Family Fun at the Scotland Run & Festival
On Saturday, April 6, 2013 families can join the festivities at the 10th Annual Scotland Run (10k) and Festival in Central Park (a free event). It’s a really fun morning, filled with live Scottish music, face painting, trip giveaways, and more! After rooting for racers in kilts, the entire brood can take part in these kid-friendly activities:
Bear Grylls Survival Academy
Learn how to brave the Highlands with tips from Scott Heffield, a survivalist professional, such as how to build shelters and even eat insects in the wild! http://beargryllssurvivalacademy.com/
Brian Duries, Geneologist
Using clan maps and a special database, Brian will help families chart their Scottish heritage.
Scottish-themed Photo Booth
Families can picture themselves in the Highlands with this interactive photo booth that comes with various accessories and props to wear.
Trip giveaways, dancers, face painting, and performances by the hot new Scottish band Stanley Odd.
This is a FREE festival, all are welcomed!
Saturday, April 6 from 8:00am – 12:00pm
Central Park – Mineral Springs (Central Park West & West 69th Street)
For more information on other events taking place during Scotland Week, please visit www.scotland.org/celebrate-scotland/scotland-week.