GALA BURNS SUPPER & CEILIDH - OTTAWA
Join us on January 19th, 2019 as we celebrate the life and poetry of Scotland’s national bard, Robert Burns (25th January 1759 - 21st July 1796).
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Cocktails at 6:00 PM | Dinner at 7:00 PM
Trillium Ballroom, Shaw Centre (Ottawa)
An evening of revelry, haggis and whisky awaits you, featuring:
A delicious four-course supper
Music from Ernie Fraser and Company
The Brigadoons to get you on the dance floor
Highland Dancers and the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (Ottawa Branch)
The Pipes and Drums of the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa
Special guest speakers:
Immortal Memory: TBC
Reply to the Toast to the Lassies: The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, MP, Ottawa Centre
Toast to the Lassies: Graham Fraser, former Commissioner of Official Languages (Scot of the Year, 2018, Scottish Studies Foundation)
Address to the Haggis: Brian Lilley
Master of Ceremony: Bill Carroll, Radio Host, CFRA
The evening will be intermingled with the true traditions of a “Burns Night” with special guest emcee Bill Carroll from CFRA.
Tickets: $150 or $135 for SSO VIP members
A portion of each ticket includes a charitable component for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Canada. Receipts to be issued by Make-A-Wish after the event.
For more information contact Sherry Sharpe at firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-762-4134.