Sir John A’s Great Canadian Kilt Skate

The Scottish Society of Ottawa began the Sir John A’s Great Canadian Kilt Skate in Ottawa to commemorate Sir John a. MacDonald’s 200th birthday in 2015.  Since then it has grown to 7 cities across Canada, including Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Lloydminster, and Calgary. On January 21, 2017 the first ever Kilt Skate in Toronto and BOY! What a day!  The temperature was mild and the sky was overcast but the smiles of skaters in kilts brightened the day!  Held at Nathan Phillips Square in the heart of the city, it was the perfect back drop!  Surrounded by a …
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