The Aboyne Highland Games 2017, under the patronage of:
The Most Honourable The Marquis of Huntly
- Lord Aberdeen, The 7th Marquis of Aberdeen
- Mrs Doreen Colclough
- Marcus Humphrey of Dinnet, C.B.E.
- Hon. Philip Astor of Tillypronie
- David Irvine of Drum
- Michael Bruce of Glen Tanar
- James Burnett of Leys
- Lilburn of Coull
- Hugh Cochran of Balfour
- The MacRobert Trustees
- Charles V Jackson, Esq.
- Mr Randall Nicol of Ballogie
- Lady Farquharson of Finzean
- Captain A. A. C. Farquharson of Invercauld, M.C.
- Richard Tattersall, Esq.
- Andrew Forbes of Corse
- Falconer Wallace of Candacraig
- Sir William Gladstone of Fasque and Glendye
- Fraser of Tornaveen