The Western Ontario Highland Dancers' Association extends you a warm highland welcome!  Thank you for visiting!

News & Important Updates

ScotDance Canada Notification for Competition / Event Organizers

Refunds from our March weekend will be issued in the next few days.  Refunds will be coming directly from Eventbrite. Stay healthy everyone, we miss you all!!!!!

WOHDA is excited to begin our 2020 dance season full of our numerous competitions and Championships.  Please feel free to contact any of our Executive if you have questions or comments:

WOHDA would like to extend our deepest thanks and appreciation to Marjorie-Anne Macleod Dent, Vice President and Jamie Maclean, Treasurer for their years of service to WOHDA in their various positions.  We are forever grateful and will miss you both dearly.

WOHDA would like to congratulate Amanda Birtch in her new role as Vice President and Sue Brown as Interim Treasurer.  We are overjoyed to welcome you both to our WOHDA team. 

The 2019-2020 WOHDA Membership form is available online here


Thank you to those that attended our recent AGM.  The winner of the Tim's card was Shari Van Vugt.

WOHDA is currently looking for individuals to the fill the position of Awards Coordinator.  Please contact Megan Leonard at wohdadance@gmail.com if you are interested!

See the Rules & Regulations page for details on: Teaching / Judging Rule and New Scrutineering Points - Effective January 1, 2017

See the Rules & Regulations page for details on: ScotDance Canada's Important Qualifying Rule Change for the Canadian Championship - Effective Immediately

Our WOHDA Facebook page is here. Please visit and "Like" us. 

Our Mission

Founded in 1968 by Jenny MacLachlan, WOHDA supports highland dance in Western Ontario, Canada. Our mission is to continuously pursue excellence in Highland Dance for its members; offering workshops, competitions and championships to assist dancers in achieving their dance goals.

"Dancing with the feet is one thing ...
dancing with the heart is another"

Our Website Community is Your Guide to:

  • Membership, participation and volunteer opportunities
  • Highland dance dress code
  • Preparing for competition
  • Competitive events schedule and entry forms
  • Competition results
  • Workshops
  • Finding a dance teacher
  • Photo gallery of dancers
  • Links to related sites
  • And more!
For additional information and inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact Megan Leonard, our WOHDA Administrator at wohdadance@gmail.com.

Find us on Facebook  www.facebook.com/WOHDA