Craig Shepperly explained some of the language and customs of the classic Robert Burns song Auld Lang Syne.
Scott Duncan piped Flowers of the Forest in honor of those who passed last year.
Chief Scott Duncan
As always, one of the highlights of the evening was the Presentation of the Haggis by SHANO Chief, Scott Duncan.
Scott Duncan with the Haggis
George Anderson recited Burn's epic poem "Ode to A Haggis" with passion and gusto.
Haggis is a pudding of sorts - but far from the chocolate or banana cream you may be picturing. Instead it is a savory pudding made of such things as sheep's heart, liver and lungs along with oatmeal, suet and spices. It is encased in the sheep's stomach and cooked for a minimum of three hours.