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Byrne & Kelly Back in Edmonton — Get your tickets!

After an amazing sold show in 2014, the Edmonton Irish Sports & Social Society is happy to announce that Byrne and Kelly will be back performing on Saturday, July 16, 2016. This promising event will include new, original music as … Continue reading

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Support for Irish People in Fort McMurray

The Irish Embassy will have a representative in Edmonton starting Monday to help any Irish people affected by the wildfires in Fort McMurray. Siobhan Doran, Passport Officer with the Irish Embassy will be at the Irish Centre starting on Monday … Continue reading

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Love Traditional Music?

If you do, you’re in for a treat this weekend! In between Ceilis on Friday and Sunday, on Saturday night we have local traditional band Grace O’Malley playing at the Irish Centre.  A crowd favourite, be sure to come down … Continue reading

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1916 Commemoration Events at the Irish Centre

To mark the centennial of the 1916 Easter Rising, there are two events underway this weekend at the Irish Centre. On Friday, April 22, we have a night of Ceili dancing, live music and singing as part of the 1916 … Continue reading

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Lunasa in Concert this Thursday

If you’re looking for some great Irish music, look no further.  The internationally acclaimed band Lunasa will be playing at the Irish Centre on Thursday, April 14. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the show starts at 8PM. Tickets are … Continue reading

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“EVERYTHING IRISH” Fundraising Raffle for the McDonnell Scholarship

THE PRIZE IS “EVERYTHING” IN THE DISPLAY CABINET AT THE FRONT OF THE CLUB, IT INCLUDES: Woman’s aran knit shawl and hat 2 childrens’ aran knit sweaters, hat and mittens Bodhran drum Tin whistle Heraldic scroll of Ireland Set of … Continue reading

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Mike McDonnell Scholarship

Mike McDonnell was a longtime member of the Irish Centre and served in many capacities on the Executive up until his death in May 1988. Mike, being in real estate at the time, had come across the building that later would … Continue reading

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SUPER BOWL SUNDAY AT THE IRISH CENTRE!

Come down to the Irish C entre on Sunday February 1st for our Super Bowl Sunday! The Bar opens at 1:00 pm. The Pre-Game starts at 2:00 pm. Don’t miss out on the excitement of the Super Bowl Game on large … Continue reading

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Staying in Canada

Have you fallen in love with Canada and want to stay? Canadian Visa Specialists, in conjunction with the Irish Canadian Immigration Centre, will be at the Irish Club on Wednesday, February 12 for a free seminar on the options for all … Continue reading

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“Ode to a Concrete Parking Lot”

At the Irish Sports and Social Twas on a Friday night They were out there pouring concrete sure it was a lovely sight. There was Martin in his wellies and Eric in his socks and Jockey was the Gaffer, cause … Continue reading

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