Click on an image or date to visit a page for more information about the day, the dance, videos, and links to dance descriptions. 

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.

To return to this page, click the header picture for the month.


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

Night of the Krampus (Krampusnacht)

The Naughty Child

Gingerbread House Day

Ashbourne Gingerbread

Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol'

Hot Punch

St. Nicholas' Day

The Candy Cane Reel

Saint Lucy's Day

St Lucia Strathspey

the Christmas Season

Mistletoe and Holly

Visit the Zoo Day

The Zoologist

Antarctica Day

Antarctica Bound

Figgy & Plum Pudding Day

Shake the Pudding Down

That Darn Cat premiere

Ecclefechan Feline

Lemon Cupcake Day

Meyer Lemon Strathspey

the Christmas Season

Christmas Party Jig

Bûche de Noël Day

Jelly Roll

the Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party (1773)

Boston Tea Party

the Christmas Season

Chasing an Elf

Cookie Day

Cookie Shine

Lager Day

Lager Beer

Maple Syrup Day

Maple Sugar Jig

Christmas Eve

Here Comes Santa Claus


Mrs. Lambert's Black Bun

Tom Bawcock's Eve

Cornish Hospitality

Christmas Lights Night

Xmas Lights

Sugar Plum Day

Victoria Plums

Christmas Day

Happy Christmas


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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