Celtic Groups and Events in the Washington, DC Area

Celtic Dance

Irish Dance

Greenfeet's Irish Dance and Music in the DC Area
Paul O'Donnell's been maintaining his listing of Irish dance classes in the DC area for over 10 years and it still remains the best site to go to.

Scottish Country Dance

Scottish Country Dancing in the Washington, DC Area
Scottish Country Dancing is one of the preeminent social dance forms native to Scotland.

Scottish Highland Dance

The Thistle Dancers
The Thistle Dancers is a group of talented young dancers who perform the traditional dances of Scotland. Formed in 1998, they have performed extensively throughout Northern Virginia, Southern Maryland, and the Washington DC area. Annually The Thistle Dancers perform at the National Tartan Day in Washington, DC; the Potomac Celtic Festival in Leesburg, VA; and the Scottish Heritage Festival in Alexandria, VA. These dancers have also performed at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC, at local nursing homes, private weddings, and various Robert Burns Celebrations.