This coming Monday is of course St Andrew's Day - he is the Patron Saint of Scotland.
St Andrew's celebration at Stirling Castle
£110 plus VAT per person
Historic Scotland is delighted to announce it’s first St Andrew's Ceilidh at Stirling Castle. This event is the perfect setting for a final celebration of the Scottish Homecoming Year 2009.
The St Andrew's Celebration at Stirling Castle will take the format of a contemporary Scottish evening with a mixture of modern entertainment throughout the night, finishing with a ceilidh band guaranteed to get everyone swinging and dancing.
With a fine selection of entertainment and high quality menu, this event will provide a unique opportunity to entertain guests in the Great Hall at Stirling Castle.
Cock a Leekie Soup
Roast, Stuffed Saddle of Lamb with rosemary and garlic, Gratin potatoes, savoy cabbage and carrots
Mixed Crème Brulee with shortbread
Coffee & Tablet
Black Tie/Highland Dress
Seating will be by table plan. Tables can be reserved for parties of up to 10.
Programme for the Night Includes
7pm Pre-dinner drinks including sparkling wine and selection of soft drinks in the Chapel Royal
8pm Dinner in the Great Hall
9.45pm Entertainment and dancing to a modern style Ceilidh band
Midnight Auld Lang Syne
What a fabulous evening it sounds!
Well tomorrow we shall start a new series of posts to lead us up to Christmas - Advent Hymns. The blog will also assume a more sombre colour scheme until the great feast arrives. We shall return to Stirling Castle towards the end of January.