Date(s) - 05/18/2019
8:30 am-8:00 pm
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The Village of Caledonia Missouri celebrates its bicentennial through honoring its Scottish roots!
Founded in May 1819 by Scotsman Alexander Craighead, Caledonia will offer a taste of Scottish heritage; starting with a Scottish themed parade down Main Street at 9AM, led by the local Veterans and members of the Scottish-American Military Society with bagpipes; the day will feature Scottish Clan tents, a traditional Calling of the Clans event, the Claddagh Dancers, Scottish vendors with merchandise straight from Scotland and demonstrations explaining tartan history and Scottish terminology. The Scottish St. Andrew Society will have an informational booth; The Village will recognize the representatives of the founding families of the village and will be honored to have H.M. Honorary Consul to Missouri for the United Kingdom Mark Sutherland.
For more information, please visit the Village of Caledonia website here!