The Irish Society, based in Houston, Texas, provides an
opportunity for all to experience the richness and diversity of our
Irish heritage on a nonpartisan, nonsectarian basis.
Within this website, you will find:
Information about us and our affiliate organizations
Our Calendar of Events
The Irish Society On-Line Newsletter
Information on becoming a member of
The Irish Society
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The Irish Society of Houston  PO Box 820010  Houston, Texas 77282-0010
March 2, 2017, Thursday
International Contemporary Folk
and Harmony Group
Eva's powerful three-part vocal harmonies are bedded on the
textured landscape of guitar, piano and percussion.
They perform a seamless mix of traditional and contemporary
original folk music.

University of St. Thomas Cullen Hall 7 - 9PM
Contact Lori Gallagher at

March 3, 2017, Friday
Celebration Dinner
John Kane
John Kane Biography Click Here
John Kane is the Honorary Consul General of Ireland,
a Life-Time Member & Founding Member of the Irish Society
and a great ambassador of all things Irish.
The 2017 Celebration Dinner will be held on March 3,
2 017, Friday, at the Petroleum Club.
Congratulations to John Kane!
The evening will begin at 6:30PM with a Cocktail Hour
and Greeting of our Honoree, John Kane.
Tickets are $150.00 per person
or $1,500.00 per table of 10.

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March 5, 2017, Sunday
St. Patrick's Grand Marshal Reception
Come out and support the St. Patrick's Day Parade!
Gorgeous Gael, 5555 Morningside, 832-667-8321

March 11, 2017, Saturday
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Noon start at Minute Maid Park, Downtown Houston
March with Your Irish Society or bring your family and friends
downtown to CHEER the IRISH on!
This year's parade is dedicated to Dorothy Davitt, a founding
member of the Irish Society. We look forward to seeing all of you.

March 12, 2017, Sunday
Dick Dowling Statue Ceremony
Hosted by the Miggins Family 1-2PM

March 12, 2017, Sunday
Dan's House of Hope
4th Annual St. Patrick's Day Young
Adult Cancer Awareness Fundraiser
St. Arnold's Brewery 5 - 7PM
for more information on this important event.

March 17, 2017, Friday
Happy St. Patrick's Day!

St. Patrick's Day Mass and Brunch
Join us for our Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration!
Mass, officiated by Rev. Sean P. Horrigan, at St. Basil Chapel
at the University of St. Thomas.
Stay for the reception and feast on many traditional Irish and
Irish-America favorites with your family and friends.
Thanks to your faithful support of the Center for Irish Studies the
reception is on us!
Please RSVP by Wednesday, March 8, 2017to Lori Gallagher at or 713-525-3592.
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