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Scottish Society of Wilmington
Ceud Mile Failte!  A Hundred Thousand Welcomes!

You've reached www.wilmingtonscots.org, the domain for the Scottish Society of Wilmington
(SSOW)
and a resource of Scottish culture and heritage in North Carolina's historic Cape Fear region.  
This website is meant to educate and inform visitors who seek to learn more about the historical role of
Scots in and around New Hanover county, throughout North Carolina, and all across the United States and
North America.  We hope that you enjoy your experience on our site and we urge you to visit often.
Celebrating Scottish culture and heritage in North Carolina's historic Cape Fear region.
SSOW News and Upcoming Events...

We are looking forward to an exciting new year with many SSOW events on our schedule.  If
you need more information on these celebrations, send an email to
rjmccord@ec.rr.com or
scott@scottcromartie.com.


SSOW Ceilidh & National Tartan Day
Sunday April 6, 2014
7:00pm in The Beam Room / Front Street Brewery, 9 N. Front St.
We celebrate National Tartan Day with a Ceilidh, featuring traditional Scottish and Celtic
music from
Barrowburn, as well as our favorite tunes from The Port City Pipes & Drums.
Proceeds from this event help endow a scholarship for the PCP&D. A dinner menu will be
available, along with a cash bar. Open to the general public. $10 per person or $15 per couple.
For more info, send an email to
scott@scottcromartie.com or rjmccord@ec.rr.com, or call
910-256-3798.









Watch this page for future events sponsored by the
    
Scottish Society of Wilmington
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Year-round ....................................................................... Various Scottish Highland Games
The SSOW travels to highland games all across the Carolinas, and we welcome your
participation. Join us for a Scottish weekend soon!  Details posted on this website.


January 2014 ................................................................. Robert Burns Supper & Celebration
It's our annual tribute to the noble bard of Scotland.  Expect great food, bagpiping,
whisky, haggis, a silent auction and more.  Need information on this event? Send an
email to
scott@scottcromartie.com.


February 2014 .......................... Commemoration of the Battle at Moore's Creek Bridge
Re-enactments, musket & cannon firings, music, and more are all a part of this
important historic weekend just 25 miles from Wilmington.  Visit
Moore's Creek
National Battlefield for event updates and directions to the park.


April 2014 .................................................................... SSOW Ceildh & National Tartan Day
We invite you to share food, merriment & song with us as we celebrate National
Tartan Day with a Ceildh. The public's invited, so get more information on this event
by calling 910-256-3798.

October 2014 ......................................................................................... Kirkin' O' The Tartans
First Presbyterian Church of Wilmington invites you to this remembrance of the rich
and devout heritage of the Scottish Reformation. For details please contact the
church office at 910-762-6688 or visit www.firstonthird.org.


November 2014 .................................... St. Andrews Day Celebration & Annual Meeting
We celebrate the patron saint of Scotland with a casual potluck supper and plenty of
music and fun.  You can also meet the officers and board members of the SSOW.  
 
 
 
 
 
Join Us!
We welcome your support and participation.  If you'd like to join the Scottish Society of Wilmington,
please click on this link to open a pdf file of our membership application:
SSOW Membership Application
 
SSOW Crest