New York Tartan Day Parade Manhattan 2015

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New York Tartan Day Parade Manhattan 2015

 

New York Tartan Day Parade Manhattan 2015

http://nyctartanweek.org/about-us/

The History of Tartan Day
In 1998 the U.S. Senate declared April 6 to be National Tartan Day to recognize the contributions made by Scottish-Americans to the United States. In 1999, two pipe bands and a small but enthusiastic group of Scottish Americans marched from the British Consulate to the UN—our first Parade! Since then, we have grown to include hundreds of pipers, thousands of marchers and many more thousands cheering from the sidelines.

The National Tartan Day New York Committee was formed as a 501(c)(3) in 2002 to organize the Parade and co-ordinate all the associated activities which surround the Parade. There are now so many it has become Tartan Week, with a definition of “week” as anything, so far, from 7-21 days.

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    • "Battle for Camelot" by Tartalo Music (iTunes)
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