SCOTLAND TARTAN WEEK EVENTS

The American-Scottish Foundation® Event Listing - together with other great events throughout New York.
Keep checking back: many more to come!

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April 4, 2015
8.00am - Scotland Run - Central Park, NYC
Over 7000 runners will take part in the 12th Annual Scotland 10k Run, a pre qualifer for the New York Marathon. Organized by the New York Road Runners - sponsored by The Scottish Government (learn more here)

April 4, 2015
3.00pm - St. Andrew's Society Pub Crawl in Kilts
St. Andrews Restaurant and Pub, 140 W 46th St, New York
(more details here)


April 6, 2015
Tartan Day Observance - Bryant Park
in association with the American-Scottish Foundation®

Free event. The Tartan Day Observance recognises and celebrates, through readings and music, The Declaration of Arbroath, signed on April 6, 1320 and the US Senate’s designation, in 2005, of April 6 of each year as “National Tartan Day”. A Presidential Proclamation was signed into effect by George W. Bush in 2008.


April 6-12, 2015
Lunchtime Concerts on the Fountain Terrace - Bryant Park
in association with the American-Scottish Foundation®

Concert details and performers to be announced presently

 

April 8, 2015
St. Andrew's Society Tartan Week Cocktail Party

New York Racquet and Tennis Club, 370 Park Avenue (btw. 52/53 Sts.)
(buy tickets here)

April 10, 2015
New York Caledonian Club Pre Parade Ceildh
Abigail Adams, 417 East 61st Street, NYC
(click for details & tickets)

April 11, 2015
10.00am-12.30pm - Kirkin o' the Tartan and Pre-Parade Brunch
The Brick Presbyterian Church, 62 East 92nd Street, New York
(buy tickets here)


April 11, 2015

The Sound of Pipes and Drums – Pre-Parade Concert
Presented by the American-Scottish Foundation. Join us on the Fountain Terrace of Bryant Park to hear the sound of the Pipes and Drums from some of our leading Pipe Bands as they prepare for the 17th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade.

Performance line up to be announced shortly. 

April 11, 2015
2.00pm - 17th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade
1.30pm Line up - register to march
with the American-Scottish Foundation
®


April 11, 2015

3.30pm - ASF Post Parade Reception

An American-Scottish Foundation
® event (details soon)


April 10-12, 2015
Clan Currie Tartan Day on Ellis Island
Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island National Monumenta
World Premiere of a new exhibition- "Captain Kidd and the Hangman's Noose"
(more details to come)

April 12, 2015
4.00pm-7.30pm - Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms: Celebrating 50 years
The University of Aberdeen Chamber Choir, conducted by Paul Mealor will be joined by their ‘sister choir’, The Westminster Williamson Voices, in an exciting concert. 5th Ave Presbyterian Church, 7 W55th St., NYC. Cost $15. Tickets: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/alumni/events/6914/