SCOTLAND TARTAN WEEK EVENTS

The American-Scottish Foundation® Event Listing - together with other great events throughout New York.

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April 7 & April 8, 2017

Scotland on the Fountain Terrace:
Lunchtime Events at Bryant Park's Fountain Terrace

presented by the American-Scottish Foundation

The American-Scottish Foundation presents a series of lunchtime concerts April 6 and April 8 leading up to the 19th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade, April 8. 

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 18th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade.

Friday April 7 - 12.30pm
 
- Oban High School Pipe Band
on the Fountain Terrace, Bryant Park, New York

Saturday April 8 - 11.15 am-1pm

Tartan Day Observance

- in honor of National Tartan Day
- Readings from Senate Resolution & Presidential Decrees by Kenneth Donnelly
- Excerpts from the Declaration of Arbroath read by renowned actor and 2017 New York Tartan Day Parade Grand Marshal, Tommy Flanagan

Pipes & Drums on the Fountain Terrace
11.15 Shot of Scotch
11.35  Lathallan School Pipe Band
11.55  Oban High School Pipe Band
12.15  Bonnie Brae Knights Drummers
12.30  St Columba School Pipe Band
12.45  Shamrock & Thistle

 

No tickets required. The event is for all the community to enjoy prior to the Parade.


April 8, 2017
Tartan Day Observance

Read about the history of Tartan Day

April 8, 2017
Pipes & Drums on the Fountain Terrace - Bryant Park


April 8, 2017

The 19th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade


April 8, 2017
ASF Post-Parade Reception


Much more to come! Return here soon!