Ireland Network Chicago is kicking off an exciting year full of opportunities to make new connections, enjoy Irish culture and, of course, have the craic. Be part of the fun! I invite you to re-join IN-Chicago at a special membership rate of $60/year (regularly $75). This is a one-time offer exclusively designed for our recently lapsed members. (more…)

  • February 12, 2019 - March 17, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

UpcomingGet your 2019 Annual Ball Tickets here!

TICKET SALES WILL CEASE AT 5PM WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH 2019. IRELAND NETWORK CHICAGO ANNUAL BALL  on  Saturday, February 16th 2019 at The Drake Hotel, Chicago Join us for our signature annual event – a memorable evening that begins with a champagne reception in the elegant Palm Court, followed by exquisite dining in the Gold Coast Ballroom, an open bar, dancing (more…)

  • 2019 Ireland Network Annual Ball
    February 16, 2019
    6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

UpcomingIN CONVERSATION: Update from Leinster House, with Senator Billy Lawless

IN CONVERSATION: Update from Leinster House Billy Lawless, Seanad Éireann  Don’t miss this opportunity to hear it from the source – join us on Friday evening February 22 2019 downstairs at The Gage as we welcome Senator for the Diaspora and Chicago’s own Billy Lawless for a discussion on critical policy matters under debate in (more…)

  • February 22, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


  Opening Night Gala: Screening and Reception February 28, 2019, 7pm at the Theater on the Lake The 20th Chicago Irish Film Festival will be showcasing a powerful documentary about hope and community in the face of the ever-growing issue of homelessness in Ireland. Shelter Me: Apollo House follows a group of activists who break into an (more…)

  • February 28, 2019
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


The Irish American Partnership works to empower the next generation of Irish leaders by supporting educational initiatives and community development programs in Ireland North and South through direct grants to primary schools, science teacher training, university access scholarships, and employment learning programs. The Partnership provides forums for visiting leaders from Ireland to speak in the U.S., (more…)

  • March 15, 2019
    8:00 am - 10:00 am