This celebration will continue to highlight Scottish heritage and the living legacy of Scotland's Poet Laureate, Robert
This celebration will continue to highlight Scottish heritage and the living legacy of Scotland’s Poet Laureate, Robert Burns (1759-1796).
Activities for the evening include:
Readings from the poems of Robert Burns; brief lecture on the life and times of Robert Burns; prime rib dinner with haggis, neeps, tatties, haggis, salad, dessert, tea; two complimentary tastings of scotch; piping of the haggis into the dining room; ‘Toast to the Lassies and response to the Laddies’; and concert by Daimh.
Daimh are based in Lochaber in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. A long-established favorite at folk festivals in Scotland, Ireland and across Europe, twice nominated for Folk Band of the Year at the Scots Traditional Music Awards, Daimh are also regulars on BBC television.
The event is open to the general public and, as always, traditional Scottish attire including kilts, are encouraged.
Tickets are $75, plus applicable service fee. For more information, Lubbock Arts Alliance, 806-744-2787
This program made possible in part through a grant from City of Lubbock, as recommended by Civic Lubbock, Inc.
(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
TTU International Cultural Center
601 Indiana Avenue