About Us

Gay Gordons 2012 CeilidhGay Gordons Edinburgh is a LGBTQI not-for-profit, community-run Scottish country dance group, formed in 2009. We have close links with the Gay Gordons groups in London and Manchester.

Our weekly dance evenings

Dancers of all ages and levels of experience are welcome, and new members are welcome at any time.

The emphasis is on fun. All we ask is that if you come to one of our dance evenings, you’re happy to dance with everyone – man with man, woman with woman, or man with woman!

What you’ll need…

  • Love of dancing
  • Willingness to learn
  • Comfortable shoes, e.g. trainersGG's Winter Ceilidh 2015_7592

What you DON’T need…

  • Experience – all levels welcome
  • A partner
  • A kilt – that’s optional!

Cost
You can join for the whole year, or turn up any Monday and pay on the door – it’s £4.50 for non-members, £4 for members, and your first evening is free. Annual membership costs £10.

Current term dates

We run three terms a year:

• Sept 19 to Dec 12 2016
• Jan 9 to April 3 2017
• April 24 to June 19 2017.

Venue
Our current venue is Greyfriars Charteris Centre (formerly Kirk O’Field Church) at the Pleasance, Edinburgh EH8 9RR.

Contact us to find out more… or just come along. We’ll be pleased to see you!