COOS BAY — The Coastal Celtic Society will present its 17th annual Scottish Burns Night Celebration Saturday, Feb. 9. Social Hour will begin at 5 p.m, and the program and banquet will start at 6 p.m. at The Mill Casino-Hotel, 3201 Tremont Ave., North Bend.
Tickets are $40 per person and are available at the Ko-Kwel Gift Shop inside the casino or by calling 800-953-4800, ext. 9.
A special hotel room rate is being offered by The Mill Casino-Hotel. For more information or tickets, call 541-266-8989.
In addition to all the traditional Burns Dinner features such as the Address to the Haggis, the program includes entertainment by Oregon Coast Pipes & Drums and the Bay City Celtic Kids performing Scottish fiddle tunes during the social hour.
Additional performances will be given by: Mary Grace on Celtic harp; the Crombies singing Burns' songs; Victoria MacKenzie on bagpipes; and Finnavarra playing Burns' and Celtic music.
The banquet will include traditional Scottish dishes — Tatties and Neeps, Cock-a-Leekie Soup, Haggis, and Trifle dessert, as well as Chicken in the Heather and top Sirloin.
Scottish attire suggested but not required.
Proceeds of the event also support the Coastal Celtic Society’s Scholarship Fund, a 501(C)3 charity promoting Celtic Culture through music, dance, education and the arts.