.com

September 16, 2017 - CHARLESTON SCOTTISH GAMES, Boone Hall, Charleston, SC. Please see:  www.charlestonscots.org

September 30, 2017 - DANDRIDGE SCOTS-IRISH FESTIVAL, Downtown Historic Dandridge, TN. For more information visit: http://www.scots-irish.org/

October 7, 2017 - SCOTLAND COUNTY HIGHLAND GAMES & FESTIVAL, John Blue House, Laurinburg, NC.  For more information visit: http://www.schgnc.org/

October 20-22, 2017 - STONE MOUNTAIN HIGHLAND GAMES, Stone Mountain, GA.  Visit - www.SMHG.org

October 28-29, 2017 - CENTRAL VIRGINIA CELTIC FESTIVAL AND HIGHLAND GAMES, Richmond, Virginia.  www.vacelticfestival.com 

October 28-29, 2017 - CAROLINA CALEDONIAN FESTIVAL, Lu Mil Vineyards, Dublin, NC.  This will be the first year for this new event.  Please mark your calendars and come join us for great fun on this Halloween weekend.  Learn more about the Cape Fear Scots who settled that region in the early formation of North Carolina.  This may be your heritage too.  For more information visit https://www.caledonianfest.com 

November 11, 2017 - CLOVER HIGHLAND GAMES AND SCOTS-IRISH FESTIVAL (Feis Chlobhair) Clover, SC - This event previously held in June each year has been moved to November.  Come out and enjoy the cooler weather and experience heavy athletics, celtic music and other activities.  There will also be a Ceilidh on Friday night.  For more details visit http:www.cloverscottishgames.com 

 

DID YOU KNOW THERE IS A CHAPTER OF THE NEW WORLD CELTS IN CHARLOTTE, NC?  ARE YOU INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE? (NEW WORLD CELTS IS A NON-PROFIT SERVICE ORGANIZATION)

WE INVITE YOU TO VISIT OUR MONTHLY MEETING OF THE LOCAL CHARLOTTE, NC HORNET'S NEXT CHAPTER OF NEW WORLD CELTS INC. THE MEETING IS ON THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH, FROM 6:30-8:30 PM AT SIR EDMUND HALLEY'S PUB, LOCATED AT 4151 PARK ROAD, SUITE A, CHARLOTTE, NC  -  www.halleyspub.com.  COME VISIT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR CHAPTER, OUR MISSION, AND UPCOMING EVENTS.  FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT NEW WORLD CELTS IN GENERAL, PLEASE VISIT WWW.NEWWORLDCELTSINC.ORG AND THEN SEE THE LINK TAB TO CHARLOTTE, NC HORNETS NEST CHAPTER. 

CONTACT NEW WORLD CELTS VIA EMAIL - NCCHARLOTTE@NEWWORLDCELTSINC.ORG. NOTE: THIS IS NOT THE EMAIL ADDRESS FOR NEAR AND FAR SCOTTISH. DO NOT SEND EMAILS INTENDED FOR NEAR AND FAR SCOTTISH TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS!

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 HISTORIC LATTA PLANTATION NEEDS YOUR HELP ! 

Recently the Arts & Science Council withdrew funding for Latta, which represented 50% of their operating budget for the year and threatens the future of this valuable local resource.  Latta Plantation is a living history site, circa mid-1700s to early 1800s, offering educational programs demonstrating the life and times of early settlers in Mecklenburg County.  Please help save this valuable historic site by donating directly to Latta Plantation  For direct donations, visit http://www.lattaplantation.org/fund-drive.  Help keep history alive in Mecklenburg County with your donations and support.  Thank you!!!

 

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