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The top 10 events for Robbie Burns Day in Toronto

Robbie Burns 2018

You da man, RB!

Robbie Burns Day is on January 25 and, as is customary, we show some link love to BlogTO who compile one of the best “things to do” list out there, so …

The top 10 events for Robbie Burns Day in Toronto.

p.s. We can vouch for The Caledonian, excellent place.

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Things to do in Toronto for Robbie Burns Day, eat some Scotch eggs and drink some whisky

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Celebrate Robbie Burns’ birthday on January 25

It will be Robbie Burns birthday on January 25 and if you want to celebrate it, there’s a few fun things lined up in Toronto.

Here’s the top 10 events courtesy of blogTO and Toronto Life is mentioning the Scotch Egg Club: “a pop-up speakeasy highlighting a unique (and delicious) marriage — Scotch eggs and Dewar’s Whisky.”

Hoots mon, we canna decide!

Celebrate Robbie Burns in Toronto

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This week we be mostly picking Asteraceae

It will be Robbie Burns’ birthday on Monday, January 25 and he’ll be a sprightly 257 years old so if you’d like to celebrate that, here’s two events you may be interested in, plus the top 10 events for Robbie Burns Day 2016 in Toronto.

2016 Burns’ Statue Celebration
January 25 @ 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Come one! Come All! For the REAL celebration of the Birthday of Robert Burns! There will be piping, haggis, whisky, neeps, tatties, singing and good cheer!

2016 Burns’ Night Dinner Celebration
January 29 @ 6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. | $130.00
Christopher Tait performs Holy Willie’s Prayer
We are greatly looking forward to our annual celebration of Robert Burns on Friday, January 29 at the University Club of Toronto. As well as the traditional piping in and Address to the Haggis and toasts to the Lassies and Laddies, the evening will feature Professor David Wilson who will deliver The Immortal Memory and Christopher Tait for our entertainment as “Robert Burns Live.”

Both events are organized by the St. Andrew’s Society of Toronto and a big thank ye and nae problem to The British Canadian Chamber of Trade and Commerce for the heads-up.

Where to get your neeps and tatties on for Robbie Burns Day in Toronto

Haggis enjoying a neeps and tatties menage a trois

Haggis, neeps and tatties have never looked so good

Robbie Burns was recently chosen as the Greatest Scot of all time. And his birthday is coming up on January 25. We highly recommend you head out and find the best events in Toronto celebrating that fact.

Many thanks to blogTO for putting together this excellent list.