Resources

An Coimisiun Le Rinci Gaelacha: The Irish Dancing Commision hosts the World Irish Dancing Championships, held this year in Montreal, Canada on March 29th - April 5th 2015.

North American Irish Dance Championships: The North American Irish Dance Championships (NAIDC) is the premiere Irish dance competition contested on the continent. Held in rotating cities in North America, this prestigious event is attended by top dancers from around the world. The 2015 NAIDC will be hosted by the New England Region in Providence, Rhode Island. The event will be held at the Rhode Island Convention Center from July 1st to July 5th, 2015.

The IDTANA-Southern Region: The Irish Dance Teachers Association of North America Southern Region is comprised of teachers and adjudicators registered with An Coimisiun le Rinci Gaelacha in 14 states, the District of Columbia and Mexico. Reservations for the 2015 Southern Region Oireachtas will open online for participants on May 1. This year’s oireachtas will be held at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas.

North American Feis Commission: The North American Feis Commission (N.A.F.C.) is an organization of Feis Managers responsible for the organizing Feiseanna in Canada and the United States.The primary role of the N.A.F.C. is the development and promotion of Irish Culture, through the medium of Irish Dance and music, as a principal component of the Irish identity.

Download a printable version of the NAFC dancing rules here.

Feisworx: The premier services provider for feiseanna in North America

Dance Again: Dance Again is a site for Irish dancers and dressmakers all over the world to buy and sell new or used solo dresses. Over 2,500 dresses currently for sale. They also feature dressmakers and designers, dance supplies, message boards and more.

Elevation Design: Elevation Design specializes in the manufacturing of exclusive and unique Irish dancing dresses. The Elevation Design Irish dance brand is one which is known worldwide in the Irish dancing community.