New York Tartan Day Parade – Saturday, April 11th 2015
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Graham McTavish 2015 Grand Marshal
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The 17th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade to be led by Graham McTavish, celebrated Scottish actor and star of Starz Original Series "Outlander" alongside Rt. Hon Tricia Marwick, MSP, Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament.

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Welcome to the official website of the New York Tartan Day Parade!

As President of the National Tartan Day New York Committee, I am proud to announce that celebrated Scottish actor Graham McTavish, star of Starz Original Series “Outlander,” will be the Grand Marshal of the 17th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade.

Joining him as Honorary Grand Marshal will be the Rt. Hon. Tricia Marwick, MSP, Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament.

On behalf of the members of the Committee – the American-Scottish Foundation, the New York Caledonian Club, the St. Andrews Society of the State of New York, and Clan Campbell – I invite you to join us in celebrating Scottish-American heritage and the continuing bonds of friendship between our two countries.

The 17th Annual Tartan Day Parade will take place on Saturday, April 11 at 2:00 pm. Join us as we march up Sixth Avenue, through the heart of Manhattan, to the sound of bagpipes and the cheers of the crowd! To register to march, click the red button above.

Many more events will be announced in coming weeks. Keep your eye on this site, and for the latest info, visit us on Facebook and Twitter.

For comments, please contact me at: president@nyctartanweek.org

Alan L. Bain
President, National Tartan Day New York Committee
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