The CHICAGO SCOTS organize and host a wide variety of events including the Scottish Festival & Highland Games, to educate, entertain, preserve Scottish customs and most importantly to support our principle charity: the Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care campus in North Riverside, Illinois.

See below for some of our upcoming events or click on our Full Calendar of Events for complete details.

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Photo by James Richards IV

Photo by James Richards IV

Immortal Memory given by: 
June Sawyers




Address to the Haggis by:
Jack Moncrieff Crombie

Each year the CHICAGO SCOTS gather together to celebrate the birthday (25 January), life and work of the Scottish poet, Robert Burns. 

robert burns supper

Enjoy traditions such as the Immortal Memory, the Toasts to the Lads & Lassies and of course the address to the haggis. We look forward to welcoming you to our annual tribute to Robert Burns.  

Join us for an evening of cocktails, delicious food, toasts, music & dancing on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the University Club of Chicago. GET TICKETS TODAY!

Proceeds from this event support the Caledonia Senior Living & Memory Care campus in North Riverside, Illinois. 

Thank you to our Whisky Sponsor for the evening! 


Toast to the Lads & Lassies given by: Mike Bell & Sema Lakhani-Bell



Tax-deductible for non-winners. Must be 21+ to win. Winner will be announced at the Burns Supper, you DO NOT need to be present to win. ID required to pick-up prize. 

Estimated value over $1,000! 

CLICK HERE to view the bottles one lucky winner will walk away with. 

Have friends & family that would be interested in the raffle? 

Contact us to get a personalized tracking link to send to your family and friends. The top person who refers the most people to purchase a raffle ticket will win a top-notch prize. CLICK HERE for more details. 

NOTE: a personalized link must be issued from Chicago Scots in order to track referrals. Contact us at: or 708.426.7149

For each raffle ticket purchased you are entered for a chance to win an impressive collection of Wine & Whisky.

For additional information or questions about upcoming events, please contact 

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