Events

Upcoming Events


  • 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!

Past Events


  • 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.
  • Reel Ireland Film Festival: Parked - Monday, September 16
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    By popular demand John Gleeson is presenting 'Reel Ireland', a Fall festival of contemporary Irish Film. Come along to watch 'Parked', a story about homelessness, friendship and the will to survive adversity.
  • “The Quiet Land” by Malachy McKenna - Malachy McKenna's "The Quiet Land" opens this Friday, May 10, 2019 at 7:30 pm. Milwaukee Irish Arts presents founding members John Gleeson and Eamonn O’Neill as Nashee and Eamonn respectively, two elderly farmers who meet at a clearing on the hillside between their homes. With a wonderful blend of humor and pathos, ‘The Quiet Land’ is a celebration of life...
  • Center for Celtic Studies Celebration Concert - Join us for the Center for Celtic Studies Celebration Concert, with live music performed by Milwaukee Irish band áthas. All are welcome - bring a friend!
  • JigJam at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center - Saturday April 13, 7:30pm
    Irish Cultural and Heritage Center, 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Join us for JigJam, an Irish Bluegrass band performing this coming Saturday at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center. Tickets are only $10 with your student ID!
  • Bloomsday: a play by Steven Dietz - Thursday April 11 - Sunday April 14
    CelticMKE, 1532 N Wauwatosa Ave
    Join us for Bloomsday, an Irish love story by Steven Dietz. This is a "pay what you can" event. See post for more information.
  • Peniel Welsh Chapel Benefit Hymn Sing - Sunday April 7, 2:30pm
    Community Untied Methodist Church
    Join us for a benefit Hymn Sing for the Peniel Welsh Chapel. Rev. Tom White will accompany on his 126 year old reed organ with Sarah Conrad on piano. There will also be special music by the Peniel Quartet and a combined choir from Community United Methodist and Covenant United Methodist.
  • Tartan Presentation by Ron Sinclair and SAS (St. Andrew’s Society of Milwaukee) Members - Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 6:30 pm
    West Bend Library, 630 Poplar St., West Bend, WI

    On Wednesday, April 17th at the West Bend Library (630 Poplar St, West Bend, WI 53095), SAS member Ron Sinclair will be presenting a talk on the Wisconsin Tartan as part of the library's Celtic Series. The event is located at the library (address above) and will begin at 6:30 PM.