Branch Administration

Scottish Country Dancing

Events in the Carolinas

Calendar of Events

The editor of our branch newsletter, Tom Dillon, maintains and publishes this calendar of events in the newsletter.

Valentine’s Tea Dance

Hosted by the Durham-Chapel Hill Scottish Country Dancers this event is held in February just around Valentine’s Day.

Midwinter Workshop & Ball

Hosted by the Little Rock, Arkansas Scottish Country Dancers this event is held in February.

Atlanta Branch Spring Workshop

Hosted by the Atlanta Branch this welcome dance, workshop and ball are usually held in early March.

St. Patrick’s Day Dance Party

Hosted by the Richmond, Virginia Scottish Country Dancers this event is held in March.

Christmas Dance

Hosted by the Richmond, Virginia Scottish Country Dancers this event is held in December.

Loch Norman

Highland Games

Details on Richard Walker’s website. Held at on the third weekend in April, with a Friday Welcome dance and a more formal Gala dance on Saturday. Platform dancing at the games field is scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.

Greenville, SC

Travelers Rest - end of May

Grand Father Mtn.

Highland Games

In the week prior to the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games (second week in July), a week long school for all levels of Scottish Country Dancing, Thistle School, is held at Lees McRae College. A Gala is held on Friday evening.

Charleston, SC

Highland Games

On the evening of Charleston Highland Games (third Saturday in September), the Charleston Scottish Country Dancers host a post games dance.

Waxhaw Games

The Charlotte Scottish Country Dancers host a dance on the Saturday evening of the Waxhaw, NC games which are held on the last weekend in October.

Halloween Dance

Hosted by the Richmond, Virginia Scottish Country Dancers this event is held at the end of October.

St Andrew’s Dance

On the third Saturday of November, the Greensboro Scottish Country Dancers host their St Andrew’s Day Dance.