Event Details


May 7th, 2016


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


The Flight Executive Centre, 2066 Dorchester Road, Dorchester, ON

About The Feis -

Cead Mile Failte (Welcome) to the web site for the Forest City Feis in London, Ontario, Canada. On Saturday, May 7, 2016 we will celebrate our 30th Annual Feis and are pleased to announce that Irish culture is thriving in our region.

This year, the Forest City Feis will be held at the The Flight Executive Centre (see map below) in Dorchester, Ontario.  Our feis has expanded to include music and vocal competitions as well as world class Irish dancing championship competitions. It is our intention to introduce other aspects of Celtic culture in the future as we continue to expand…stay tuned!

General enquiries regarding the Forest City Feis may be forwarded to Joan Preece, Chairperson. 

Rock n Reel – “Hands to Myself” by Selena Gomez and “Cake by the Ocean” by DNCE

Entry Information – 

Entries for the Forest City Feis, scheduled for Saturday, May 7, 2016, are being accepted via eFeis.com

The deadline for entries is April 15, 2016, after which a late fee will apply as outlined in the syllabus. Entries will still be accepted up to April 22, 2016. The Forest City Feis has made a definite commitment not to accept entries or changes on the day of the feis. No exceptions will be made to this rule under any circumstances. This action has been taken in order to increase administrative efficiency and to ensure a prompt start to competitions. We strongly encourage all competitors to register early in order to avoid payment of late fees and to guarantee participation in the feis.

If you wish to pay by cheque, please print the registration form from eFeis and mail along with payment (no post dated cheques) to:

Jennifer Crook, Entry Secretary
Forest City Feis
2441 Goodfellow Court
London, Ontario N6M 1L7
Email: Jen Crook

Please make cheques payable to “Forest City Feis”

The admission fee of $20.00 per family must be submitted with the registration form.  

Entry fees are as follows:

  • $20.00 admission to feis
  • $9.00 solo dancing
  • $9.00 figure dancing 
  • $9.00 music competition
  • $5.00 Tir Na N’Og
  • $30.00 Preliminary Championship (results included)
  • $9.00 Preliminary Championship Set Dance Competition
  • $38.00 Open Championship – three rounds (results included)
  • $100.00 maximum per family (admission/late fee must be added)
  • (US money is accepted at par)

Entries should be postmarked no later than Friday, April 15, 2016. Entries postmarked after this date must include a $20.00 late fee. Entries close Friday, April 22, 2016.

Rock-n-Reel - “Hands to Myself” by Selena Gomez and “Cake by the Ocean” by DNCE

Click HERE for the 2016 Syllabus

Click HERE for the Competitor List (May 4, 2016)

Click HERE for the 2016 stage schedule (May 5th FINAL)

Map of venue HERE

2016 Adjudicators

  • Jill Domick-Etoll, Syracuse, NY
  • Sean Flynn, NY
  • Ann Johnston-Sullivan, Syracuse, NY
  • Eleanor Kelly, Mississauga, ON
  • Orla Kelly,Mississauga, ON
  • Eddie Murphy, NY
  • Joe Seletski, NY
  • Bernadette Short, Montreal,QC
  • Marie Short, Montreal,QC
2016 Musicians

  • Linda Hartter
  • Pat King
  • Ena O’Brien
  • Tony Rutherford
  • Quentin Simms
Hotel/ Accommodations 

Towne Plaza Suites (approx. 13 min drive to feis)

800 Exeter Road, London, ON, N6E 1L5

Comfort Inn & Suites (approx. 16 minutes to feis)

20 Samnah Crescent,  Ingersoll, ON, N5C 3J7

2066 Dorchester Road
Dorchester, ON
N0L 1G2

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