Tattie Bogle Scarecrow Festival 2012, Carbost, Isle of Skye, Inner Hebrides. Started in 2011, visitors to the festival walk along the "tattie bogle"; (scarecrow) trail, encountering every imaginabl
e variety of straw man along the way. A prize is given to the maker of the best creation and the month-long fest ends with a traditional family Cèilidh a Gaelic term meaning visit, used to describe a celebration rife with stories, music and dance, usually held at a friend or neighbour's home. Scotland. 2012.
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