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National Tartan Day NY Committee to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, April 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


National Tartan Day New York Committee will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of National Tartan Day, honouring the contributions of Scottish-Americans to the United States, and the 20th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade on Saturday, April 7, KYLE DAWSON, PRESIDENT OF THE NTDNYC will ring the Opening Bell.


Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd& Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Friday, April 6, 2018 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

National Tartan Day NY Committee Media Contact:

Heather Quist


Nasdaq MarketSite Media Contact:

Emily Pan

(646) 441-5120

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About National Tartan Day NY Committee

National Tartan Day is a holiday created 20 years ago by Congress and Presidential proclamation to honor the contributions of Scots and Scottish-Americans to the United States, and is observed every April 6th. The 20th Annual New York Tartan Day Parade takes place on Saturday, April 7 at 2:00pm on Sixth Avenue, from 44th to 54th Streets. Events are organized by the NTDNYC, a non-profit 501(c)3 coalition comprising the Saint Andrew’s Society of the State of New York, the New York Caledonian Club, the American-Scottish Foundation, Clan Campbell and Carnegie Hall. The week of events surrounding Tartan Day and the Tartan Day Parade have been named Tartan Week, and are an occasion for thousands of people to visit New York City every April.

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