Archive for June, 2013

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

It is only 3 weeks till The Fest. In 21 days, at 8:00 pm on Friday, who will be on stage? Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul, The Kilroys Ceili, Girsa, WSIA Pipe Band / Irish Descendants and Scythian … Mighty!

Seven Nations at West Park Station yesterday – (photos)

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Fantastic night with Seven Nations at West Park Station. Sound track of my life, sung by the song writer himself. See you in 3 weeks at The Fest: (Photos)

Owens Sports: A Story from this month’s issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Owens Sports Official Media Partner The 2013 edition of the North American Gaelic Games Championships are just a few months away. The local organizing committee is very excited to bring what is going to be a fantastic weekend of Irish sports to Northeast Ohio. As you may all know by now the Games will be […]

Who’s Coming to the Fest?

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

1. Ronan Tynan, Boston, MA. In 1998, Tynan joined Anthony Kearns and John McDermott (later Finbar Wright) as The Irish Tenors, an instant worldwide sensation. He hasn’t stopped since; one of Ireland greatest voices. 2. Eileen Ivers, New York, NY From blazing a trail with Green Fields of America, Cherish the Ladies and as the […]

Gaelic Games Championships

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Gaelic Games Championships being held in North Olmsted over Labor Day weekend (Aug 30th – Sept 1st). We will need a lot of volunteers all 3 days. If you can give a day, a half day or all weekend I would really appreciate it. Either message me or go to and fill out the […]

Ireland Past and Present: Comparisons ~ A Story from this month’s issue of the Ohio Irish American News

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Ireland Past and Present: Comparisons Niamh O’Sullivan On the wall over the computer in my office in the Archives Department of Kilmainham Prison, I had pinned up a quotation from Union General Joshua L Chamberlain. Some time after the closing scenes of the American Civil War had ended, Chamberlain had written those words, “How could […]

28 Days, 28 Bands, 1 Big Irish Kitchen Party

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Sean Moore Memorial Irish Vocals Scholarship Event

Friday, June 14th, 2013

Sean Moore Memorial Irish Vocals Scholarship Fundraiser Event is Wednesday, featuring New Barleycorn, Mossy Moran Lisa Spicer Busta & Michael Crawley. West Side Irish American Club. Includes dinner, raffles and more. SMMIVS funds scholarships to young vocalists with an appreciation for the Irish ballad tradition. Please join us (and please share).

GREAT Event today:

Saturday, June 8th, 2013

Today: Cleveland St. Pats vs Cleveland St Jarlaths Irish Football (Cross between soccer & rugby) 2pm West Side Irish American Club 8559 Jennings (2 miles off 480 & Stearns). BIG Rivalry – at end of season, Winner of this division competes in the National Championships against teams from across the U.S. Come on down and […]

45 Days till The Fest!

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

45 Days till The Fest! Lets go for 5,000 likes on our Festival Page: we will give away Tickets, CD’s, books n more – spread the word and share the heritage: Follow all our pages: