Connecticut Official State Song

Yankee Doodle

Yankee Doodle went to town,
Riding on a pony,
Stuck a feather in his hat,
And called it macaroni.


Yankee Doodle keep it up,
Yankee Doodle dandy,
Mind the music and the step,
And with the folks be handy.

Submitted by: Mary Rindfleisch of The Brookfield Library, Brookfield, CT
Source: State Register and Manual / Secretary of the State’s office
Became Official song in 1978.