Event Details


May 1, 2021


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


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

About The Feis -

UPDATE: The Forest City Feis has regretfully been cancelled for 2020. We would like to thank everyone for their interest and support and ask that you please save the date for our 35th Forest City Feis, May 1, 2021. All registrations have been refunded. If you have any questions, please reach out. Take care and stay safe! 

Cead Mile Failte (Welcome) to the web site for the Forest City Feis in London, Ontario, Canada. On Saturday, May 1, 2021 we will celebrate our 35th 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. 

Entry Information – 

Entries for the Forest City Feis, scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 2020, are being accepted via feis.link

The deadline for entries is April 10, 2020, after which a late fee will apply as outlined in the syllabus. Entries will still be accepted up to April 24 2020. 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.


Entry fees are as follows:

  • $25.00 family fee
  • $10.00 solo dancing
  • $10.00 figure dancing 
  • $10.00 music competition
  • $5.00 Tir Na N’Og
  • $40.00 Preliminary Championship (results included)
  • $10.00 Preliminary Championship Set Dance Competition
  • $50.00 Open Championship – three rounds (results included)
  • $120.00 maximum per family (admission/late fee must be added)
  • (US money is accepted at par)

Entries should be postmarked no later than Friday, April 10, 2020. Entries postmarked after this date must include a $20.00 late fee. Entries close Friday, April 24, 2020.

Click HERE for the 2020 Syllabus

Click HERE for the Competitor List

Click HERE for the 2020 stage schedule (Will not be posted prior to April 29, 2020)

2020 Adjudicators

  • Mary Bryan
  • Jill Domick-Etoll
  • Ann Johnson-Sullivan
  • Debbie MacVoy
  • Coleen Mulhern Malloy
  • Eileen Mulhern O’Kane
  • Stephen Scariff
  • Joseph Seletski
  • TBD
2020 Musicians

  • Matt Coleman
  • Linda Harter
  • Ena O’Brien
  • Tony Rutherford
  • Quentin Simms
2020 Vendors


Hotel/ Accommodations (Only suggestions – we do not have a group rate with these hotels)

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