National Tartan Day Parade in NYC

The Complete Guide to NYC Tartan Week & Tartan Day Parade

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Every year in April, Tartan Week takes place in New York. The highlight is the National Tartan Day Parade. Everything you need to know about it, I tell you in this article. But the parade is only one part of Tartan Week. Further events will take place from April 6 to 10, 2022. You are guaranteed to have fun here!

What is the National Tartan Day Parade?

The National Tartan Day Parade in New York celebrates the friendship between Scotland and the USA.What started in 1999 as a small event with two bagpipes and a handful of enthusiasts has now developed into a large parade. Today, more than 3,000 bagpipers and dancers take part and attract thousands of visitors.

But the parade is only one part of Tartan Week. Further events will take place from April 6 to 10, 2022. You are guaranteed to have fun here!

When is the National Tartan Day Parade in NYC?

The National Tartan Day Parade in New York takes place on April 9th in 2022. The official start is at 2 pm.

National Tartan Day Parade Route

The New York City Tartan Day Parade starts at 2:00 p.m. at the corner of West 45th Street and 6th Avenue. From here the route leads to 55th Street, always along 6th Avenue. So you are in the middle of Midtown Manhattan!

National Tartan Day Parade Route + Map
National Tartan Day Parade Route + Map

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I'm a true New York fan! Not only have I visited the city over 20 times but also have I spent several months here at a time. On my blog I show you the best and most beautiful spots of the city, so that you have a really good time! You can also find lots of insider tips in our New York travel guide. Also check out my hotel finder for New York!

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