Jig by the James, An Open Platform Feis

March 7, 2020

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Heart of Ireland School is proud to host Jig By the James, Richmond's original Irish dance competition! 

We welcome competitors of any or no affiliation to our open platform Feis.  Jig By the James is governed by the rulebook of the World Irish Dance Association

Admission for observers ages 4 and up is $7 per person.  Competitors and teachers are admitted for free.  Admission fee is collected at the door (cash or check only).

Competitor registration will open in January 2020.

Please note: There is NO videotaping allowed!  This includes the use of cell phones, iPhones, iPads, tablets, videocameras or any electronic device which captures video.  Use of these devices inside the feis venue will result in dimissal from the competition!

This year's Jig By the James will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at:

Thomas Dale High School - Ninth Grade Campus

3900 W. Hundred Road

Chester, VA 23831


Please note: you must enter the STREET address above into GPS.  If you enter in "Thomas Dale High School" it will take you to an incorrect location!