AHDA Membership

Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the 2021/2022 registration process.

AHDA Membership Benefits

  • The opportunity to dance in a non-competitive environment at the Annual AHDA Christmas Concert, Antigonish Highland Games Street Fair Concert, the Antigonish Farmers Market and other community events throughout the year.
  • The opportunity to take part in AHDA sponsored workshops, preferred registration and pricing, recitals and socials.
  • The opportunity to compete for the “Bill Cousins Memorial Award”, presented at the annual AHDA Fall competition to a pre-premier member of AHDA.
  • Will have their dance competition results submitted to the local newspaper and all social media outlets by the association.
  • Dancers are eligible to apply for an AHDA scholarship in their last year of secondary education. Association members are eligible to apply for a travel allowance if selected to represent Nova Scotia at the annual Canadian Highland Dance Championships.

2021-2022 Membership Fees
$45/Dancer or $60/Family

  • Registration Fees: $25/Dancer or $35/Family
  • Fundraising Fees:  $20/Dancer or $25/Family
  • Please note that the fundraising fee replaces the previous practice of families providing a gift for the gift basket draw at the AHDA November competition, and providing a gift card for the gift card tree draw at the AHDA Christmas concert. Dancers will still be required to sell 5 books of tickets for the Christmas concert draw.
  • Deadline is October 31st and a late fee of an additional $15 will be applied to each dancer


After filling out the form online, please e-transfer payment ($45 or $60) to ahda.news@gmail.com
If possible please add the dancer name (s) in the Memo/Message section.

Secret Question-What town and county does our association represent?

The Online Form

Please fill out the following form for each dancer in your family.

    Dancers Information

    Please enter the date of birth of the dancer

    Please select a classification level:

    Contact Information

    By submitting this form, you agree with the below terms:

    I hereby give AHDA permission to use any photographs/videos taken of my child for AHDA promotional activities.


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    Accidents & Injury

    In case of injury or accident of any kind while participating in AHDA activities, AHDA, any executive members/volunteers of AHDA, will not be held liable for that occurrence. I hereby release AHDA, its executive members/volunteers from all claims or damage, which may arise out of any loss or personal injury to the named participant in the association.

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