New York Tartan Day Parade – Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Author Archives: Phillip Hess

The Origins of New York’s Tartan Day Parade

In 1999, the first Tartan Day Parade, consisting of two pipe bands and a small but spirited group of Scottish Americans, including Grand Marshall Cliff Robertson, walked from the British [...]

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Kevin McKidd, Grand Marshal, 2013 New York Tartan Day Parade!

Kevin McKidd, actor and musician, and all around HOT SCOT is the Grand Marshal of the 2013 New York Tartan Day Parade. Star of Grey’s Anatomy, Trainspotting, and Brave, Kevin [...]

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Tickets now on sale for the Post-Parade Party

After marching in the Parade, join us at Stout for the afterparty! Performing will be special guests The Rogues (“one of the top Celtic music acts today” Celtic Music Magazine). [...]

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Double Best Wishes from Double Oh Seven

Sir Sean wishes us the best for our new website and the Parade. In 2002 I was privileged to be the Grand Marshall of the New York Tartan Day Parade. [...]

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Happy Hogmanay!

Hope everyone’s year is off to a good start. And now that you’ve given up on those unimportant New Year’s Resolutions like “must cut back on snacks” and “must get [...]

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And a Word from Alan Cumming, Superstar

  Alan Cumming was a wonderful Grand Marshal in 2009. We all loved him; the crowd, the marchers, and the Committee, and he himself had a most enjoyable afternoon. All [...]

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