Burns Dinner

The Night of Robert Burns

The Scottish St. Andrew Society of Greater St.Louis invites you and your guests to our 47th Annual Robert Burns Dinner! This event is a solemn gathering featuring all the hallmarks of our Scottish heritage. We'll even have the best haggis this side of the Mississippi! Join us as we celebrate the works and memory of The Bard, Robert Burns.

The dinner will take place on Saturday, January 19th, 2019 at the Frontenac Hilton, Ambassador Ballroom located on 1335 S. Lindbergh Blvd, St Louis, Missouri 63131. Complimentary parking is available in the interior, adjacent lot.

Doors will open at 5:45 pm with a social cocktail hour complete with parlor music. Dinner will commence promptly at 7:00 pm with an introduction of the evening's agenda.

During the dinner, toasts from our guests, musical performances, Highland dancing, and a speech on the life and memory of Robert Burns will be delivered. Dancer, bagpipers, and a special guest from Scotland will be among the evening's entertainment.

A Burns Dinner is always an amazing evening filled with lots of great food, fellowship, music, and an exposure to Scottish culture unlike anything else in the world. Whether you're a Burns Dinner veteran or a first-time attendee, we welcome everyone to join us. Visit our online store and reserve your tickets today!

Ticket Information

  • $75 Members
  • $85 Non-Members
  • $700 Table of 10 if paid before 11/30/18
  • $750 Table of 10 if paid before 12/31/18

*Please note: all online purchases are subject to a 2% PayPal convenience fee.

To reserve tickets through the mail, send payment with guest information to our PO Box:

Scottish St. Andrew Society of Greater St. Louis
PO Box 50306
St. Louis, MO 63105

*You will not receive a physical ticket.  Your name will be added to the list of attendees. To add to the Scottish atmosphere of the evening, if you have any Scottish lineage in your family, please add your clan or sept name to your purchase and we'll create a list of representative clans.

For visiting out-of-town guests, the Frontenac Hilton will have a special room rate for dinner attendees. When making your reservation, reference the society for the discount.

Special Guest (Feature Coming Soon!)

This year we are proud to host a very talented special guest who will no doubt provide us with a quintessential Scottish experience just right for a Burns Dinner. A featured profile will be available soon so check back again for more details!

Bill o' Fare

The Burns Committee is currently working with the hotel to create the evening's dinner menu. If you would like a vegetarian option or have any dietary restrictions, please email Karen Kraft at the society email: ssas.thistle.times@gmail.com.