Events

Upcoming Events


  • Irish Language Gathering (Lá Gaeilge) - Date: March 5, 2022 Location: UW-Milwaukee Campus (Curtin Hall / Mitchell Hall) This event is FREE for pre-registered UWM students. Registration fee for non-students: $50 (by check, made payable to UWM Foundation). Please find the registration link for students &... Read More

Past Events


  • Virtual Event: An Evening with Kevin Barry, author of That Old Country Music - His latest, That Old Country Music, is a collection of short stories of rural Ireland in the classic Irish mode: full of love (and sex), melancholy and magic, bedecked in some of the most gorgeous prose being written today.
  • Free Webinar: “The Power of Indigenous Language” (Celtic Junction Arts Center Social Justice Seminar Series) - “Register now for the free webinar, “The Power of Indigenous Language.” As part of Celtic Junction Arts Center’s Social Justice Seminar Series, speakers of Anishinaabemowin and of Irish explore the topic of Indigenous languages including the deep cultural value and... Read More
  • Irish Band Dervish at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center Feb. 26 - MILWAUKEE – Dervish, one of the biggest names in Irish music renowned for live performances that match dazzling sets of tunes with stunning interpretations of traditional songs, will perform at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center, 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave.,... Read More
  • Samhain Festival 2021 - Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021 Time: 6:30 PM Central Free to Attend Join us for CCS’s annual Samhain festivities, held outside Merrill Hall on the evening of Wednesday, October 27, 2021. Performances by the Leaky Bellows of Milwaukee and storyteller... Read More
  • Frederick Douglass and His Songs of Resistance Lecture - Date: Thursday, January 14, 2021
    Time: 7:00 pm Central | Free
  • Dr Brian Ó Conchubhair: “When Douglas Hyde came to Milwaukee in 1905” - Saturday, March 7, 2020, 1:00 pm
    Celtic Milwaukee Center, Wauwatosa, WI

    Join us for a presentation by Dr Brian Ó Conchubhair entitled " When Douglas Hyde came to Milwaukee in 1905".
  • Irish Language Gathering - Friday, March 6, 2020 - Sunday, March 8, 2020
    Celtic Milwaukee Center, Wauwatosa, WI

    Register for the Deireadh Seachtaine Gaeilge (Irish Language Gathering) happening March 6-8, 2020 at the Celtic Milwaukee Center in Wauwatosa! This event features Irish lessons, a Douglas Hyde Memorial Lecture, movie shorts, Siopa Gaeilge-Irish language books and media shop and more. This event is free to pre-registered UWM students!
  • Reflections on Community from Irish Folklore - Friday, November 1, 2019 • 7:00 pm
    Celtic MKE Center

    You are invited to join CelticMKE and CCS in a presentation titled Neighborliness and Decency, Witchcraft and Famine: Reflections on Community from Irish Folklore.
  • Samhain (Sow-en) Festival - Thursday, October 31, 2019, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    UWM Hefter Center

    Come visit Samhain (Sow-en) Festival, a Celtic Celebration with Refreshments, Scary Fairies, Fortune Telling, and Live Music. Costumes are encouraged. Free and open to the public.
  • Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí - Wednesday, September 25
    6:00pm - 8:30pm
    CCS is excited to host our annual céilí next week. Join us and our friends, Ceol Cairde, and Scottish Country Dancers for the evening of music and dance. Free and open to the public.