Robbie Burns Celebration ~ Virtual Edition

January 23, 2021

January 23, 2021

Free

Online

Website

Events Description

 

We encourage you to celebrate the life and poetry of Scotland’s national bard, Robert Burns (25th January 1759 – 21st July 1796) at home. Put on your Prince Charlies, your kilts, gowns, and favourite tartan and enjoy the Scottish Society of Ottawa’s virtual celebration in the comfort of your home.

Virtual Stay At Home Entertainment:
Spectacular virtual entertainment for the evening with traditional Burns celebration speeches, dancing, and brilliant music
Program
Master of Ceremonies – Lieutenant-Colonel Carl Gauthier, MMM, CD, AdeC, Canadian Forces
Immortal Memory – Graham McTavish, Scottish actor, voice actor and author, well-known and loved as Dougall Mackenzie in Outlander
Toast to the Lassies – Donnell Leahy, musician and singer
Reply to the Toast to the Lassies – Natalie MacMaster, musician
Pipes and Drums of the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Duke of Edinburgh’s Own)
Ottawa Fiddlaires
Ottawa Highland Dancing Association
Royal Scottish Country Dancing Association – Ottawa Branch

Burns Day Supper Option
The Glen Scottish Restaurant and Pub, one of our generous OttScot Festival partners, is offering a traditional Burns Supper of haggis, choice of side, neeps, Sticky Toffee Pudding, and IrnBru, available from Saturday, January 23rd to Sunday, January 25th. Call them to place your order at 613-836-5622.

HOW MUCH

Tickets:

Free

Food: Extra

How to get tickets?

No tickets needed

Food: Place your order at 613-836-5622.

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 6 PM

 

Venue:

Online

Food: The Glen Scottish Restaurant and Pub – 6081 Hazeldean Rd unit 1010, Stittsville

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