April 6th is Tartan Day. 40 million Americans can claim Scottish Ancestry. There are a number of Scots-American Associations in the
, many sponsoring events this weekend. Events are planned in US Washington DC, San Diego, Denver, Cincinnati and . But the biggest Nashville NC US event for Tartan Day is taking place at Ellis Island. This event is sponsored by Clan Currie Society. The event is held annually to honour the half million Scots immigrants who passed through Ellis Island on their way to build a better life for their families and in the process to help build and shape the country.
New Brunswick, the Scottish Cultural Association is involved with Tartan Day Events in Fredericton, Moncton and . St John
Wherever you are, show your pride. Wear your ancestral tartan and celebrate your Scots heritage.