Okanagan Celtic Events

Nov 2020
30 November 2020

St. Andrews Day

St Andrew has been celebrated in Scotland for over a thousand years, with feasts being held in his honour as far back as the year 1000 AD. However, it wasn’t until 1320, when Scotland’s independence was declared with the signing of The Declaration of Arbroath, that he officially became Scotland’s …

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Dec 2020
31 December 2020

Happy Hogmanay

Hogmanay is what we Scots call New Year's Eve - 31 December - the big night that marks the arrival of the new year.

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Jan 2021
25 January 2021

Robbie Burns Day

This is the day we celebrate Robert Burns’ contribution to Scottish culture, and all things Scottish.

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Mar 2021
17 March 2021

Saint Patrick’s Day

Saint Patrick’s Day is widely celebrated by Irish around the world, In North America, St. Patrick's Day has become a celebration of being Irish — parades and parties feature head-to-toe green clothing, green leprechaun hats.

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Apr 2021
06 April 2021

Tartan Day

Tartan Day is a celebration of Scottish heritage on April 6, the date on which the Declaration of Arbroath was signed in 1320.

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Jul 2021
01 July 2021

Canada Day

Canada Day, a national holiday, celebrates the anniversary of July 1, 1867, the effective date of the Constitution Act, 1867 (then called the British North America Act, 1867), which united the three separate colonies of the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into a single Dominion within the …

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Jul 2022
01 July 2022

Canada Day

Canada Day, a national holiday, celebrates the anniversary of July 1, 1867, the effective date of the Constitution Act, 1867 (then called the British North America Act, 1867), which united the three separate colonies of the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into a single Dominion within the …

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