Events from Ireland

39th Great Irish Fair of New York

When: Saturday, 19 September, 2020

This year's Great Irish Fair will go on! Due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic this year's Great Irish Fair will be held virtually on Facebook on September 19th

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39th Great Irish Fair of New York

Twin Trees Heywood Festival 2020

When: Thursday, 20 August, 2020

After months of lockdown and uncertainty, Ballinakill’s Twin Trees Art & Culture Committee were delighted to recently announce that this year’s festival would take place as a fully outdoor event, to accommodate social distancing, running from August 20th - 23rd.

Dysartgallen (Laois) Laois
Twin Trees Heywood Festival

The West Cork DNA & Family History Symposium 2020

When: Monday, 8 June, 2020

​In addition to bringing a DNA & family history event closer to home, the main purpose of the symposium is to increase the level of understanding about how DNA can be used to support genealogical research and to increase tester-participation in this new area of citizen science.

Kilgarriffe (Cork) Cork

Creating Connections Webinar Series

When: Wednesday, 20 May, 2020

We are delighted to announce the first webinar in our Creating Connections series. We hope you'll join us and other IrelandXO members from all over the world as we show you how to discover more about your Irish ancestors' place of origin and help you create some real connections, with the community still living there today, and with others descended from the same place living all around the world.

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Creating Connections Webinar Series