Event: Robbie Burns Night
Where: Edinburgh City
When: Thursday 25 January 2018
A Burns Supper is a celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns, the author of many Scots poems. The suppers are normally held on or near the poet’s birthday, 25 January, commonly known as Burns Night.
Burns Night will be celebrated in many venues across Edinburgh. This year we have put together a selection for you to choose from.
The Burns Supper
Venue: Red Red Rose Street
Where: Freemasons Hall, George Street, Edinburgh
Date: Thursday 25 January 2018, 7:00 pm (6:30 pm doors open)
Website: click here
For a not-so-traditional dining experience, Josh Littlejohn MBE, founder of Social Bite, will deliver the Immortal Memory, with the themes of brotherhood and humanity being so prevalent in the work of Burns. The keynote address will no doubt call for a pause to reflect during the proceedings.
Burns Night Dinner Dance Fundraiser
Venue: Grassmarket Community Project
Where: 86 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh, EH1 2QA
Date: 26 January 2018
Admission: £50 per person or £450 for a table of ten (nine for the price of ten) per table
Website: Click here
Enjoy a marvellous evening of poetry, storytelling, whisky tasting, magic and the finest five course dinner followed by Ceilidh dancing! After last year’s sell-out event, this one promises to be bigger and better than ever before.
Robbie Burns Night should not be missed. As you can imagine, this wonderful event is very popular in many venues. If you intend to visit our capital city, please plan ahead. Why not make a weekend of it? Accommodation at this time of year is in high demand. B+B Edinburgh is perfectly located with quick access routes to all the fun. Contact us today to arrange your booking. Tel: +44 (0) 131 225 5084, Email: [email protected]
We hope to see you soon.