New this Year!

  • Adult Championship Competition. 2 rounds: 48 bars of reel or 40 bars of slip jig and choice of Traditional Set


​UPDATED 4/19/2018

We will continue to update as adjudicators and musicians are confirmed


Joe Seletski, NY

Sean Flynn, NY

Patsy McLoughlin, NY

Maggie Revis Basenburg, NH

Eileen McDonagh Morr, NY​

Cathy Spencer Revis, NY

Kerry Broderick, NY 

LuAnn O'Rourke Boyd, NY

Debbie Lynch-Webber, NY

Lexa Hickey, NJ

​Maggie Ritnour, NY

Ronan McCormack, FL

Anthony Murnane, FL

Karl Drake, GA

Maureen Collins Novaco, NY

Colleen Quinlan Schroeder, PA

Sheila Stevens, CT

Isabella Fogerty, IRE

​Kathleen Flaherty, MA

James Early, NJ


Karen Conway

Kevin Forde

Tony Rutherford

Linda Rutherford-Hartter

Mairead Early

​Brian Glynn

Pattie Morrisey ​

​Billy Keller

Claire Shirey

Dan Foster

Brigid Robine

Brian Boyce


Feis Committee

Chair: Megan Hickey

Vendor Chair

Kerry Stinson


Jennifer Montague


The 26th Annual CNY Feis will be held Saturday, April 28, 2018 at the NYS Fairgrounds, Horticulture Building, 581 State Fair Blvd, Syracuse, NY 13209

The feis will begin promptly at 8:30 AM with anthems.

Information will continue to be updated on this website as it becomes available.

Doors open at 7:30 AM.

SYLLABUS and Contacts

Bob Gabor CNY Feis

Syracuse, NY

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

Returning Favorites!

  • Themed Charity Treble Reel: This themed competition is open to all dancers regardless of level. Dancers are invited to use their creativity to create a food- themed costume. All costumes should meet the CLRG guidelines.  Dancers can compete either as a soloist or as a team.  All entrants will perform 16 bars of treble reel.  1st place competitors will be awarded a special sash. In addition, representatives from the Syracuse St. Patrick Hunger Project will present a special, food-themed trophy to the entry which best represents their mission.  All proceeds to benefit the Hunger Project. 
  • Hop Jig competitions for beginner, advanced beginner and novice
  • Pre-Championship Competitions for U6 and U7
  • Pottery for Prizewinner, Prelim and Open Champ awards
  • Unique, handmade sashes for Top 5 for Open Champ and Top 3 for Prelim
  • Contemporary Set competition for Prelim
  • Championship Traditional Set competitions with perpetual trophies 

Monitored Dress Room

  • We will again have a monitored dress area for used dress sales. The fee will be $5/dress. Please fill out this form and give it to one of the volunteers with your payment.