Come join us at our first ever celebration of the birthday of Scottish bard Robbie Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796).
- When: January 26, 2018 6-9 pm
- Where: Bangor Masonic Center 294 Union Street (ample parking!)
- Tickets: $15 for the event.
We will begin the evening with introductory remarks, followed by piping by Pipe Major Scott Heney of Maine St Andrews Pies and Drums in the haggis at 6:30, with a recitation of Burns’ Address to the Haggis. A traditional meal of haggis, ‘neeps and taties (turnips and potatoes) will be served and is included in the price of the event.
Following supper we will have entertainment and a raffle for Robbie Burns cds. Please bring your favorite Burns poem or song to share, if you play traditional music, you are welcome to bring an instrument.
We will end the evening with Auld Lang Syne.
So that we can plan to have enough food we recommend tickets be purchased in advance.
This is a fundraising event for the 2018 festival.