Events

Upcoming Events


  • Samhain 2022 - Join Center for Celtic Studies for a celebration of the Celtic Otherworld through spooky stories, Celtic treats, live music, and a costume contest. This event will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 5:30pm-7:30pm in Greene Hall. Check back... Read More
  • Tionól Gaeilge 2023 (Irish Language Immersion Weekend) - Please join us for the Tionól Gaeilge 2023 event on March 3-5, 2023 in CelticMKE Center, Wauwatosa, WI. Join this annual event that includes Irish language instruction, cultural activities, and craic. Open to all, from the absolute beginner to the... Read More

Past Events


  • 2022 Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí - Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 6:30pm-8:30pm in Greene Hall
    Join the Center for Celtic Studies in celebrating the Fall 2022 semester with the return of our annual Céilí! Immerse yourself in dance, featuring live music from Ceol Cairde. All are welcome to this free event.
  • Shamrock Club’s Post Parade Party Returns March 12, 2022 - The Shamrock Club of Wisconsin’s 50th annual Post Parade Party will return to the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center of Wisconsin on Saturday, March 12, 2022, from 1 until 6 pm. The Party, the Most Irish Thing to do in... Read More
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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!