Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati

3905 Eastern Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226

Irish Heritage Center of Greater Cincinnati

The IHC was founded to promote the Irish Culture through the study of customs, dance, education, film, genealogy, history, language, lectures, literature, music, mythology, poetry, social interaction, song, sport, theater and the visual arts.

Our MEMBERSHIP FORM is now online!

Download the Membership Form PDF

God Bless Ireland!


The Merry Ploughboys

The Merry Ploughboys band from Dublin, Ireland

January 28th, 2015 - Wednesday at 7:30 P.M.
Experience the award winning and incredibly fun traditional show, featuring fast-paced Irish song and music, performed by Dublin's favorite group "The Merry Ploughboys", here in Cincinnati for the first time, direct from the Emerald Isle. $23 in advance now at

Pub Night with Mick & Friends

February 19thth, 2015 - Thursday at 7:00 P.M.
Loads of fun - bring your favorite song, poem, story or instrument to share. Or just come for the great time. Free admission.

Author Mary Pat Kelly

February 22nd, 2015 - Sunday at 3:00 P.M.
Storyteller and author of Galway Bay and Of Irish Blood.

Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfe Tones in Concert

March 1st, 2015 - Sunday

Once again, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones descend upon Cincinnati with their stories and songs of Irish history, rebellion and emancipation. If you haven't seen this show before, don't miss this one!

Also: Full cash bar and food available for purchase. Free parking.

Doors open 4 p.m. Showtime 5 p.m.

Admission:$23 in advance now at

Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince and The Remarkable Rocket

March 5-8, 2015, times TBA
Two of Wilde's greatest comedies per­formed by Irish actor Michael James Ford and director/composer Trevor Knight. Fun for kids and adults! See the actor whose "enchanting style of storytelling leaves the audience hanging on his every word."

Win a Trip to Ireland!

Raffle Tickets are $20 each and 3 for $50
Details to come. Read the flyer below for more information.

Click here for the flyer!

The President of Ireland

The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins
Maureen A. Kennedy, J. Kent Covey, founders of the Irish Heritage Center of Cincinnati at The Counsel General of Ireland's Reception with the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, and the First Lady Sabrina Higgins, May 2014.

Green Tie Affair 2013 Video


Celebrating our 4 year anniversary!

Also: Featured from January (PDF)


We'll be on again Dec. 2 - stay tuned!

Sunday, January 27th, CET did a full-feature interview with Maureen on the Irish Heritage Center. If you missed it, you can view the video here.

Green Tie Affair Article

Click here the IAN Ohio article (PDF).

View our Upcoming events here!

In loving memory of Terry Glenn, August 12, 1939 – March 18, 2014

Social Networking

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Upcoming Events

1/28 7:30 P.M.
The Merry Ploughboys

2/19 7:00 P.M.
Mick & Friends

2/21 8:00 P.M.
Mardi Gras Ball

2/22 3:00 P.M.
Author Mary Pat Kelly

3/1 7:00 P.M.
Derek Warfield
& The Young WOlfe Tones

Oscar Wilde's Comedies

St. Patrick's Parade Day!

St. Patrick's Day!

ALL Upcoming Events

St. Patrick's Day!

Senior Life

Center Celebrates
All Things Irish

Senior Life Irish Heritage Center Senior Life Irish Heritage Center Senior Life Irish Heritage Center

Full Article (PDF)

Map of Ireland