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Please note the below schedule is ALL SUBJECT TO CHANGE. If the timings change and you are not available to dance you could be scratched.

Friday (Pillo 1st Floor Atrium)
20:00 - Friday Gathering. Bring tickets if you would like to collect your wristband for the weekend.


09.30 - Doors open, Number Collection & Pro-Am Warm-Up Music
10.15 - Pro-Am Competition
14.30 - Break (Solo & Group Warm-Up Music)
15.00 - Solo Heats for Primary, Newcomer Junior, Novice Teen, Novice Young Adult and Advanced Young Adult
16.30 - Groups (except for Elite Duos & Standard Teams)

09.30 - Doors Open, Number Collection & Solo Warm-Up Music
10.30 - Heats for Rugrats, Starter Primary & Starter Junior
12.00 - Solo Finals Dance A
13.30 - Break
14:00 - Solo Finals Dance B
15.30 - Solo Finals Dance C
Followed by all Awards
The Friday Gathering

Join World Dance Masters on the 1st floor atrium of The Pillo Hotel from 8pm on Friday 20th March for an informal gathering. Come and chat with the World Dance Masters team, catch-up with old friends, and make some new ones! There will be a cash bar available plus some music while we relax and enjoy the start of the European Dance Masters at our new venue.

You can collect your weekend wristbands on Friday night from a World Dance Masters representative if you have your ticket with you.

We look forward to seeing you on Friday!
We had an AMAZING 2014 in Ireland. And we are now confirmed for 2015!!

We want to welcome you all back to Ireland and our new venue, The Pillo Hotel, for the European Dance Masters 2015, 21-22 March 2015. This event is guaranteed to be packed with great competition, workshops, social dancing and shows, plus an incredible atmosphere that is sure to be great 'craic'.

Come and meet up with friends old and new, the World Dance Masters team, and experience a little bit of Ireland! We promise this will be a party you don't want to miss!
Starter Competitors can dance at this event without needing to qualify.
All UK and Ireland Competitors need to have danced at
one regional qualifier before the event.
Competitors from all other countries may compete here without qualification.

If you are interested in making a group booking for Event Tickets or Competitor Registration please email us directly

The right sidebar details information on how to buy tickets, accommodation, and the schedule. If you have more questions on the event please use the contact us link at the top of the page.


Tickets can be purchased in advance at a cheaper rate. A full weekend ticket gets access for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. All competitors, except those in Starter & Rugrats Solo, must have a full weekend ticket.

Starter Solo Dancers: Your Competitor Registration fee will give you entry to the event on Sunday. All Starter Solos will take place on Sunday. When you arrive at the event on Sunday say your name at the door and you will get free entry. Guests looking to attend to watch the Sunday Finals must pay Day Entry rates. If you are dancing in Starter Pro-Am and Starter Solo, you will receive entry on Saturday, too. Note, if you dance in a division outside of Starter for Solo and do Stater Pro-Am, you must have a full weekend pass.

All tickets are subject to a small service fee, which can be found when clicking through to the Ticket Page.
Weekend Pass
If Purchased Before




December 1, 2014




February 21, 2015




On The Door




Day Pass



There is a new way to register for competition. Remember, prices go up over time, so register early to avoid higher costs. When visiting the registration page, ensure that all details are filled in as requested.

Please click here to go to the competitor registration page for European Dance Masters 2015.
If Purchased Before

Solo Divisions

Group Divisions

Pro-Am Divisions

Before December 1




Before February 21




Overflow Hotels

The Pillo Hotel is now sold out. Please try contacting them directly first to see if there are any cancellations. If not, then there are several alternate accommodation options within 5 minutes of the hotel, all of which have availability.
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The Pillo Hotel is the venue we have secured to replace The Fairways Hotel. It is a lovely 4* hotel with a full leisure centre (swimming pool, sauna etc in case you wanted some downtime) and is close to important travel links.

The Pillo Hotel is well located - only 22km from Dublin City Centre and 25 minutes from Dublin Airport.

We have secured a room block of 60 rooms for the European Dance Masters 2015. These rooms are being held and the below prices are guaranteed until 20 February, at which time the room block will be released and prices may go up.

Bed & Breakfast Room Rates

Double/Twin Room:
€95.00 per night
Family Room: €115.00 per night

To book:

Here is some information on how to get to The Pillo Hotel:

Air Travel
Dublin Airport

Use the following address to locate the hotel:
Pillo Hotel Ashbourne
Co. Meath

Why not take a car or bus and have a little fun with your friends. You can take the ferry from Liverpool or Holyhead to Dublin, Troon to Larne, or Pembroke or Fishguard to Rosslare. From there, use the Road directions below to finish your Road Trip to The Fairways Hotel. You can find out more about taking the ferry to Ireland here.

Need Help Planning?
We are more than happy to help you organise the logistics. We think it's an easy venue to get to, so give us an email if you want our advice on the best way and we'll try and put you in touch with the right people.