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Calendar days may have more than one holiday or special theme day, with associated dances.  Click to view, or see the entire dance database list below.

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On any page, click the dance description image for a downloadable copy or link to the most current version of the dance.

Butterfly Day

Scottish Butterfly

World Porridge Day

Hielan Brochan

Vesuvius Day

Over The Volcano

Werewolf Day

The Scottish Werewolf


Hallowe'en Jig

World Animal Day

Les Pandas Roux

World Egg Day

Just a Dozen

October's Birthflower/St. Luke's Day


Ghosts & Ghouls Day

Green Lady of Skipness Castle

James Bond Day


Autumn Leaves Day

Autumn Leaves

Gin & Tonic Day

Cleghorn's Remedy

Pumpkin Day

The Pumpking Baker

Mad Hatter Day

The Mad Hatter

Silly Sayings Day

Mingle Mangle

Black Cat Night

Black Cat

Desserts & Puddings Day

Pudding Mixer

Apple Day

Worcester Pearmain

the Season of the Witch

Widdershins (Martlew)

World Smile Day

The Cheshire Cat

Octopus Day

Round Reel of Eight

Ysobel Stewart (1882 - 1968)

Mrs Stewart of Fish Hoek

Nut Day

The Hazel Tree

Dracula Bites Night

Slains Castle (Dracula's Jig)

Astronomy Day


Birthday of Princess Ka'iulani

Pikake Lei

Ballet Day

Corrie Sith

War of the Worlds Broadcast, 1938

The Planet Mars (War of the Worlds)


Calendar days may have more than one holiday or special theme day, with associated dances.  Click on any date to visit the page of interest.  

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The majority of dance descriptions referenced on this site have been taken from the


Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary or the

Scottish Country Dancing Database 


Snapshots of dance descriptions are provided as an overview only.  As updates may have occurred, please click the dance description to be forwarded to a printable dance description or one of the official reference sources.

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