Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Sat, 06/03/2017 - 13:42
Two Scottish acts are preparing for this year’s Upside Doon music festival by playing a surprise gig on the roof of the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum.
Talented singer-songwriter Colin Hunter and acclaimed six-piece Have Mercy Las Ve ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Fri, 01/22/2016 - 13:59
Celebrate Robert Burns, Scotland's National Poet, by Taking a "Burnsie" and Listening to Outlander Star Sam Heughan Narrate the Bard's Most Famous Poems
January 25 is Burns Night, which celebrates Scotland's most famous poet, Robert Burns. On Burn ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Wed, 01/07/2015 - 15:03
Sunday, January 25 is Burns Night, which celebrates the life and works of the legendary Scottish poet, Robert Burns. Yes, the National Poet of Scotland has his own holiday. Burns Night is much more than the same old stanzas and rh ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Fri, 09/19/2014 - 09:02
This October, the National Trust for Scotland is organising events to send shivers down your spine at historic buildings known to be the home of ghosts and terrifying legends.
What better way to be scared silly this Hallowe ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Sat, 01/25/2014 - 07:29
Stirling and Edinburgh Castles will be celebrating all things Robert Burns this weekend with a programme of events exploring the life and works of one of Scotland’s most famous sons. To mark Burns’ Night, events will ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Thu, 07/18/2013 - 08:26
Nae man can tether time or tide.
Photo courtesy and copyright Winfred Peppinck
Written by Jessica Voigts
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Sun, 01/20/2013 - 07:32
Young visitors to Stirling Castle will be able to find out more about one of Scotland’s most famous poets later this month.
The castle is holding its inaugural ‘Burns for Bairns’ tours which will provide y ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 18:56
It's guid to be merry and wise, It's guid to be honest and true, It's guid to support Caledonia's cause, And bide by the buff and the blue!
~ Robert Burns
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Wed, 10/03/2012 - 08:27
In partnership with the International Storytelling Festival, the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum will celebrate a SPOOKY halloween event, which will include story teller Rosie Mapplebeck, whose stories are deeply rooted in the earth. Her repertoire ...
Submitted by Jessie Voigts on Sun, 09/23/2012 - 17:17
O Scotia! my dear, my native soil!
For whom my warmest wish to heaven is sent;
Long may thy hardy sons of rustic toil
Be blest with health, and peace, and sweet content
~ Robert Burns
Written by J ...