Phoenix, United States
668 Members



• June - Comicon possibly!

• July - Arizona Highland Celtic Festival

• monthly 3rd Friday dances

• workshops the Saturdays after 3rd Fridays


• New dancers welcome!
• Lessons included!
• If you think Irish dance looks fun, you are welcome to join!!
• Casual social dance, not competitive.
• To know what to expect, and to see VIDEOS, see a dance Event for the group.

Each dance is called a “CEILI” (kay-lee), related to the word "Celtic" (kell-tic). We have dances on 3rd Fridays. Anne - Caller, Jim - coach. Live band - “De Mairt Ceol”. Directions before and during each 10-minute dance.
- Friendly, community dance. Partners can change every 10 minutes. All ages. All welcome. Fun! Come with friends or make new friends there - or both.

Dances held at the Irish Cultural Center (“ICC”) near the heart of Phoenix. This Meetup posts primarily:
• 3rd Friday ICC dances,
• 3rd Saturday ICC Ceili Dance Workshops, and
• possibly restaurants before or after a dance.
• (and also occasional related dances or spectator events - Scottish Ceildh, International Dance, Contra, etc)

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• Dances run by the Irish Cultural Center.
• This Meetup group is happy to coordinate with the ICC and local Irish dance academies.
• Hopefully we can build a community - you might be sent a slightly-personalized welcome message within a month, a message before events, and follow-ups after events. Also we might ask you a couple months later or annually if you have any requests or ideas. If you want to sign up for events in advance or help out, please say! :)


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