Promoting Scottish Culture throughout Metro Vancouver (and beyond)
The United Scottish Cultural Society promotes and conducts events, and raises an awareness of the Scottish cultural activities happening throughout Metro Vancouver along with the benefits of involvement in these activities for people of all ages.
If you are hosting an event that involves Scottish culture and you wish to have it included in this calendar, you are invited to Submit your Event Details on the form provided.
Coming with hopes and expectations, new immigrants experienced longing and loss for family, friends and the land they left behind – also immense joy and optimism. The concert explores the music of Scotland and Northern Britain, brought to Canada by Scottish emigrants.
Elspeth McVeigh sings this beautiful music ( “Beautifully”), Kelsey Zachary plays the fiddle with all the knowledge and verve of a master (mistress!) fiddler.
This is the prelude to a show at the International Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland in August, and a treat not to be missed.