The National Capital Tartan Day Committee

invites you to attend:


National Tartan Day Reception

Tuesday, April 5th, 2022

7:00 – 9:00 PM

Location: The Lyceum
201 S. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA, 22314

Speakers to include:

  • Chris Thomson, Scottish Affairs Counsellor USA, Head of Scottish Government Affiars USA
  • Congressman Dan Beyer (D-VA), a proud Scottish-American who represents Alexandria in the Congress
  • Former Congressman Mike McIntyre, founding Co-Chairman, House Friends of Scotland Caucus
  • Andrew Morrison, Viscount Dunrossil, British Honorary Consul General, San Antonio, TX;
  • Bob Currie, Chairman, Tartan Day on Ellis Island;
  • and more.

Presentation of Annual National Tartan Day Award
by the Scottish Coalition, USA

to Robert “Bob” Currie

by Camilla Hellman, President American-Scottish Foundation
and John King Bellassai, President Council of Scottish Clans and Associations.

Color Guard, flags and anthems.  Scottish entertainers–City of Alexandria Pipe band; Peter Walker, fiddler; Scottish country dancers.

Refreshments–beer, wine and soft drinks; light hors d’ouvres and desserts. Scotch tasting.

Cost per person:  $20.

Tickets for both the Reception
and National Tartan Day Symposium $30

RSVP and payment in advance required
(PayPal, check or credit card).

No tickets sold at the door; no cash taken at the door.

You may RSVP electronically through Paypal 

Symposium Tickets

Symposium & Reception Tickets

Paypal payments are made thru the American-Scottish Foundation,
hosting partner with the National Capital Tartan Day Committee.

If you have any question regarding paypal payment please feel free to contact
the American-Scottish Foundation at 
(929) 499-9025 or by email.

or you may RSVP via US mail and make your payment by check to:

John King Bellassai, Vice President
National Capital Tartan Day Committee
4007 Garrison Street, NW, Washington, DC 20016


Street Address__________________________________________






NCTDC is a nonprofit charitable and educational organization, incorporated in the District of Columbia, which has been certified as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization by the Internal Revenue Service.  NCTDC’s sole purpose is to promote the Tartan Day holiday. All contributions to NCTDC are tax deductible, to the extent permitted by federal law.

If you have any question regarding physical payment please feel free to contact the National Capital Tartan Day Committee, Inc.

via John King Bellassai, V.P. at