Scots Day

Celebrating Scottish Military Heritage and Culture

June 18, 2016

Celebrate Scottish culture and military heritage at Fort Ticonderoga! Discover your own Scottish connection by visiting clan tents and vendors and enjoy the sounds of Scottish music performed throughout the day. Discover the stories of centuries of Scottish soldiers in the British Army through a military timeline and remember the incredible bravery and discipline of the Black Watch against insurmountable odds at the 1758 Battle of Carillon Ceremony. Experience all of this within the beautiful stone walls and vistas of Fort Ticonderoga!

The following lists will be updated throughout the spring as additional groups confirm.

Participating Clans 2016

  • Clan Buchanan
  • Clan Campbell
  • Clan Forbes
  • Clan Hamilton
  • Clan Innes
  • Clan MacPherson
  • Clan Rose

Participating Organizations and Information Tents 2016

  • St. Andrew's Society of the Adirondacks
  • St. Andrew's Society of the City of Albany
  • Tartan and Clan Information Tent


  • Highland Leather Works

Pipe Bands

  • Plattsburgh Police Pipes and Drums
  • The King's Highlanders


  • Border Collie Demonstrations with Stephen Wetmore from Spring Valley Farm in Strafford, Vermont

Download a tentative schedule for Scots Day here (updated 05-11-16).