Western Connecticut Irish Dance Championships 2014


presented by the Gray School of Irish Dance

September 13, 2014

Hilton Stamford Hotel & Executive Meeting Center


Welcome to the West Connecticut Irish Dance Championships (formerly WCSF). Our date has changed this year to Saturday, September 13th 2014. We are excited to host the feis at the very spacious Hilton Stamford. We are looking forward to inviting you to this wonderful feis with a new look, new feel and a new venue.


We value our volunteers and cannot run an event such as this without them. There is something for everyone.

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Download the schedule here


Perpetual Cups will be awarded for Preliminary and Open Championships and First Place Crystal Replacements will be awarded for Open Championships.

Solo awards will be awarded in both rounds for Preliminary Championships and solo awards for all three rounds in Open Championships. There will be a Preliminary set competition offered as well as an Open Traditional set competition.

Syllabus Rules & Entries

Please click here to download a copy of the syllabus.

Final Stage Schedule and the number entered in each competition will be posted on this website by September 10, 2014.

Feis Rules

Feis Rules are as per New England Regional Rules and NAFC Rules as posted on their website.


Entries are via FeisWeb click here

Adjudicators & Musicians




Russell Beaton – Maryland
Annemarie Acosta – New York
Kerry Broderick – New York
Michael Fitzpatrick – MA
Sheila Cloherty – Massachusetts
Billy Furlong – New York
Maureen Green O’Leary – Massachusetts
Patricia Moriarty Morrissey – New Jersey
Ann Johnston – New York
Niall Mulligan – New York
Noreen Melvin – Massachusetts
Stella Moore – England
Eileen McDonagh Morr – New York
Fedelmia Mullan Davis – New Jersey
Ann Devine – Massachusetts
Maggie Ritnour – New York
Colleen Schroeder – Pennsylvania
Cathy Spencer Revis – New York


Hilton Stamford

One 1st Stamford Pl,
Stamford, CT 06902

Rates & Booking

The special room rate is $95 plus tax per night.

The reservation number: 866-424-1266 and ask for Irish Dance.

Personalized On-line Group booking – IDT

Lunch Concession

Concession Menu for Breakfast

Bagels – $ 2
Croissant – $ 2
Fruits – $ 1
Tea / coffee – $ 2
Soda / Juices – $ 2

Concession Menu for lunch

Chicken Tenders – $ 5
Sandwiches – $ 5
Bag of Chips- $ 1
Fruit – $1
Cookies $ 2
Juices / soda – $ 2

More about the venue

Hilton Stamford Hotel & Executive Meeting Center is ideally located just eight miles from Westchester County Airport (HPN), providing easy access to White Plains, Westchester and Norwalk. The hotel is conveniently located within the Stamford Place Plaza, a contemporary multi-tenanted complex, which is home to numerous businesses including Ernst & Young and Elizabeth Arden.

Business travelers will appreciate our proximity to downtown Stamford – home to businesses such as IBM, Pitney Bowes, Daymon Worldwide, Nestle, GE and Purdue Pharma. Take the complimentary shuttle service to Amtrak Stamford Metro North Station, located just half a mile from our hotel in Stamford, CT. Nearby airports include JFK and LaGuardia.

Unwind in one of this Stamford hotel’s 484 guest rooms, attractively decorated with light, contemporary furnishings and offering the convenience of WiFi internet access.

Host a meeting, conference, reception or other large event at our Stamford, CT hotel with over 45,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting and banquet space. The hotel hosts the largest ballroom in Stamford and is a distinguished IACC-approved conference center, offering specialized service and the latest conferencing technology, including fiber internet access which is 100 times faster than average broadband speeds. Celebrate a spectacular wedding in our large ballroom or choose the climate-controlled tent/pavilion for memorable outdoor events.

Keep fit in our modern fitness center or swim laps in the indoor heated swimming pool. Challenge friends or colleagues to a game on the tennis court.