City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Burns Night


Robert Burns: Naughty, Radical, Scandalous!

A (free) stroll down The Royal Mile pointing out all famous places connected to Burns and the stories surrounding them.

Burns Night Ceilidh

Two Burns night dances in the ceilidh series, with caller Ken Gourlay, a ceilidh band and a piper.

Burns&Beyond Festival

A new six-day festival with a range of activities and entertainment centred around Scotland's national bard Robert Burns.

New Edinburgh Festival Celebrates Robert Burns "And Beyond"

Luke Jerram's Moon (photo by Rob Brewer)

Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning (Friday, 7th December) for a new six-day Edinburgh festival celebrating Scotland’s national bard Robert Burns.

Burns&Beyond Culture Trail

Audiences follow a culture trail around eight events in secret locations around the city.

The Culture Trail is part of Edinburgh's 6-day festival of Robert Burns called Burns&Beyond.

Burns Night in Edinburgh

Robert Burns (cutout)

Various Burns Suppers, ceilidhs and similar celebrations take place around the city to celebrate the birth date of Scotland's National Bard, Robert Burns (1759-96). There's also a 6-day Edinburgh festival called Burns&Beyond inspired by Robert Burns.

New Festival Will Celebrate Robert Burns in Words and Music

Free music, spoken word and comedy, inspired by Robert Burns, is coming to one of Edinburgh’s best known New Town streets with the inaugural "Red, Red Rose Street Festival".

Burns Night at Wedgwood the Restaurant

Wedgwood the Restaurant - chic, contemporary design and decor

Chef Patron Paul Wedgwood first opened his eponymous restaurant in 2008, in partnership with his wife Lisa.

A Celebration of the Bard: Burnsfest at the Scottish Storytelling Centre

Supper with Burns at the Scottish Storytelling Centre

Celebrated annually on Robert Burns’ birthday, 25 January, Burns Night gathers Scots around the world to pay tribute to the great poet’s life and works, and to Scottish culture.

An Evening with Rabbie Burns

A traditional evening with a twist! Comas is fundraising yet again, this time whilst celebrating our glorious national poet, Robert Burns.