Friday Night Virtual Ceilidh – Oidhche nam Bàrd

Virtual event

Join us Friday, January 21 at 7:30 p.m. EST for our third annual Oidhche nam Bàrd!! On this night, we will celebrate our rich Gaelic Bardic heritage and culture - we welcome contributions of poetry, music, and stories from anyone in attendance. Contributions can be in Gaelic or English. Most of all, we appreciate the ... Read more

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Rabbie Burns Dinner

Toronto, ON

Join the St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto at the University Club of Toronto. The event follows the time-honoured format with the Address to a Haggis, The Immortal Memory and Toasts to the Lassies and Laddies. Info: www.standrewstoronto.ca

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Burns Supper

Vancouver, BC

A traditional Scottish meal with all the trimmings – wonderful music – entertainment – and more.  It’s a great way to introduce your family and friends to Scottish culture and enjoy the camaraderie of the local dance community. Info: www.rscdsvancouver.org

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Burns Supper

Calgary, AB

Celebrate Robert Burns with the Calgary Burns Club at The Westin Hotel. Info: www.calgaryburnsclub.com

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Robbie Burns Celebration

Ottawa, ON

Join the Scottish Society of Ottawa at The Canadian Museum of Nature with guest performances from Bobby Watt, Graham Lindsay and The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (Duke of Edinburgh's Own). Info: www.ottscot.ca/burns-supper-ottawa

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Happy Burns Night

Nationwide

Celebrate the anniversary of the birth of Scottish poet Robert Burns. The tradition of the Burns Night Supper was first held in 1801 by the poet's friends, five years after his death.

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Burns Statue Celebration

Toronto, ON

Everyone is welcome to celebrate of the birthday of Scotland’s national bard. There will be piping, haggis, neeps, tatties, singing, and good cheer at the Robert Burns Statue (Allan Gardens -Sherbourne and Carlton). Info: www.standrewstoronto.ca

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The Gaelic Society of Toronto Ceilidh

Virtual event

A Ceilidh is all about community and coming together! If you have a story, a song, or an instrument you play, we invite you to contribute – skill level is not the important thing at a Ceilidh, so simply join and tell, sing or play! Most of all, we invite you to contribute with your ... Read more

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Great Canadian Kilt Skate — Fergus

Fergus, ON

Tartan up! Come join us to celebrate Scottish culture in Canada in a unique winter way at Centre Wellington Sportsplex, 550 Belsyde Ave E. Info: www.kiltskate.com

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Great Canadian Kilt Skate — South Glengarry

Tartan up! Join us for a full afternoon of winter carnival fun -- indoors and out. Skating, music, Highland dancing, horse rides, snow sliding, hot chocolate, roasted marshmallows at Char-Lan Recreation Centre. Info: www.kiltskate.com

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The Gaelic Society of Toronto Ceilidh

A Ceilidh is all about community and coming together! If you have a story, a song, or an instrument you play, we invite you to contribute – skill level is not the important thing at a Ceilidh, so simply join and tell, sing or play! Most of all, we invite you to contribute with your ... Read more

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Kilted Kulture for Year of Stories

Virtual event

Join us for a virtual conference in support of VisitScotland's Year of Stories #YS2022. We will have 4 speakers on Emigration from Scotland. Info: www.genealogyvic.com/MARCH-KILTEDKULTURE-CONFERENCE

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Tartan Day Pub Night

Toronto, ON

The St. Andrew’s Society is pleased to announce an evening of Scottish-Canadian hospitality. The room will be filled with foot-stomping tunes courtesy of band members from Old Man Flanagan’s Ghost at Dora Keogh Pub This event is open to the public so please invite anyone interested in a night of Celtic music, culture and fun! ... Read more

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National Tartan Day

Ottawa, ON

Join the Sons of Scotland Pipe Band on Parliament Hill to celebrate Tartan Day. Info: www.sospb.com

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Georgetown Highland Games

Georgetown, ON

A fun filled day of piping, dancing and heavyweight athletes, surround by friends and family at Georgetown Fairgrounds. Info: www.georgetownhighlandgames.com

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Greater Moncton Highland Games & Scottish Festival

Moncton, NB

Features Highland dance, pipe, drum, and pipe band competitions as well as dozens of workshops & demonstrations covering everything from Gaelic language and song to falconry and sheep dog herding to historical elements, and more at the Hal Betts Sportsplex. Info: www.monctonhighlandgames.com

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St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto Spring Dinner

Toronto, ON

Join us for a night of fine dining courtesy of Chef John Higgins and his staff at The Chef’s House. The focus for the dinner is modern Scottish cuisine.  Info: www.standrewstoronto.ca

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Orillia Scottish Festival

Orillia, ON

A celebration of Scotland in Orillia. Info: 705-325-8442 or www.scottishfestival.ca

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Kingsville Highland Games

Kingsville, ON

Pipe bands, Scottish dance, Clans, entertainment and more at Kingsville's beautiful Lakeside Park. Info: www.facebook.com/kingsvillehighlandgames

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Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

Halifax, NS

The 2022 Tattoo will feature talent from around the globe, including the Heeresmusikkorps Neubrandenburg (German Army Band Neubrandenburg) from Germany, the IMPS Motorcycle Display Team from the United Kingdom, and the Vancouver Police Pipe Band from British Columbia at at the Scotiabank Theatre. Info: www.nstattoo.ca

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The Festival of the Tartans

New Glasgow, NS

New Glasgow Highland Games is celebrated every year with a four day program that is sure to bring out the Scot in everyone. Info: www.festivalofthetartans.com

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Cambridge Scottish Festival

Cambridge, ON

Waterloo Region's only Scottish Festival - experience a wee taste of 'Scotland on the Grand'. Info: www.cambridgescottishfestival.ca

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The Okanagan Military Tattoo

Vernon, BC

A heart stirring musical extravaganza featuring pipers, drummers, musicians, military bands, marching troops, multicultural dancers, First Nations, and singers of all ages at Kal Tire Place. Tickets: 250-549-SHOW (7469) or info: www.okanagantattoo.ca

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Glengarry Highland Games

Maxville, ON

In the course of the day, more than 50 pipe bands are put through their paces to decide the North American Pipe Band Championships™, more than 200 dancers defy gravity in the Highland Dance competition and giants hurl telephone pole-sized cabers and 50 pound iron hammers around the infield. It is a memorable and incredible ... Read more

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Montreal Highland Games

Montréal, QC

Every year, the Games brings together Montrealers of all backgrounds to celebrate Scottish sport, music and culture at Douglas Hospital. Info: www.montrealhighlandgames.com

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Fergus Scottish Festival & Highland Games

Fergus, ON

Pipe bands, Clan village, Scottish dancem, entertainment and more at one of Canada'a largest Scottish events. Info: www.fergusscottishfestival.com

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Margaree Highland Games

Margaree, NS

One of Cape Breton Island's most exciting summer events,  the games blend traditional heavy events with bag piping & highland dancing, running races, children's games and much more. Info: www.margareehighlandgames.com

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Canmore Highland Games

Canmore, AB

Thrill to the sounds of the pipes in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains, a great weekend of Scottish celebration featuring pipe bands, entertainment, Clans, dancing and more. Info: 403-678-9454 or www.canmorehighlandgames.ca

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Intro to Curling Social

Toronto, ON

If you have always wanted to try curling, this is the event for you! The session is open to the public and all experience levels are welcome to jopin the St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto. It will feature a combination of instruction and play at High Park Club, 100 Indian Rd. Info: www.standrewstoronto.ca

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