Burns Night events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Burns Night events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

A Burns Harp Hang with Karen Marshalsay

A Burns Harp Hang with Karen Marshalsay

23rd January 2021
Online Event

Join one of Scotland's leading harp players, Karen Marshalsay, to celebrate Robert Burns' birthday with sensitive music and informal chat.
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Burns Big Night In

Burns Big Night In

23rd January 2021
Online Event

Join the National Trust for Scotland on Saturday 23rd January as they take a cup of kindness in the company of friends for a celebration of Burns and a showcase of Scottish talent!
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Burns Ceilidh 2021 - CANCELLED

Burns Ceilidh 2021 - CANCELLED

23rd January 2021

Come along and enjoy a Burns Ceilidh with Edinburgh Ceilidhs on 23rd January at Lauriston Hall!
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Janey Godley’s Big Burns Supper

Janey Godley’s Big Burns Supper

25th January 2021
Online Event

Scotland's largest contemporary Burns celebration joins forces with Scotland's much loved comic hero of 2020, Janey Godley as Big Burns Supper goes digital for 2021!
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Macsween of Edinburgh Virtual Burns Supper

Macsween of Edinburgh Virtual Burns Supper

25th January 2021
Online Event

Macsween of Edinburgh, the UK’s most loved haggis brand, brings what it hopes to be the largest Virtual Burns Supper to homes across the globe.
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World’s Biggest Burns

World’s Biggest Burns

25th January 2021
Online Event

SBH Scotland have joined forces with Grant's Haggis and Endura to bring the world together for one very special hour of big Burns entertainment on Monday 25th January!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Events in Glasgow

The Bard & His Belles

The Bard & His Belles

22nd January 2021

If you are looking for an alternative celebration to the Bard then look no further... join Beatson Cancer Charity for their annual Bard & His Belles Burns Supper - virtually!

Find out about The Bard & His Belles on What's On Glasgow
Rabbie: Scotland’s Superstar! - POSTPONED

Rabbie: Scotland’s Superstar! - POSTPONED

25th January 2021 - 26th January 2021

Rabbie: Scotland's Superstar! is a big, bold, brash production from Captivate Theatre which distils the essence of Burns' life and paradoxical personality through his poetry, music and poignant wit!

Find out about Rabbie: Scotland’s Superstar! - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

The Story of Burns Through Whisky - Tasting Event

The Story of Burns Through Whisky - Tasting Event

29th January 2021

Explore the life of our National Bard, Robert Burns, whilst enjoying a dram or 6 with friends old and new, on this virtual tasting event from St Vincent's Hospice!

Find out about The Story of Burns Through Whisky - Tasting Event on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Events in Other Areas

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