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Ancient Universities Burns Nicht, Saturday January 10, 2015

You are cordially invited to

The 8th Annual Ancient Universities Alumni Burns Nicht

Omni Parker House, Boston

Saturday, January 10, 2015

The evening will begin with a reception starting at 5:30pm.  A bagpipe and drum demonstration and a performance by Highland Dance Boston will follow.  The pipers, Kevin Wisehart and Silas Neale, the drummer, Brian Morgan, and Highland Dance Boston will lead the procession to dinner at 7pm.  After dinner, the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society will perform and then lead in Country Dancing until 11:30pm.

The full programme is attached below.

Attire for gentlemen will be black tie (kilt, of course), or lounge suit. We remind those who plan to come that we give a commitment to our caterers several days before the dinner, and that after that point we are unable to refund any payment. The cost of the dinner is $140 per person and includes the reception with a full bar (1 drinks ticket included). Booking is now closed.  Please contact with any last minute enquiries.

Directions to the Omni Parker House can be found hereThe hotel offers a special rate should you wish to stay overnight.

Should you wish to rent a kilt for the event, you can find possible sources here.


Belinda J. Wilkes

Belinda J Wilkes, Jesus (Cantab.), President of the Oxford & Cambridge Society 

David Manns,
Jan 1, 2015, 5:52 AM