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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.

New Year's Dancing

January Jig

Hot Buttered Rum Day

The Butter Churn

Peanut Butter Day

Peanut Butter and Jelly

Zebra Day

Zebras and Wildebeests

Handsel Day

The Handsel

Hot Toddy Day

A Hot Toddy

Winnie the Pooh Day

The Tigger Bounce

Burns Night

The Haggis Thrash

Bird Day

The Foula Reel

Scottish History Day

The Camel

Aurora Watching

The Northern Lights

Australia Day

Hay's Australian Ladies

Shortbread Day

Helen's Shortbread

Skeptics Day

When in Doubt, Dance Petronella

World Snow Day

The Snowball

Chocolate Cake Day

Walnut Cake with Chocolate Spread

Distaff Day

The Temper Pin

Greyfriars Bobby Day

Greyfriar's Bobby

Squirrel Day

Red Squirrel Reel

Daisy Day

Daisy Chain

New Year's Day

First Foot and Friend

Argyle Day

Argyll's Fancy

Hat Day

The Cocket Hat

Polka Dot Day

Polka Dot

Nevermore Day

The Raven's Dance

Mermaid Day

The Mermaid's Choice

Appreciate a Dragon Day

The Dragon

Pie Day

Walnut Pie


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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