The Qualicum Beach Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 is set to toast the haggis again in honor of the Scottish poet Robbie Burns. (PQB News file photo)

The Qualicum Beach Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 is set to toast the haggis again in honor of the Scottish poet Robbie Burns. (PQB News file photo)

Qualicum Beach Legion excited to bring back Robbie Burns Night

Ticket sales open Jan. 8 at the RCL Branch 76 lounge

Robbie Burns Night is back.

The Qualicum Beach Royal Canadian Legion Branch 76 will bring back the celebration of the birth of the legendary Scottish poet on Jan. 28.

After two years of not holding the event, the Legion is excited to be staging one of its premier functions of the year, full of pomp and ceremony.

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The event will feature the Qualicum Beach Pipe Band, piping in the infamous haggis. The Highland Dancers will also be performing.

Those who wish to attend Burns Night, ticket sales will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion lounge on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 2 p.m. It costs $50. It’s first-come, first-serve. Ticket sales will cease on Jan. 12. Priorities will be given to Branch 76 members to you need to bring your current membership card.

For more information, you can contact Lynn and Jack MacLean at 250-752-0986 or email jackmaclean@shaw.ca.

— NEWS Staff

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