2014 Scotland Run & Festival

The Scotland Run is coming up.
Credit: Metro file

New York turns tartan on April 5! Come and cheer on the runners in kilts at the Scotland Run & Festival. The race (an official qualifying race for the New York marathon, operated by New York Road Runners (NYRR)) attracts runners from across the globe – many outfitted in kilts, colorful plaid and face paint – as they run to the beat of bagpipes playing traditional Scottish tunes along a 6.2-mile loop in Central Park.

The race is accompanied by a festival at Sheep’s Meadow celebrating Scottish culture and heritage with live music performances, a golf simulator, face painting, a Scottish-themed photo booth with props for picture-perfect fun, and Scottish-themed giveaways.

The starting line is on West Drive ear 62nd St. in Central Park and the finish line is on West Drive near 67th St. in Central Park.

2014 Scotland Run & Festival
Event Category: Sports / Leisure
When: April 5, 2014
Time: 7:30am
Where: Central Park
More Info: http://www.scotland.org/scotlandrun


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