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Great Lakes Feis

Sunday August 17th  2014




Feis Announcements


We are still accepting NEW REGISTRATIONS and changes AT THE FEIS


Online registration is now closed.  If you missed the deadline, we will still accept your registration at the feis. 


Great Lakes Feis offers FLAT rates for dancing registration!

One fee for as many dances as you can dance!



First Feis and Beginner 1

Beginner 2, Novice, Prizewinners

Prelim and Open Champ

Art & Music



In Person
at the Feis only

$ 55.00

$ 85.00

$ 100.00

$ 7.50



TEAM COMPETITIONS (Figures and Ceili) :

Please make sure ALL members of your team are registered for your competiton.  Your team will not be allowed to compete unless all members are properly registered.  Anyone registering for any team competitions will only be charged $7.50 (no change fees are applied) .


2014 Great Lakes Feis Program:

Once again we will offer an electronic program.  As soon as the registration list and stage schedule is finalized, we will publish the program right here on this website.


Radisson Hotel:

The Radisson currently has a block of rooms available for $119 per night.

Please contact the hotel directly to book your reservation


We are looking for volunteers:
all volunteers do not have to pay the venue entrance fee AND get a great t-shirt J

If you are interested, make sure to sign up at Sign-Up-Genius


Feis Schedule:

Saturday – 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

o        Pre-registration at the Lansing Radisson

o        pick-up of cards only

o        Late registration and changes on Sunday only



o        7:30 am     Doors open and new registrations and changes accepted (cash or cc only)

o        8:00 am     Opening ceremonies begin


(Hard shoe first – championship will start with oldest and end with youngest)

Please do not email to ask about timing – we don’t know!

o        10:30 am    All art competitions are due (no entries accepted any later)

o        3:00 pm     All music competitions end


Lansing Center Entrance Fee – there will be a $7.00 entrance fee that the Lansing Center collects at their box office.  The box office will be open at 7:30 am on Sunday morning.  All competitors and children under 16 get in for FREE.  Please make sure to get your hand stamped before trying to get into the main dance hall.





The only way to contact the feis is to send an e-mail at Great Lakes Feis E-mail

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o        Color Your Own

o        Northwest Ink

o        Celtic by Design

o        Celtic Path

o        Ballinvilla Products

o        Photography by Harrington

o        Emerald Key

o        Celtic Seasons

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o        Veronica McAleer

o        Eilis Rochez

o        Kate Wosczyna

o        PJ McCafferty

o        Judy McCafferty

o        Sheila Stevens

o        Mary Jo Murphy

o        Rose Virgo

o        Sue Fay Healy

o        Patricia Kennelly

o        John Kaloustian (CCS professor who will judge all art competitions!)

o        Jo Ryan

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o        Sean Cleland

o        Sandy Jones

o        Ryan Duns

o        David James

o        Silvio Camalleri

o        Tony Nother

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A Feis just cannot happen without a lot of help and support. 

In particular Great Lakes Feis would like to recognize:

o        The Ardan School of Irish Dance

o        The Lansing community

o        All the volunteers!


Thank you for continually helping us have a great feis!

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