|Mike Ogletree and Caitlin Boyle boogie down|
How it’s New York: In its 10th year, this is NYC’s version of the national observation of all things Scottish – with a cast of thousands…of proud, fun-loving New York Scots.
Tartan Day in Scotland was inspired by this historical occasion to celebrate all that is good about Scotland – its people, its heritage, its history, its culture, and its amazing legacy.
|Here’s the Haggis!|
“…Margaret, a native Gaelic speaker, opened her doors just about monthly to a group of Caledonians who gathered not only to learn the language, but to sing it as well. Now this always included some sort of libation to oil the pipes, and ended with some of Margaret or John’s homemade baked goods.”
Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and auld lang syne?For auld lang syne, my jo [my dear], for auld lang syne,We’ll take a cup o’ kindness yet, for auld lang syne.
Copyright 2012 New York Irish Arts