THE Scottish Pipe Band Championships is set to return to Dumbarton this summer.

The popular free event will take place at Levengrove Park on July 29. 

More than 100 bands and thousands of visitors are expected to descend on the area for a day of traditional Scottish music and Highland dancing.

There will also be a fun fair, markets, children's activities, and food & drink.

The event is scheduled to begin around 9.30am and will run until 6pm.