Welcome to Website for Craobhacha Rince Náisiúnta na hÉireann (The Irish Nationals).

The Irish Nationals will take place in City West Hotel & Conference Centre on 16th, 17th & 18th May, 2014.

This is our 3rd year and both previous years were a huge success and we look forward to seeing all teachers, parents & dancers again this year so we can repeat that success.


Please click here for the newly published timetable.

General Updates

Please read this important information

List of confirmed adjudicators and confirmed musicians are now listed on the relevant page.

The schedule of days is now available on timetable page.

The final timetable will be issued approximately 4-5 weeks before the event.

The results of each Priomh Comortas will be announced immediately after the competition has been completed.

The results of subsidiary teams will be announced immediately after subsidiary team competitions in that age group have been completed, wherever possible.

The website for online entries, www.feisentry.com will open to accept entries on 25th February, 2014.

Closing date for entries is 18th March, 2014 with double fees accepted up to 25th March, 2014.

Teachers bookings for accommodation open Monday 17th February, 2014.

General bookings for accommodation open 24th February, 2014.

There will be a Second Hand Costume Room again this year. This will be fully supervised and will be operated by Isabella Fogarty ADCRG. Further details with regard to opening times etc. will appear on the website when the timetable is issued.

Spray tanning is strictly prohibited in all locations on the premises.

The public bar area in the hotel must not be used for make-up purposes.


There are a number of sponsorship package available. click here for more information.


We are expecting a large entry for this year's event so it is an excellent opportunity for manufacturers and retailers to get the products into the dancing arena.

Restaurant Times:

Pavilion Lounge
open from 8am – 11.30pm.
Serving snacks, sandwiches etc.

Carvery lunch
12.30pm – 3.30.pm Monday – Friday
12.30pm – 5pm on Sunday

4pm – 10.30pm – Monday - Friday
12.30pm – 10.30pm – Saturday
5.30pm – 10.30pm – Sunday

Lemongrass restaurant
12.30pm – 10.30pm
Monday - Sunday

Lakes Suite
Café and Tuck Shop from the bar
Opening times will be the Irish dancing times

City West Pizza Service
There will be a late night pizza service
in main hotel bar after Bistro closes.

24 hour room service to all rooms

Please note that alcohol or food will not be permitted into any of the competition halls.

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