Useful Links

Useful Links

The All-Ireland Cultural Society strives to cultivate Irish culture in Oregon, which includes supporting and encouraging our local Irish businesses and events. Below find links to all things Irish in our area! Know another local Irish site? Contact us to let us know so we can add it to the list!

Local Cultural Organizations

CCE Oregon

Ceili of the Valley

Celtic Heritage Alliance

Irish Network Portland

Seattle Irish Heritage

Welsh Society of Oregon

Annual Local Irish Events

AICS St. Patrick’s Day Celebration (usually in-person in Portland on 3/17)

Celtic Fantasy Faire (usually at Shute Park in Hillsboro in August)

Murphy’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Hillsboro (usually a Saturday around 3/17)

N/NE Portland St. Patrick’s Day Parade (usually a Sunday around 3/17)

The Shamrock Cruise (usually in March on the Portland Spirit)

The Shamrock Run (usually a Sunday around 3/17)

St. Agatha’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival (usually a weekend around 3/17)

Local Irish Bars & Restaurants

Celtic Axe Throwers

The Dullahan Pub

Highland Stillhouse



Nana’s Irish Pub in Newport


T.C. O’Leary’s


Local Irish Sessions

Artichoke Music Session Classes by Dan Compton

Bend Session Group

CCE Youth Session

Irish Jam Session in Tualatin – contact Sam at

Trail Jams Session

Women’s Session at T.C. O’Leary’s Pub – coming soon!

Local Irish Music

The Ballybogs

Biddy on the Bench

Brian Ó hAirt

Brigid’s Crossing

Cary Novotny


Celtic Light Orchestra

Celtic Music Hour

Chris Sepic: Wood and Silver Music

Dan Compton & Fran Slefer

Elizabeth Nicholson

Faroe Rum

Geraldine Murray

Katie Jane Band

Kells Pipes and Drum Band

The Lads: Mondays at T.C. O’Leary’s Pub

Na Rósaí

Night of Song by CCE Oregon at T.C. O’Leary’s Pub

Portland Fire Fighters Pipes and Drums

Preston Wilde & Conor O’Bryan: Sundays at T.C. O’Leary’s Pub

Sam Vogt – Vogt’s Whistlery on Instagram

S&A Irish Entertainment

St. James’s Gate

Tualatin Valley Firefighters Pipes & Drums

Local Irish Dancing Classes

An Daire Academy of Irish Dance

Arnold Street Irish Dancers – Quarterly Ceili: info in our newsletter

Brimhall Academy of Irish Dance

Ceili of the Valley Society

Frolicking Meese Ceili

Maldon Meehan

Murray School of Irish Dance

Oregon Irish Dance Academy

S&A Irish Entertainment

Tir Eoghain Ceili Class

Winds of Donegal Ceili Class

Yeates Academy of Irish Dance

Local Irish Language

Brian Ó hAirt

Local Hurling

The Columbia Red Branch Hurling Club

Willamette Hurling Club

Local Genealogy Resources

Don Anderson:

Genealogical Forum of Oregon

Ireland on the World Wide Web

Irish culture is alive all over the world. There are countless websites dedicated to Irish history, music, dance, and more – below find a few we know and have used before! Know another useful Irish site? Contact us to let us know so we can add it to the list!

Irish Customs, Food and Fun Folklore for Your Family Reunion

Irish Roots Magazine

Ireland’s Biggest Online Bookstore

Our Official Political Connection to Ireland

John F. Keane – Honorary Consul of Ireland
5819 St. Andrew’s Drive, Mukilteo, WA 98275
425-290-7839 or