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


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Silver Spring
College Park
(student group)
Northern Virginia (Arlington) New!
Alexandria (beginner)New!
Greenbelt (beginner)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 Alexandria, VA - Friday Social and Technique Classes

Top of page Alexandria, VA & Greenbelt, MD - SCD for Beginners Classes

Top of page Arlington, VA - Northern Virginia Branch

  • Northern Virginia Branch
  • Northern Virginia dances in person every Thursday at 7:30 p.m..
  • A 4-session FUNdamentals class begins December 1, 2022. Our 10-week FUNdamentals class begins January 12, 2023.
  • To dance in person, please agree to our revised Health Policy before coming to class.
  • Zoom-only classes are on alternate Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.. If you are not already receiving an e-mail invitation to attend on Zoom, please e-mail
  • For questions about Northern Virginia classes, please email

Top of page Baltimore, MD - Baltimore Scottish Country Dancers

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

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

RSCD@UMD on hiatus until further notice!New!

  • 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

Top of page Silver Spring, MD - Scottish Country Dance Society of Washington (SCDSW), D.C.