Lúnasa will be in concert at The Cedar Cultural Center. Don't miss this fabulous instrumental Irish traditional band featuring flute & whistle player Kevin Crawford! 8pm.
Barra , featuring CIM instructor John McCormick, will be performing at The Oak Center General Store at 8pm.
Rumgumption , with CIM instructors Chad McAnally and Shawn McBurnie, will be at the NE Farmers Market at the Eastside Food Co-op.
Catch CIM instructor Danielle Enblom with Northern Gael at the 'Saturday Live!' series for kids and families at the St. Paul Central Library at 11:15am.
Head over to The Celtic Junction for the 1st Saturday Irish Set Dance Ceili at 7pm.
St. Patrick's Family Day at Kieran's Irish Pub, 11am-3pm.
Come meet the artists of The Celtic Junction's North Studios at an open house from 1-5pm.
Join in a family ceili with Danielle Enblom at Barton Open School in Minneapolis, 3-5pm.
Take in a solo Todd Menton performance at "Harmony For Mayo" Concert Series, 12pm at the Barbara Woodward Lips Atrium, Charlton Building, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Join Paddy O'Brien and CIM instructors Brian Miller and Nathan Gourley (Chulrua) with author Erin Hart at 7pm at the R. H. Stafford Library in Woodbury for an evening of discussion and tunes.
An Luan, CIM's Wednesday Adult Ensemble, will perform at the Good Samaritan Society, Westview Acres building, 433 West 5th Street, Waconia, from 11:30-1:30.
Boiled in Lead travels to Menomonie, WI for a concert at the Mabel Tainter Memorial Theaterat 7:30pm.
Barra, with CIM instructor John McCormick, provides the tunes for the 4th Annual Irish Ceili for Guatemala at St. Joan of Arc Church from 7-10pm.
Join Paddy O'Brien and CIM instructors Brian Miller and Nathan Gourley for a Chulrua Concert and Ceili at the Friends Meeting House in St. Paul at 7pm.
CIM instructors Danielle Enblom and Patrick McCormick perform with Murphy's Empty Shot at The Garage in Moorhead.
March 16 & 17
The HiBs will perform at The Cascade Lodge in Grand Marais.
Join in the festivities and music at the IMDA's St. Patrick Day Celebration at The Landmark Center in downtown St. Paul, 10am-5pm. For a schedule of CIM performances, see the column at right.
Danielle Enblom performs with Northern Gael at the Annual Celtic Festival in Moorhead, MN
CIM instructors Danielle Enblom and Patrick McCormick perform
with Murphy's Empty Shot at The Cabooze in Minneapolis, 8:30pm.
Barra, with CIM instructor John McCormick, will perform at the 21st Annual Irish Ceili Dance at CSPS Hall, upstairs from the Glockenspiel Restaurant, in St. Paul.
Enjoy tunes and songs with Rumgumption, featuring CIM instructors Chad McAnally and Shawn McBurnie, at 2:30pm at The Amsterdam Bar & Hall.
Don't miss a rousing night of new tunes and old with Boiled in Lead, featuring CIM instructor Todd Menton! At The Cedar Cultural Center, 8pm.
Clairseach, featuring CIM instructor Charlie Heymann and his wife Ann will be performing at The Oak Center General Store at 8pm.
Two Tap Trio will be at the Moonshine Showcase in Wabasha
Katie McMahon perofrms at a concert at The O'Shaughnessy Auditorium at St. Kate's, 7:30pm.
Dance the night away at the St. Paddy's Day Ceili at The Celtic Junction, with music by the Twin Cities' Ceili Band, 7-11pm.
Join in the festivities and music at the IMDA's Day of Irish Dance at The Landmark Center in downtown St. Paul, 11am-5pm. For a schedule of CIM performances, see the column at right.
Our CIM family session will run as usual from 2:30-4pm at The Celtic Junction!
Boiled in Lead will perform at The Oak Center General Store at 8pm.
Two Tap Trio brings their talents to the Sunshine Kitchen and Moonshine Lounge in Brainerd, 8pm.
Brigid's Cross Pub in Bemidji hosts the Two Tap Trio at 8pm.
Dance your socks off at the Belfast or Bust Fundraiser ceili at The Celtic Junction!
March 25 'A Ross Sutter Bananaversary' arrives at the Celtic Junction, 3-5pm. Children's songs with Scottish and Irish influence. Also joined by Laura MacKenzie, Daithi Sproule and Danielle Enblom. Banana Splits served too!
Two Tap Trio performs at Hope Christian Church's 11th Annual Sunday Evening Concert Series in Shoreview.
Two Tap Trio will perform at The Dubliner Pub from 9:30pm-12:30am.
Come on over to The Celtic Junction for The Macalester Pipe Band's spring concert!
Save the date for our Minnesota Irish Music Weekend! After a much-needed year off, we are very excited to present a new and improved incarnation of our beloved Young Irish Musicians Weekend for all ages! Children and youth will still have their own independent programs with visiting Irish musicians, but due to popular demand we will be expanding the adult programming for the weekend.
This is not meant to be an exhaustive listing of all of the possible events within the Irish community in the Twin Cities. For more listings, please visit the IMDA's Event Calendar, which is a great schedule of local events.