Category Archives: Irish World Heritage Centre

1916 ‘The Risen Word’ Performance

‘1916 – The Risen Word’ A commemorative performance by Manchester Irish Writers in drama, poetry, stories and music reflecting and inspired by the history and archival material of 1916 Easter Rising. Admission : £5 1916 commemorative event supported by the

Rock Against Dementia Charity Event

7.00pm Join Bridie Breen and poets and musicians from Athlone for a charity night for Dementia

Sally Glennon Band

8.00pm, Hooley in the Hall with the fantastic Sally Glennon Band Tickets – £3 or pay on the door

St Patrick’s Day at The Irish World Heritage Centre


10.30am, Full Irish Breakfast Join us and start your day with a full Irish Breakfast at only £9.95 and then head straight into the Lounge for a pint of the black stuff!   1.00pm, Irish Carvery To keep you re-fuelled

Bridget and Heartbeat Country

8.00pm, Live music with Bridget and Heartbeat Country Tickets – £3 before 9pm (£5 after)

National Irish Studies Conference

9.15am, Tickets £20 prepaid and £25 on the door

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

21st Birthday Celebration of the Manchester irish Festival

2016 marks 21 years of the Mancheser Irish Festival. Invitation only 7pm Irish World Heritage Centre

21st Birthday Celebrations


This celebration is invite only, but you will have plenty of opportunity to celebrate our 21st just have a look at some of the great events taking place during the festival.