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***55th Annual Hartford Feis***
SATURDAY, aUGUST 21, 2021

The Irish American Home Society - 132 Commerce St. - Glastonbury, CT 06033

We are so excited for the Feis tomorrow!  A few important notes; make sure you bring NUMBER CARDS, SCHEDULE & CASH

FIRST COMPETITIONS OF THE DAY: Check-in at your stage by 8:45am

NUMBER CARDS: Must be printed off of Feisweb, there are none available at the Feis.  Login to Feisweb, click on the Hartford Feis, click on Number Card Menu, then dancer’s name and print 

STAGE SCHEDULES: There will NOT be any hard copies of the stage schedule.  You can take a picture of ours posted at the entry gate or print and bring with you

WEATHER: We’re keeping a close eye and are going to keep the stages moving AS FAST AS POSSIBLE just in case so BE READY TO DANCE 30 minutes before the estimated start time!

CASH ONLY: For all breakfast, lunch and Irish Goods items

PARKING: NO parking at 80 Commerce before 1:00pm!  Volunteers will direct you in our parking lot behind the IAHS.  Entrance ONLY is 132 Commerce St. and the ONLY exit is on Kreiger Lane.  Handicapped parking will be available on the side entrance of IAHS.  If the lot is full, the following businesses along Commerce St. are graciously allowing parking for Feis attendees:

110 Commerce (EHL Kitchens)

109 Commerce - No parking behind the gates

103 Commerce (Nelson Precision Drilling)

101 Commerce (Conard Corp)

99 Commerce (Aero Med Medical Inc) 

98 Commerce (MEGA) - Front lot only

36 Commerce (Ten Three GFX) - Front lot only

28 Commerce (Alliance Roofing) - Front lot only

COVID GUIDELINES: Our Feis committee is carefully monitoring the State of CT recommendations and mandates.  Masks are now recommended indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces in CT for all individuals, vaccinated and unvaccinated.  Some businesses in Glastonbury are requiring masks inside. This is an outdoor Feis and the stages are under tents that are open.  The Feis committee will have extra masks at the entry gate and secretary's tent.  Dancers will also be offered hand sanitizer at the stages.

FEIS ENTRY GATE: In front of the IAHS building.

NO PHOTOGRAPHY/RECORDING: Except for Pre-Beginner, Beginner and Advanced Beginner competitions.  

SOCIAL MEDIA: Our twitter is HartfordCTFeis - all announcements and results will be posted here, on our instagram @hartfordfeis and our FB page, Hartford Feis 2021

FIRST AID: At the secretary's tent

The Hartford Feis Committee would like to thank the following people for their donation of perpetual cups:

In celebration of all Irish dancers - past, present, future

Donated by Jack McArdle

The Dan Forcucci "Feis Dad" Perpetual Cup

Donated by The Forcucci Family


The Mary (McGovern) McGloin Memorial Cup

In honor of all the mothers that encourage their boys to dance

Donated by Rory McGloin


In loving memory of Maureen Mulcahy 

and all the "Feis Moms"

Donated by Erin Mulcahy, TCRG


In loving memory of Brideanne Runde

Donated by Erin Mulcahy, TCRG

The Nolan Family Perpetual Cup

In loving memory of Dan & Nora Nolan

Donated by Dan Nolan

In honor of the Irish American Home Society

Donated by Lil Holleran


In loving memory of Richard Mulcahy

Donated by The Mulcahy Family


In loving memory of Sally Mulcahy

Donated by The Mulcahy Family


In loving memory of Martin C. Petersen

Donated by The Dalton Family


The Casey Family Memorial Cup

In loving memory of Charles Casey

Donated by Erin Casey Boris & Family


The Deirdre-Golden Davies Cup

Golden Harp Irish Dance Company

45 Years of Excellence

Donated by Tara Anne Deveney

The Hartford Feis is an outdoor event held on the grounds of the Irish American Home Society.  For 2021, the Feis will follow and adhere to all COVID-19 guidelines and precautions in place at the time of the Feis by the State of Connecticut.  The syllabus contains the most updated COVID-19 guidelines for the Feis and has been posted on the 'Syllabus' link. 

Registration opens on 6/16/21 via Feisweb

grades: 7:00 pm, prelim 7:30 pm, open 8:00 pm


Here are the links to the WAITLIST forms, please complete and submit to add a dancer:

Hartford Feis CHAMPS Waitlist (prelim & open)

Hartford Feis GRADES Waitlist


Feis Chairperson: Tara Anne Deveney, TCRG

Questions? Email htfdfeis@irishamericanhome.com

The Feis Committee has secured an exclusive rate with the

Hilton Garden Inn Hartford South/Glastonbury - go to the 'Accommodations' page to access the booking link!


***Feis Schedule will be posted at least three days before the event***


The following vendors will be at our 2021 Hartford Feis:

Andrew Fotta Photography, Fays Shoes, Rutherford Shoes,

Head for the World, Northwest Designs Ink, Dance Bling

Click on the Vendors link for more info!


Only service dogs are allowed on the grounds of the IAHS.  

Non service dogs are not allowed.



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