Every year, the region hosts the Oireachtas (Regional Championship) the weekend before Thanksgiving. This is a qualifying event for both the North American Championships in July and the World Championships at Easter.
The Oireachtas will be held in Sacramento in 2013 and Phoenix in 2014
The North American Championships (Nationals) will be held in Anaheim, California in 2013 and Montreal in 2014
The World Championships of Irish Dance will be held in Boston, USA in 2013 and London in 2014.