The Ireland Network Chicago is…

A business and social network of Irish or those with a strong affinity to Ireland, living and working in the Chicago area. Our mission is to serve as a bridge for newly arrived Irish, and those connected to Ireland, to the established Chicago business and Chicago Irish communities. 

Please take a few moments to browse these web pages and resources. Become a member to take advantage of preferred member rates at events, and connection to the vibrant Irish business community in Chicago and beyond. We look forward to seeing you at our next event.

The Chicago Irish Film Festival will be held virtually for the first time in its 22 year history from March 4 – 8.  Presenting a brand new crop of films from Irish filmmakers, the festival includes the usual mix of feature films, documentaries and shorts you have come to expect, as well as Q&A sessions, workshops and some (more…)


It’s that time of year! Put on your fanciest green (this may mean your favorite St. Patrick’s Day t-shirt) and join us Sunday, March 14 at 7:00pm for music, a demonstration in cooking your best St. Patrick’s Day meal with Diarmuid Horan and showing off your Irish spirit!  From learning how to pour your perfect Guinness (more…)