William Hill Scottish Cup Tour – Burns Mall – 12/13 January!

8th January 2019

Burns Mall Shopping Centre is delighted to announce that we are playing host to this year’s Scottish Cup Tour on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 January 2019!

The William Hill Scottish Cup has been out on the road this season, complete with a full trophy experience for fans to enjoy.

Local fans of Scottish Football will have an opportunity to re-live the Glory Days when Kilmarnock won the Scottish Cup back in 1997, and will celebrate its return to Kilmarnock for the first time in 21 years!

The 1997 Scottish Cup Final  was the 112th final of the Scottish CupScottish football’s most prestigious knock-out  association football competition. The match took place at Ibrox Stadium in Glasgow on 24 May 1997 and was contested by Scottish Premier Division Club, Kilmarnock and Scottish Division One Club, Falkirk.

The match was Kilmarnock’s eighth appearance in the final and Falkirk’s third. Kilmarnock had previously won the final twice whilst Falkirk had won both of its previous final appearances. Kilmarnock won the match 1–0, the only goal coming from Paul Wright in the 20th minute of the first half.

The Homecoming Kilmarnock Tour was an experience that no Kilmarnock fan would be unable to forget when the Winning Team toured the town in an open-top bus to celebrate their victory with the thousands of local fans lining the streets and cheering them on!

Fans will be able to create their very own unforgettable Scottish Cup memories as they experience the history of the tournament, test themselves in our series of challenges and have their very own moment with the trophy.

Fans will be able to create their very own original moment and unforgettable memory with the Scottish Cup.