Events

The Irish Arts Foundation is committed to providing a diverse range of outputs in terms of the events we stage. Although our primary focus is on Irish music and arts, we are proud that our programme represents a number of different themes associated with Ireland and Irish people.

Traditional Irish Music Evening

Traditional Irish Music Evening

Fri, 22 Sep 9:00pm

FREE EVENT

Bridge Inn, Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 £BW

Culture Night, 22nd September 2017, comprises hundreds of events across Ireland and overseas. From nation’s capital to county town, everyone’s getting involved! Arts and cultural organisations open their doors until late with hundreds of free events, tours, talks & performances for you, your family and friends to enjoy.
www.culturenight.ie
Gaelic Language Conversational Groups

Gaelic Language Conversational Groups

Wed, 27 Sep Wed, 27 Jun

Leeds Irish Centre, York Road LS9 9NT

We are pleased  to announce the continuation of the Irish language conversation groups for the forthcoming academic year. The groups are always open to new members; beginners as well as those who are a more advanced. The sessions take place in The Leeds Irish Centre on Wednesday evenings between 7.30pm and 9pm and Swarthmore Education Centre (6:30pm-9pm) for those who feel they are more advanced. The environment for both sessions is relaxed and the mantra is we learn together! Email: info@irisharts.org.uk or tel: 0113 2480887

Musicians of Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon and Leitrim Remembered

Musicians of Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon and Leitrim Remembered

Fri, 13 Oct 1:00pm

FREE EVENT

The School of Music Clothworkers Centenary Concert Hall The University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT

The concert will feature a discussion with the Manchester based flute player Paul Daly, originally from Ballaghaderreen in County Roscommon, and a slide-show of memorials to musicians in this area. In collaboration with University of Leeds International Concert Series.
The Leeds Gathering

The Leeds Gathering

Sat, 18 Nov Sun, 26 Nov

Varies

Venues across Leeds

We are delighted to announce the return of the Leeds Gathering Festival - a celebration of Irish and Celtic music and arts across the city once again. The festival is now in its 12th year and will feature the finest of performers from Britain, Ireland and Scotland. A full programme of events will be available here soon.
Bridge Across the Ocean:Bluegrass, Indie-Folk& Celtic Music Evening

Bridge Across the Ocean:Bluegrass, Indie-Folk& Celtic Music Evening

Sat, 27 Jan 7:30pm

£PWYF

The Polish Centre. Newton Hill Rd, Leeds LS7 4JE

Fundraising Celtic Music Evening for Downs Syndrome Charity. ‘Sunshine & Smiles’. 7:30pm until 9pm.