A few of the events from around the diaspora:
The 26th Annual Columbus Feis in Dublin, Ohio, run by an educational, non-profit organization, on Sunday August 7th. The Columbus Feis Inc. plans and supports the annual Columbus Feis, an Irish step-dance competition. This event has become a tradition at the Dublin Irish Festival in Central Ohio taking place the first weekend of August each year. The feis welcomes over 1200 dancers, with participants from schools all over the United States, as well as some from Canada and occasionally overseas. More info here: http://www.columbusfeis.com/
It's definitely the "Feis" time of year. Coming on on August 6 the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 8 and 9 are having their thirty-eight Long Island Feis, on Sunday at Stony Brook University, student Activities Center, Stony Brook. The events include Irish Dance Competition, Open championship, Art, Essay, singing, Irish language, and soda bread Competitions. For further information call: 631-981-6158 or 631-736-2171. The Feis starts at AM . Admission is $12.00 per adult (includes parking & Programs). More info on this one here: Our website is www.Longislandfeis.org .
If you're going to be in San Francisco on August 21 head on out to the part to see the Giants on Irish Night. Kicking off Heritage Week, Irish Night includes a seat in the exclusive Irish Night sections, a newly designed Irish Night themed Giants baseball cap. Hats are only available when you purchase a ticket for Irish Night from this site and must be redeemed at the game. The famous Irish band Culann's Hounds will be performing live Irish music throughout the game, Irish dancers will be performing and Guinness will be on tap.