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!

Upcoming Events

All events will be taking place at 3905 Eastern Avenue (map)
Plenty of FREE parking!

View our Calendar page for a different view of all our activities.


Join and You Will Make a Difference!

Membership in the Irish Heritage Center makes everything we do possible. You also will be entitled to discounts on rentals, classes and events at the Heritage Center. Support the good work of the Irish Heritage Center and make more happen in the future. Your help on many different levels is creating Irish American History!! Download the Membership Form PDF.


St. Patrick's Day Celebration

March 17th, 2017 - Friday

Starting at 2:00 for Mass with the Irish Priest Father Benedict O'Cinnsealaigh. Following Mass a full Irish Festival Celebration with all you need to celebrate St Patrick's Day - Music, Dancing, Song Children's activities, St Patrick himself, Art Exhibit, Historical presentations, Irish Pub, Irish Kitchen with delicious foods.

For the schedule of events, please click here.

Jig Jam

March 18th, 2017 - Saturday

Direct from Ireland! Call 513-533-0100 for tickets.

Notre Dame Hesburg Lecture Series

March 22nd, 2017 - Wednesday

"The Fighting Irish -19th Century Irish Life in the Midwest." Call 513-533-0100. 6:30pm

Theater - Out Side Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley

April 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30

"a beautiful loving play" presented by the award winning Irish American Theater Company; shows Friday and Saturday April 21 & 22, and April 28 & 29 at 7:00 PM and Sunday April 23rd at 2:00 PM, and Sunday April 30th at 4:00 PM. Tickets on sale February 1st, 2017 for all performances.

Road Trip!

May 12th - Rochester, NY

The Irish American Theater Company is on tour in Rochester NY, at the GEVA Theater Friday 12th of May 2:00 PM at the Acting Irish International Theater Festival.

Watch for these future events:

- A Night with Jig Jam - upcoming top "Celtic Grass" musical group
- Irish American Artists, and Writers Salon
- "Let's Speak Irish and More" workshop
- "Discover your Family History and write it!" workshop


First Thursday Music Night in the Irish Pub

First Thursday of the Month 7:00 PM

A delightful pub night full of song, music and social interaction. Come enjoy as two beloved musical and singing groups, The Blue Rock Boys and Easter Rising, have select members who joined together in developing a great entertaining sound called "Easter Rock." Fun for all ages. First Thursdays. Free. 7:00pm.

NEW Second Thursday Night in the Irish Pub with the McMahons *The McMahon Clan* NEW

Second Thursday of the Month 7:00 PM

Join the McMahon Cousins and friends in the Irish Pub Room as they play & sing Irish songs and stories, and you develop / maintain friendships old and new. Upbeat, vibrant and youthful the McMahons will jump start your weekend! Donít miss this initial gig!!

Third Thursday Pub Night with Mick & Friends

Third Thursday of the Month 7:00 PM

Join Tenor Mick McEvilley and friends in the Irish Pub Room as they share Irish songs, poetry, stories, and friendships old and new. Feel free to get up to the open mic and share a ditty of your own! 7:00 pm.

Celtic Women International, Cincinnati Chapter

Fourth Thursday of the Month

7:00 pm admission $5 --Held the 4th Thursday of every month. Exploring Culture and Heritage, lives of the Saints etc., for men and women.


Arm chair travel to Ireland in our fantastic library and museum on the second floor. Wednesdays at 6:30 to 8:00 PM.

All rooms available to rent for your events- parties and meetings. Call 513-533-0100.

Founders Maureen A. Kennedy and J. Kent Covey are available for presentations at your club or business events.

Keep this remarkable center alive~~~ support these events~~~ donate to the continuing success of the mission.

The Irish Heritage Center of Cincinnati is a 501( c) 3 not-for profit Charitable foundation in its seventh year of existence.

By Appointment

- Tours of the Irish Center
- Irish Teas
- Genealogy with the Irish genealogy Detective

Contact us with any questions.

Social Networking

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Upcoming Events

Third Thursdays Pub Night
With Mick & Friends

St. Patrick's Day

Jig Jam

Celtic Women

First Thursdays Pub Nights Music & Song with Blue Egg (AKA Rockin Easter)

NEW Second Thursday - The McMahon Clan

ALL Upcoming Events

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