Youth activities

The Youth Services Committee is proud to take the lead in three annual RSCDS events. Each event is unique and international, so we invite you to take part, have some fun and meet some new friends. 

In addition to our events the Youth Services Committee holds competitions where members can win prizes, so be sure to check this page often for updates!

We are determined to help young people explore the world of Scottish Country Dancing. Our workshops and family weekends are aimed at the whole family, so why not take a long weekend and learn how to 'Dance Scottish'.

Junior Summer School

Happening around the end of July to early August every year, Junior Summer School is part of the official Summer School programme

Spring Fling & Fringe

Spring Fling (and Fringe) is THE Scottish Country Dance Festival for young people worldwide

Global Youth Week

Take part in our youth-focused, worldwide competition and enter to win one of three Youth Development Grants

Virtual Festival

Enter a choreographed video of you and your friends Scottish Country Dancing for a chance to win! 

Young Dancers Mascot

The RSCDS has found its mascot...meet Rowan, the Scottish blackface dancing sheep

Workshops & youth activities

Discover dance workshops and youth activities that are aimed at the whole family

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There are 159 RSCDS Branches and over 300 Affiliated Groups in more than 50 countries around the world, located on all continents (except Antarctica).

They organise and run classes, dances and other social events in their own areas and are committed to helping develop Scottish Dance and Music for future generations.

We encourage you to try Scottish Country Dancing for yourself to see just how much fun it can be, so please come along and learn how to 'Dance Scottish'. 

Wherever you are in the world there is most likely Scottish Country Dancing.

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