Category Archives: 11th March

O’Briens – Festival bar on the Square

Live music every day. Open until Saturday 19th March 12 noon – late. Albert Square.

Flanagan’s Irish Coffee House & Kelly’s Food of Foxford

Flanagan’s Irish Coffee House & Kelly’s Food of Foxford Selling all your favourite Irish food and drink. Open until Thursday 17th March. 12pm- 6pm Albert Square.

Carousel Session with Brid Harper & Tony O’Connell

Brid Harper, (fiddle) and Tony O’Connell, (concertina) will grace us with their fabulous traditional music, and we can’t wait!! Doors will open at 7.30 with Angela Usher and Debbie Garvey kicking off the night at 8pm. Brid Harper and Tony

Dirty Old Town with The Reel Deal


From 9pm Admission £2 O’Sheas Irish Bar 80 Princess Street, Manchester M16NF 0161 2363906 ‘Dirty Old Town’ is back where it all began, in O’Sheas, for another Irish Festival Party. A night of song, music and fantastic Irish Dancing featuring

The Shamrock – Irish Festival Events

The Shamrock 17 Bengal Street Manchester M4 6AQ Tel: 0161-238-8578 Website: Friday 4th March – Irish And Country from 7pm Saturday 5th March – Tony Sullivan live from 9pm Sunday 6th March – Traditional Irish Music Session from 5pm, all musicians welcome Sunday 6th March – country and

Tom Healy Band

8.00pm, Live all the way from Cork, music and dancing with the Tom Healy Band Tickets – £5 or pay on the door

ICC World Twenty20 – Bangladesh v Ireland

ICC World Twenty20 – Bangladesh v Ireland Live coverage shown in the Lounge from 2pm Admission FOC

Live Music with Phil Rogerson

From  8pm

Launch of the Manchester Irish Festival

Councillor Paul Murphy OBE and his wife Anita Murphy will take up the role of Lord  Mayor of manchester  in 2015

The Lord Mayor of Manchester Cllr Paul Murphy and the Manchester Irish Festival Committee host an evening at the Manchester Town Hall, celebrating the best of Irish culture in the region. Invitation only. 7pm – late Manchester Town Hall

Festival Funfair

Irish Festival at Cathedral Gardens Funfair 10am – 8pm Cathedral Gardens (At the side of Urbis)