Scottish Country Dancing in the Washington, D.C. Area, the Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia Branches of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society


As of August 12, 2021, classes in Northern Virginia (now on Thursdays) and Greenbelt (still on Tuesdays) have started limited in-person dancing. All other classes are meeting online. Please see below, as well as the "News & Information" page for each class, for further details.New!

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Frederick Greenbelt College Park
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Northern Virginia (Arlington) New!

Baltimore and Frederick are about 1 hour north of DC.

Flyer (PDF) listing contact information for all classes in DC, Maryland, and Virginia.

To find out what dances, figures, and steps we've been covering in our area classes, please see Dances Taught.

Top of page Northern Virginia Branch

Top of page Baltimore, MD - Baltimore Scottish Country Dancers

Baltimore Scottish Country Dancers on hiatus until further notice!New!

Top of page Bethesda, MD - Scottish Country Dance Society of Washington, D.C.

Per NIH class closure requirements, the NIH class will be postponed until further notice.

Top of page Bethesda, MD - Friday Basic Social and Technique Classes

Top of page Blacksburg, VA - SCD Blacksburg

The Blacksburg class will be postponed until further notice.

Top of page College Park, MD - Royal Scottish Country Dance at Maryland

  • Wednesdays
  • Student group at the University of Maryland, College Park
  • Facebook

Top of page Frederick, MD - Frederick Scottish Country Dancers

Top of page Greenbelt, MD - St. Columba's Scottish Country Dance Group

The Greenbelt class will have some outdoor dancing in fall 2021. Please e-mail for details.