Welcome to the 2016 Manchester Irish Festival

Welcome to the 2016 Manchester Irish Festival

I would like to invite you all to join us and get involved in celebrating the 21st Birthday of Manchester Irish Festival and the 26th anniversary of the Parade. If you want to More »

Festival Dates Confirmed

Festival Dates Confirmed

The Official dates for this years festival are from Friday 4th March to Saturday 19th March 2016 Follow us on the Official Twitter: @mcr_irish_fest  More »

The Irish Festival Parade 2016

The Irish Festival Parade 2016

Starts 12.00 noon at I.W.H.C. – Finish Albert Square 1:30pm The Irish World Heritage Centre held their first St Patrick’s Day Parade o the 17th March 1990 when the Members paraded to St Chad’s More »

 

Post Parade Party

All Day Admission Free O’Sheas Irish Bar 80 Princess Street, Manchester M16NF 0161 2363906 The second biggest day in The Manchester Irish Festival! After watching the Parade get yourself down to O’Sheas for the best live entertainment in Manchester. We

The Woodsmen

From 9pm Admission Free O’Sheas Irish Bar 80 Princess Street, Manchester M16NF 0161 2363906 The Woodsmen featuring Dara Woods on vocals are another young exciting new band on the Irish scene in the North West. Playing an energetic mix of

Dirty Old Town with The Reel Deal

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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: www.shamrock-irishbar.co.uk 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

Post Parade Ceili

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FREE CEILI MANCHESTER TOWN HALL IN THE GREAT HALL 1ST FLOOR 2.30pm TO 4.30pm. CEILI, SETS, OLD TYME AND MODERN

Set Dancing and Ceili at St Marys

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CLASSES EVERY WEDNESDAY 8.30pm TO 10.30pm AT ST. MARY OF THE ANGELS AND ST.CLARE, ELBOW STREET, LEVENSHULME, M/cr M19. 3PY. SET DANCING, CEILI AND SEAN NOS ALSO SOME STEP DANCING. ALL AGES AND GRADES WELCOME. CONTACT BY e-mail: barbaraaherne@yahoo.com or

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