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Tartan Day Observance

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Event:
Tartan Day Observance
Start:
April 6, 2017 12:30 pm
End:
April 6, 2017 2:00 pm
Category:
Organizer:
The American-Scottish Foundation
Phone:
(212) 605-0338
americanscottishfoundation@gmail.com
Updated:
February 11, 2017
Venue:
Bryant Park Fountain Terrace
Address:
Google Map
Bryant Park, New York, NY, 10018, United States


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. For all the community.

Tartan Day Observance is presented by the American-Scottish Foundation.


Event Highlights Include:

  • The St. Columba School Pipe Band
  • The Highland Divas
  • 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



DATE: Thursday, April 6th, 2017

TIME: 12:30pm

LOCATION: Bryant Park Fountain Terrace

INFORMATION: www.americanscottishfoundation.com