Manchester Irish Festival News

Manchester stages a weekend of events for Mayo Day

Manchester is all set to be turned Green and Red for the inaugural Mayo Day 2015 on Saturday 2 May

Mayo Manchester Tradfest joins forces with Giro De Baile in Mayo

The Giro De Baile Bike Race takes place in North Mayo on Sunday 2 August 2015

Irish Network Buffalo confirms that Niagara Falls will be turned Green and Red for Mayo Day

Niagara Falls has been confirmed to be lit up in Green and Red to mark Mayo Day on Saturday 2 May 2015

Irish Chef in Manchester creates world’s first Mayo Day Pie

The world's first Mayo Day Pie has been created by the Levenshulme based Wendy Orr from Life of Pie

Chorlton to host Mayo Day weekend Family Fun Day

The Chorlton Irish Cub will host a special Green & Red Family Fun Day on Sunday 3 May

Ballina band headline UK's Mayo Day Concert in Manchester

The award winning Flatout from Ballina will headline a special Mayo Day Concert on Saturday 2 May

Corrie Star helps launch Art Show in Fred’s Ale House

Coronation Stret's Gary Windass helped launch Daniel Pitts Art Exhibition in Levenshulme on Friday 20 March

Coronation Street Star helps YGG generate over £11,000 for Charity

Over £11,000 was generated for the Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention Charity at the recent sold out, Young, Gifted & Green Concert

Happy St Patrick's Day from Manchester Irish TV

Joe Casserley and Manchester Irish TV have produced a short film to promote this years 2015 Manchester Irish Festival and Mayo Day

Top 10 things to do on St Patrick's Day in Manchester

Here are the top ten Parties for St Patrick's Day in Manchester

Festival Launches Guinness Shamrock Pie to celebrate St Patrick's Day in Manchester

The 2015 Manchester Irish Festival launched a special Shamrock Steak & Guinness Pie created by artisan Levenshulme bakery , Life of Pie

Irish World Cup Fever grips Chorlton

The World Irish Dancing Trophy made a visit to the Keegan Academy of Irish Dance in Chorlton during this years Festival

20 Tickets up for grabs at St Patrick's weekend launch

The 2015 Manchester Irish Festival is celebrating its twentieth anniversary by givining away 20 tickets for its special event on Friday 13 March

20 Events to celebrate the St Patrick's weekend in Manchester

20 events at the 2015 Manchester Irish Festival

Claire Murray wins 1,000 Euro Holiday in Mayo

Claire Murray won this years Mayo Day promotional raffle proze for a holiday in Clare Island Lighthouse Hotel

Manchester Irish Festival launches its own TV Station

Manchester Irish TV makes its debut on Friday 6 March

BBC Songwriter creates song for YGG Charity Show

Claire Mooney composes a special song for Young, Gifted and Green

Why I love Leitrim

Brendan Hardagen tells us why he loves Lovely Leitrim

Manchester Goes Green for St Patrick's Day

The 2015 Manchester Irish Festival will once again join Tourism Ireland's #GoGreen4PatricksDay campaign

BBC Stars help launch 2015 Manchester Irish Festival in Levenshulme

BBC TV and Radio stars Mike Ward, Mike Sweeney and Joe Keegan will be kick starting the festival weekend from Friday 6 March to Sunday 8 March at Fred's Ale House.

Coronation Street Actress helps Irish Show turn Pink for Charity

Sally Dynevor who plays Sally Webster in Coronation Street will officially open the SOLD OUT YGG Show in aid of Genesis

Niagara Falls set to be turned Green and Red for Mayo Day

Buffalo in America are aiming to turn Niagara Falls Green and Red to mark Mayo Day on Saturday 2 May

Comedy returns to Levenshulme during the Manchester Irish Festival

Comedy makes a welcome return to Levenshulme on Wednesday 11 March at Fred's Ale House

Manchester set to turn Green and Red

A special Mayo Day promotional weekend will help launch this years 2015 Manchester Irish Festival

Author launches book set in Mayo and Manchester

Annette Sills launches The Relative Harmony of Julie O'Hagan on Saturday 7 March as part of the Mayo Day promotional weekend.

Download your Free ticket to Launch of #MayoDay promotional launch

Get a free ticket to the launch on Friday 6 March at Fred's Ale House

Mayo Titanic Exhibition comes to Levenshulme

A special exhibition by Tony McGuire about the Titanic and Mayo's connection to it comes to Levenshulme on Friday 6 March

Win a €1,000 holiday in Mayo

This year’s 2015 Manchester Irish Festival as part of the Mayo Day Promotional weekend has teamed up with Clare Island Lighthouse Boutique Hotel in Mayo.

One Thousand Performers set to turn South Manchester Green for Tradfest

This years 2015 Manchester Irish Festival is staging a Tradfest featuring over 90 Events in Levenshulme, Fallowfield and Chorlton