Calgary Highland Dancing Association

News and Notes


CHDA is a not for profit organization established to promote Highland Dancing in Calgary and surrounding areas. CHDA is the proud sponsor of four competitions and the Chinook Open Championship each year.

CHDA also sponsors gear sales, pipe practices and workshops with national and internationally recognized teachers and adjudicators.



Updated: February 2, 2017


  • There will be a Pre-premier workshop on March 12 for CHDA members at Infinite Creations. More information and registration is  available on the  DOWNLOADS page.

  • No February meeting for the CHDA.  Next meeting is Monday, March 6th.  More information to follow.

  • Registration for the March Chinook Championship / Open Competition is now available on the DOWNLOADS page.

  • Congratulations to all of the CHDA 2016 Aggregate winners. The list of winners is posted on the RESULTS page.

  • January 28, 2017 - CHDA Closed Competition : Results are now posted on RESULTS page.

  • No CHDA Pipe Practice in March.

  • ScotDance Alberta Open Championship & Competition is February 25th /26th in Calgary. More information and registration available on DOWNLOADS page. Registration closes Monday, February 13th at 11:59pm.

  • Maps/Addresses of CHDA venues found on MAPS page.

  • Trophy Sponsorship is available via online form and downloadable PDF from DOWNLOADS page.

  • CHDA Membership registration for 2016/17 is available online on DOWNLOADS page.