Michael Fortune: Irish Folklore

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

Michael Fortune is the researcher behind folklore.ie, a living archive centered on the folklore of Ireland and is an ideal entry point into living superstitions, beliefs, and customs from throughout the country. All of the material which he has collected, archived and re-presented on folklore.ie stems from localized field work which Michael Fortune has undertaken […]

Free

4/23/22 at 6pm-8pm Proctors Theatre Presents: “Gospel Jubilee” w/music guest Lorraine Stancil-Lawson

Proctors Theatre 432 State Street, Schenectady

Saturday, April 23, 2022 6 pm- 8 pm (2 hrs. 15 min. duration total) Proctors Theatre 432 State Street Schenectady, New York 12305 Box Office: (518) 346-6204 On-Line Website: www.proctors.org General Admission: $25 per ticket Gospel Jubilee returns to the Proctors main stage with a special musical tribute in dedication to the Capital Region’s beloved, the […]

$25

Live from John B. Keane’s Bar! Facebook Live

John B. Keanes Pub Listowel, County Kerry

Join us as we present pub theater live from the famous John B. Keane's pub in Listowel, Co. Kerry. Journalist, Billy Keane will be your host and local entertainment including singer Mickey McConnell, poet Gabriel Fitzmaurice, and various local performers will put on a traditional display of craic, ceol, and caint - fun, music, and […]

Free

Brian Mór Ó Baoighill Exhibit – Opening Reception

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

Join us for refreshments and entertainment at the museum for the opening of the Brian Mór Ó Baoighill Art Exhibit, comprised of pieces lent to us by various private owners and Cumann na Saoirse. Brian Mór was born to Irish immigrant parents in New York, and he was a true Renaissance man. The go-to Irish […]

Free

Cooking Demonstration: Seafood Chowder with Chef Michael Kierna

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

Like many traditional Irish dishes, seafood chowder was once perceived to a poor man’s food. Made with the catch of the day – usually haddock or salmon – and combined with available shellfish, produce, and cream, seafood chowder was a simple, hearty, and delicious staple for Irish fishermen. Today, seafood chowder can be found in […]

Free

Dr. Anne Fogarty with Dr. Margaret Lasch Carroll – Bloomsday

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

Join us in conversation with one of the world's Joycean experts as we celebrate Bloomsday 100 years since the publication of Ulysses. Dr. Anne Fogarty, Professor of James Joyce Studies at University College Dublin, will discuss the famous novel with Dr. Margaret Lasch Carroll, trustee on the board of the Irish American Heritage Museum, and who […]

Free

Emma DeSouza: Human Rights in a Post-Brexit Northern Ireland

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

Emma DeSouza is an Irish writer, political commentator, journalist and campaigner. DeSouza sued the British Home Secretary over her right under the terms of the Good Friday Agreement to be accepted as an Irish citizen for the purposes of European Union family reunion rights with her US husband. The case resulted in substantial changes to […]

Free

Chatham Summerfest

Village of Chatham, NY Main Street, Park Row and Hudson Avenue, Chatham, NY

Enjoy a variety of live performers including a family entertainer, parade and live music. Summerfest Parade at noon. Dozens of food options and merchandise vendors, as well as informational tables about local not-for profits. Free screening of "The Biggest Little Farm" at the Crandell. See our website for the complete list.

No admission.

Chatham Summerfest

Village of Chatham, NY Main Street, Park Row and Hudson Avenue, Chatham, NY

Enjoy a variety of live performers including a family entertainer, parade and live music. Summerfest Parade at noon. Dozens of food options and merchandise vendors, as well as informational tables about local not-for profits. Free screening of "The Biggest Little Farm" at the Crandell. See our website for the complete list.

No admission.

Live Music from Brian Conway & Conor Hearn

Irish American Heritage Museum 21 Quackenbush Square, Albany, NY

New York born fiddler, Brian Conway, is a leading exponent of the tastefully ornamented Sligo fiddling style. Brian’s early studies were with his father Jim of Plumbridge, County Tyrone and with Limerick-born fiddler/teacher Martin Mulvihill. However, it was the legendary fiddler and composer Martin Wynne who taught him the real secrets of the County Sligo […]

$15 – $20

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