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The Scottish Sun: Tommy Flanagan Wants to Inspire Kids

Guardians of the Galaxy star Tommy Flanagan reveals he’s planning flick of tough Glasgow upbringing. He grew up in one of Scotland’s toughest schemes before a lucky break catapulted him [...]

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Press & Journal: Highland Sisters Take Centre Stage

Two talented Highland sisters have proved that perfection is possible even with limited practice, after taking centre stage at New York’s annual tartan spectacular. On their first visit to the [...]

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Mearns Leader: Lathallan Pipe Band visits New York

Lathallan School Pipe Band have returned from a trip of a lifetime at Tartan Week in New York supported by Wester Ross Salmon. Pupils in the pipe band travelled with [...]

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The Edinburgh Reporter: Tartan Week Parade 2017 – Elite Pro Dance

Elite Pro Dance are so good they look like Americans! They were a fabulous addition to the Tartan Week Parade last Saturday in downtown Manhattan. Only formed in 2014 they [...]

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The Scottish Sun: Piper Airplanes

A HIGH school pupil wowed passengers on a flight to New York with his amazing bag-piping skills. The young student was filmed standing in front of the packed cabin and [...]

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Guide & Gazette: Gleadhraich Rock Out in NYC

Angus celtic rock band Gleadhraich added another continent to their musical passports last week after taking New York Tartan Week by storm and meeting a Hollywood star in the process! [...]

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News India Times: Indian American Scottish Bagpipe Band Performs

NEW YORK: Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band USA performed at the 2017 New York City Tartan Day Parade, featuring nearly 50 bagpipe groups from all across North America. The Indian [...]

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Town & Country: Cute Photos of Scottie Dogs Wearing Barbour

Over the weekend, thousands of people marched up Sixth Avenue in the 19th-annual Tartan Day Parade, the largest celebration of the Scottish-American heritage in the area. The scene included bagpipers, [...]

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India West: Thousands Cheer for Indian American Bagpipe Band

The Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Pipe Band, which is the first Indian American traditional bagpipe band, recently performed with nearly 50 other bands from across North America, at the 19th annual [...]

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NYPD Ceremonial Unit Video on Twitter

#NYPDBand at the 19th Annual @nyctartanweek! @_PaulMonaghan @ASFevents @ScotGovAmericas #NYCTW See the full video on Twitter by clicking here. For further information regarding the New York Tartan Day Parade, please [...]

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Daily Record: Tartan Day Parade 2017 Comes to New York

The streets of Manhattan were filled with everything from Outlander stars and piping bands to Scottie dogs on Saturday for NYC’s 18th annual Tartan Day Parade. It’s one of the [...]

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The Scottish Sun: Outlanders in the Big Apple

Outlander fans take over New York as they march in annual Tartan Day celebrations. FANS of hit TV series Outlander flocked to New York to take part in this weekend’s [...]

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The Scotsman: New York ‘Celebrates Scotland’ with Tartan Week

Thousands of people have celebrated Scotland by joining in the annual Tartan Week celebrations in the city. The event which ‘celebrates Scotland’ with an annual parade through the streets of [...]

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The Edinburgh Reporter: New York Tartan Week Parade 2017

Edinburgh was well represented in New York at The 19th Tartan Week parade down Sixth Avenue on Saturday. The day dawned beautifully sunny with clear blue skies, all adding to [...]

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A Welcome Letter from Mayor Bill de Blasio

Congratulations from the Mayor! The National Tartan Day New York Committee wishes everyone a Happy Tartan Day, celebrating the contributions that Scots and Scottish-Americans have made to this great nation. [...]

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Countdown to Tartan Week and the New York Tartan Day Parade

The Countdown is on to the start of New York Tartan Week. From April 1st – 11th we invite all to celebrate their love of Scotland and scottish american heritage, [...]

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Announcing the NY Tartan Day Post Parade Party at B.B. King’s

The NY Tartan Day Post Parade Party will be at B.B. King’s! Tickets WILL BE LIVE on Monday, March 13th, at noon on B.B. King’s website. For further information about [...]

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Barbour Dog Pack of Scotties & Westies Dog Coat Competition

Barbour Inc., the Platinum Presenting Sponsor of the Parade, today announced a special contest for Scottish and West Highland White Terriers. The 19th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade, on [...]

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Tartan Week News, Events and Special Offers

The countdown is on to the 19th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade Saturday, April 8th. The countdown is on to the 19th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade on [...]

Celtic Life: NYC Tartan Week

Against a backdrop of spiraling grey skyscrapers, the ancient call of bagpipes will lead graceful dancers, clan members and re-enactors in full regalia, thousands of plaid-clad participants, and a multitude [...]

Tommy Flanagan to Be Grand Marshal of 19th Tartan Day Parade

Today, the National Tartan Day New York Committee President, Kyle Dawson, announced that acclaimed actor Tommy Flanagan, born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland, will be the Grand Marshal of the [...]

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Bill Cunningham, Unpublished Photos

A look at the photographs that almost made Bill’s column this year, explained by his longtime collaborator. Read the full article at the New York Times here. Tell us about [...]

Vikings’ Latest Conquest: New York’s Times Square

The Wall Street Journal found some vikings in Times Square for the New York Tartan Day Parade. Tell us about your experiences at the parade on social media! Instagram: nyctartanweek [...]

Tartan Day in the News!

Check out New York Tartan Day interviews and coverage on FOX News and Scotland Now. Scotland Now is a proud sponsor of the Tartan Day Parade in New York. To [...]

Carnegie Hall Celebrates Its 125th Birthday with Scotland Sweepstakes

We are happy to be working with Carnegie Hall this year as a sponsor of the parade. Andrew Carnegie is one of the Great Scots that built America, and to [...]

A Welcome Letter from Mayor Bill de Blasio

Congratulations from the Mayor! The National Tartan Day New York Committee wishes everyone a Happy Tartan Day, celebrating the contributions that Scots and Scottish-Americans have made to this great nation. [...]

Sunday Morning Calendar: Week of April 4

The Sunday Morning talk show on CBS News adds the 18th annual New York Tartan Day Parade to the list of this week’s events! Click on the image below to [...]

Barbour Celebrates Special Contest for Scotties and Westies!

The 18th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade, on Saturday April 9th, is the area’s largest celebration of Scottish-American heritage, and its new Platinum Sponsor, Barbour Inc., the North American [...]

Barbour Celebrates Its Scottish Roots as Platinum Sponsor

The National Tartan Day New York Committee today announces Barbour Inc., the North American subsidiary of J. Barbour & Sons, Ltd., of Great Britain, as the new Platinum Sponsor of [...]

Belhaven Is the “Official Beer of the NY Tartan Day Parade” for the 2nd Consecutive Year

Scotland’s oldest working brewery, Belhaven, has been named the official beer sponsor of the New York Tartan Day Parade and its related events, running from April 2nd – 10th, 2016. [...]

“Outlander” Star Sam Heughan Named Grand Marshal Of The 2016 NY Tartan Day Parade

New York, NY, February 16, 2016 – Today the National Tartan Day New York Committee announced that Scottish actor Sam Heughan, will be the Grand Marshal in the 2016 New [...]

A Bottle and Friend

A Bottle and Friend There’s nane that’s blest of human kind, But the cheerful and the gay, man, Here’s a bottle and an honest friend! What wad ye wish for [...]

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 [...]

New York Brought to a Halt as Legions of Scots March

THOUSANDS of Scots literally stopped traffic in the city that never sleeps – and the Record and sister website Scotland Now were right there in the midst of it. To [...]

SoHo Exhibit Pays Tribute to Scottish Natives

To mark Scotland Week, an exhibit in SoHo is featuring portraits of well-known Scottish natives all painted by contemporary artist Gerard Burns. “Brush with Inspiration” at Glasgow Caledonian Unviersity captures [...]

New York Tartan Day Parade

Men – get ready to don your kilts; women – be prepared to high-step and dance the day away to the sound of world-class bagpipe music during the 17th Annual [...]

Tartan Day Parade Celebrates Scotland in New York

Tartan Day Parade celebrates Scotland in New York. Apr. 10, 2015 – 3:30 – Bagpipers visit ‘Fox & Friends’. Fox Business Channel Finder. To read the full article, please visit [...]

Tartan Week: Billy Connolly Awarded Great Scot

THE comic maestro was guest of honour at the National Trust for Scotland Foundation USA, where award winning actor Alan Cumming – a former recipient of the award – presented [...]

15 Barbour Dogs Who Will Star in New York’s Tartan Day Parade

THE iconic clothing brand will sponsor 15 Scottie and Westie pups who will march up Sixth Avenue in their very own tartan Barbour dog coats. To read the full article, [...]

10 Best Bars to Visit During New York’s Tartan Week

WITH Tartan Week in New York fast approaching, why not celebrate with a couple of drinks? We take a look at the top bars for Scots to visit in the [...]

Belhaven Is Proud to Support the New York Tartan Day Parade

Scottish brewer Belhaven has been named the Official Beer sponsor of the New York Tartan Day Parade, which takes place along New York’s Sixth Avenue on Saturday 11 April. Beers [...]

14 Places Scots Must Visit in New York

SCOTLAND Now is a proud sponsor of the Tartan Day Parade in New York, so for Scots who are celebrating, here are 14 must-visit locations in the Big Apple. To [...]

In Pictures: Meet the New York Tartan Day Parade Past Grand Marshals

AFTER it was announced this week that Outlander star Graham McTavish would be this year’s Grand Marshal at New York’s Tartan Day Parade, we look at the others who have [...]