Burns Night

On 25 January every year, Scots and Scots-at-heart come together to celebrate the life and works of our national poet, Robert Burns.

Burns Supper

Burns Supper

The centrepiece of any Burns Night celebration is the traditional Burns supper, where Rabbie's famous verses are expertly matched with Scotland's famous food and drink. Check out these modern twists on classic Scottish dishes.

The Poetry of Robert Burns

The Poetry of Robert Burns

Born in Ayrshire in 1759, Robert Burns is Scotland's national bard. affectionately known as 'the Ploughman Poet', his verses stand as a fitting testament to Scotland's proud literary history. Here's a selection of his greatest works.

Ultimate Guide to Burns Night

Ultimate Guide to Burns Night

The first Burns supper was held in 1801 and in the 200+ years since then new traditions have been added but the sentiment remains the same: to pay tribute to our national poet. Learn how to host the perfect Burns supper here.

Get Ready for Burns Night

Get Ready for Burns Night

Are you ready for Burns Night? A fusion of fabulous food, drink and poetry as we celebrate the life and works of Robert Burns!

Burns Night Events

Burns Night Events

Here you'll find some of the most exciting events happening all around Scotland for Burns night, featuring live music and the very best of Scottish culture.

How to hold your own Burns Supper

How to hold your own Burns Supper

Good food, good whisky, good cheer and good poetry; there's no experience quite like a Burns Night celebration. Whether you're addressing the haggis or the 'lassies', or you dont know your kilts from your ceilidhs, we've got you covered!

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