Kaitlyn Saunders

Kaitlyn Saunders

Competition returns

The Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association will host its fifth annual Highland dance competition next week.

PORT McNEILL—Dancers from across Vancouver Island will take the floor next week when the Mount Waddington Highland Dance Association hosts its fifth annual Highland dance competition.

The event begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, and will feature morning and afternoon sessions across a wide range of skill levels and dance styles.

In addition to the traditional Highland dances, a choreography competition will take place for both groups and individuals. The day wraps up with the Challenge Hornpipe.

Tickets are $5 for adults and entry is free for children. Event programs will be available for $3.