Ellis Island is temporarily closed due to the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy and the annual Tartan Day celebration will be held at South Street Seaport.
2013 TARTAN DAY
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 11 AM-3 PM (rain or shine)
WHERE: South Street Seaport, Pier 17, New York City
Join us for a great day of piping and drumming, Highland dancing and a whole host of terrific performers. Performers at the event include the Rampant Lion Pipe Band, the New York Celtic Dancers and the NY Celtic Harp Orchestra(Above: The Rampant Lion Pipe Band)
“Tartan Day on Ellis Island” is produced by the Clan Currie Society—one of the country’s leading Scottish heritage organizations. The Seaport event will open NY Tartan Week—a two-week festival of all things Scottish, including a Scottish fashion show, whisky tastings and the annual parade.
The producers of Tartan Day on Ellis Island 2012 would like to thank the over 70 thousand visitors who helped make this the largest Tartan Day event in the world.
For additional information contact 908.273.3509 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org