Galway Jive Weekend

We are after a very successful Galway Jive Weekend, which took place on February 23rd, 24th and 25th 2018 at The Ardilaun Hotel, Galway,


Here’s a clip showing some of the moves on show – Courtesy of Molscéal


Beginners, Improvers and Advanced on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Also Waltzing, Quickstep and Line Dancing classes.


Workshops all weekend with 4 of Ireland’s Top Dance Teachers

Jive Competition

on Saturday night. €300 for the winner.

Tom Jive Weekends are an ideal way to do a crash course for a total beginner or Dancers wanting to improve there dancing technique.
Tom brings together other Dance Teachers from all over Ireland to teach from beginner to advanced workshops, in Jive, Waltz and Quickstep, the 3 popular Dances you do at a Wedding or night out at a social event.

Other types of dance are sometimes taught. Special hotels rates are given and the Jive Competition on the Saturday night is wonderful to watch.


€60 for Full Weekend Pass

€100 Couple Weekend Pass
€15 per class

€50 Saturday Pass

€15 Jive Inferno & Dance


2 nights B&B plus 1 evening meal

Just €129 pps


The Ardilaun Hotel, Galway on (091) 521 433

Tom Collis (Tom Jive):

Tom Jive here teaching 2 hand moves to students.
Don’t miss Tom Jive’s workshops over the weekend.

Eden Friel & Sara Louise Montague:

All Ireland and Monaghan Champions Eden and Sara will be teaching all weekend  at the Galway Jive Weekend.

Eden and Sara-Louise competing in the Monaghan Jive Championship
Eden and Sara-Louise who will be doing workshops for Galway Jive Weekend

Colleen Mannion:

Colleen Mannion will be teaching at the Jive Weekend.
The Galway Girl,one of the new Dance Teachers emerging on the scene and already a huge success in the West of Ireland..

Colleen Mannion - Teaching at Galway Jive Weekend

Alana Regan:

The 19yr old Kerry Jive sensation will be teaching adult beginner and improver Jive workshops during the weekend.

Alana will be showing her perfect Timing to students and some new moves that has already seen her get rave reviews of her teaching skills.

Also, on Saturday afternoon from 4.30pm-5.30pm Alana will teach a Junior Jive workshop for kids and teenagers aged between 5yrs-16yrs. €5 for this workshop

Stuart Moyles:

The country music sensation Stuart Moyles, will be playing at the Galway Jive Weekend, this February. The Ballina based singer has a number of songs out currently, including Jessie, You Ain’t Going Nowhere and Hold the Line and it’s a privilage to have him with us for the weekend.

The Patrick Roche Band:

This gifted young Clare band have been filling Dance Halls and winning a huge fan base in recent years.