150th celebrations

Club Announces Celebration Procession

13 June 2024

Heart of Midlothian Announces Celebration Procession to mark 150 Years of Sporting History in the Capital 

Hearts today announced that it will be hosting a major public procession from the Monument at Haymarket to Tynecastle Park at 1pm on 13th July 2024 in advance of its historic friendly match with Leyton Orient. 

Supporters of both teams are invited to join the march up the “Maroon Mile” which will be led by 150 piper and drummers under the stewardship of Drum Major, Mike Lindsay.   

As well as the massed pipes and drums, Leyton Orient’s, O’s Bugle Band will also be playing along the route. 

Supporters will be asked to congregate in Morrison Street and fall in behind the pipes and drums.  The club are agreeing final details with authorities and precise information of timings, along with maps, will be made available shortly on the club's website.