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Hastings Banner Park

5005 Virginia Street, Omaha, NE 68157

April 6, 2019 - 7:00am

As the Spring Fling Pro/Am Highland Games celebrate their 5th year in 2019, the Metro Area Kilted Throwers is also expanding the event to include the Nebraska Celtic Festival. The Spring Fling is the first and only of it's kind in the world - a team competition pairing professional throwers with amateur throwers. Allowing amateur athletes to meet and compete side-by-side with the best in the sport.

Heavy Athletics


Highland Games Heavy Athletics consist of multiple strength events including: Caber Toss, Weight for Height, Hammer Throw, Stone Throw, Weight for Distance, Sheaf Toss. The Spring Fling will include a Pro/Am team competition as well as individual amateur divisions. 


The festival portion of this year's events has been cancelled due to flooding at Haworth Park.