the events at
The Gathering, 2009 in Edinburgh was a
parade of members of clans up the Royal Mile from Holyrood Park to
Edinburgh Castle Esplanade.
Clan Parade left Holyrood Park at 7.45 pm
on Saturday July 25. Marchers were grouped by clan, following their
clan banners up the Royal Mile. They marched in
alphabetical order of clan. Over 7,000 marchers were expected to
spectators on the pavement of the Lawnmarket, near the top of the Royal
Mile spectators wait as the Clan Parade approaches.