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2017 Tartan Day Festival   Leave a comment

A beautiful day for a festival, we performed at the Point Cadet park in Biloxi. Afterwards we enjoyed a beach ceilidh!

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Photo by Magical Imagery

Beach Ceilidh!

 

 

 

Posted April 1, 2017 by pcspipeband in News

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2016 Christmas Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our annual Christmas Ceilidh was a blast! We played Pirate Piper/Dirty Drummer, had snacks, and played Pie Face!

Posted December 9, 2016 by pcspipeband in News

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2016 Costume Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our annual Costume Ceilidh at Laser Mania!

Our annual Costume Ceilidh at Laser Mania!

Big Hero 6's Honey Lemon and Abby from NCIS

Big Hero 6’s Honey Lemon and Abby from NCIS

Animal from The Muppets

Animal from The Muppets

Ghostbusters (using bagpipes as their proton blasters) with the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man

Ghostbusters (using bagpipes as their proton blasters) with the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man

Ron Weasley and USM Fan

Ron Weasley and USM Fan

A tenor mallet and USM fan

A tenor mallet and USM fan

Friends included Dr. Who, a smores, Monster High girl, and a Starbucks coffee

Friends included Dr. Who, a smores, Harley Quinn, and a Starbucks coffee

Food, laser tag, and friends!

Food, laser tag, and friends!

Thanks to Laser Mania!

 

Posted October 29, 2016 by pcspipeband in News, Uncategorized

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2015 LARF   Leave a comment

This was our first year to perform at the Louisiana Renaissance Festival in Hammond Louisiana. We had a blast!

We even played for Her Majesty “The Queen”!

Posted November 21, 2015 by pcspipeband in News

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2015 Costume Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our annual costume ceilidh at Laser Mania! Participants were instructed to create a costume that incorporated their instrument.

Winners!

Posted October 31, 2015 by pcspipeband in News

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Ultimate Ceilidh: Vacation 2015   Leave a comment

As a reward for a year’s worth of service in the band, we take a vacation and have a blast!

Posted June 5, 2015 by pcspipeband in News

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2014 Christmas Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our second annual Christmas Ceilidh was in full swing! We started with snacks, rhythm cups…

Rhythm cups!

…and karoke!

Ian sings the hits!

Zachary went first, he chose the big box!

Inside: goofy glasses and the worlds smallest walkie-talkies!

Lydia went next..

.. and got a fart gun! (I wonder who brought that?)

Ian went next…

… and got a LED baby bath toy! A great gag gift!

Emily got a Potato Express!

Hayden got a Monopoly game!

Emma opened some brain teasers and laser blasters!

Della went next…

.. and opened a magnetic dart board!

Keighly got a whole bag of goodies!

Ashley Brook got a gift certificate to McDonalds!

Stylin’ and Profilin’!

Everyone had lots of fun

Posted December 12, 2014 by pcspipeband in News

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2014 Costume Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our second annual Costume Ceilidh was lots of fun! Hosted at Laser Mania, we ate pizza, had a costume contest, and played laser tag!

Pizza!

Participants were given the instructions to create a costume incorporating their instrument.

The costume entries

Ian was a kraken attacking a ship (with sails on the drones)

Della was a red dalek from Dr. Who (with drum mallet/stick probes)

Keighly was Link holding four-swords in a stone (from Legend of Zelda)

Ashley was Michelangelo from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Emily was an alien with tenor mallets as antenna (and a UFO with aliens she made herself!)

Fifth place winner prize: glow in the dark poop!

It really glows!

Fourth place winner: funny animated moustache and eyebrows glasses!

… and a laser pointer!

Third place winner: poo-dough! (with yellow dough for corn and peanuts)

Second place winner: a Bacon Bowl!

First place winner: a Fart piano!

Ian serenades us!

Laser tag winner of the day: Ashley!

Everyone had a great time, our sincere thanks to Laser Mania!

Posted October 25, 2014 by pcspipeband in News

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2013 Christmas Ceilidh   Leave a comment

To wind up the year we decided on having a Christmas Ceilidh where we played “Dirty Drummer/Pirate Piper”! Rules were given where everyone would have the chance to either open a new gift or “steal” an already open gift.

Mystery gifts galore!

Holiday treats!

Rousing party revelry

Party snacks!

Various gifts were opened, including:
A Nutcracker

CASH!

Moustache glasses!

Drinking Straw glasses!

A beard of candy!

Wiper Glasses!

Everyone left with a gift

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Photos by Tracie Thompson and Janet Beall

Posted December 13, 2013 by pcspipeband in News

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Costume Ceilidh   Leave a comment

Our first annual Costume Ceilidh! The instructions were to create a costume that incorporates your instrument. Here were the entries:

Mr. Beall was a Gorilla Piper playing Banana Pipes


Max was a Zombie Piper


Ian was “Spider-Piper” (with a spider as a bagpipe)


Ashley was


Emily was a tenor drumming Minecraft Creeper (with mallets and drum, but she ran out of printer ink!)


Della was an “Old Lady”


Katie was


Ben was


Non-judged costume: “Mysterious Un-named USM Fan”


After self judging, winners were selected


Third place: Three Moustaches!


Second Place: Two No.2 Pencils! (Get it? No.2!)


First Place: LED Shutter Glasses!


Afterwards we played Laser Tag!


We also played in the aracade


Everyone had fun!

Our thanks to Laser Mania for hosting our costume ceilidh!

Posted October 26, 2013 by pcspipeband in News

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