Erin Feis

Every year for about the past 8 years, the good people of Peoria have invited us to host a demonstration for their Erin Feis Irish Festival on the riverfront. For the past 6 years, we've also held a full competition (Battle of the Clans) formaton the Sunday of the Erin Feis.

Erin Feis 2016 Information

Erin Feis will take place on Saturday the 27th and Sunday the 28thth of August. Events will start at noon on both days and will be held at the Riverfront park in Peoria, Illinois. The address for the park is near the 500 block of Water Street, Peoria, IL 61602. For additional information, check the link to the left for the
Erin Feis webpage.

Additional Information

  • No restrictions on spinning (unless you can't)
  • Classes: Amateur A,B,C, Women's, and Masters
  • Events: Heavy and Light Weight for Distance, Weight Over Bar, Sheaf Toss, Caber Toss, and Open and Braemar Stone. We may also have a keg toss after competition concludes
  • Competition will start at 1200 (noon)
  • Merl Lawless will be directing this event.

2016 Ancient Athletics of Central Illinois