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It’s Pledge Drive at KPFT!

Our Top Volunteer, the Beauteous Peg awaits your call! It’s pledge drive at KPFT-FM in Houston and we need your support! We don’t accept advertising – we are 100% listener-supported. So please make your pledge by calling 713-526-5738 or donate … Continue reading

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Here and Now at the Duck Thursday 7pm

Former Blaggards fiddler Chris Buckley returns from Austin with his new Irish Trad band Here & Now for 7PM show at the Muckey Thursday June 8th at 7PM….hear some new music  from the group on Irish Aires tonite…or check out … Continue reading

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Events update for June-July 2017 in and around Houston

Saturday June 17 2017 from 1-3pm it’s the Irish Society’s annual member appreciation and Bloomsday Event at The Bull & Bear Tavern, 11980 Westheimer Rd., Houston, Texas 77077. That’s in the back of the plaza at Westheimer & Kirkwood; Look … Continue reading

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Tew Academy’s Becca Bryan brings home World medals

Sunday, April 23, Becca Bryan, a dancer and assistant instructor at the Tew Academy of Irish Dance, competed at the 2017 World Irish Dance Championships in Killarney, Ireland and brought home medals and a 15th place finish out of a … Continue reading

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Celtic Thunder’s Emmet Cahill to perform in Houston

By Richard Tew   Emmet Cahill, award-winning Irish tenor and a principal singer with the renowned Irish music show Celtic Thunder, is returning to Houston and will perform at the Classical Theatre Company on Tuesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Saturday April Fools Day at EQ Heights with Constant Billy!

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Martin McGuinness: Sinn Féin politician dies aged 66

BBC March 21, 2017 Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness, Northern Ireland’s former deputy first minister, has died aged 66. It is understood he had been suffering from a rare heart condition. His funeral will be in Derry on Thursday. The former IRA … Continue reading

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ST. PATRICK’S WEEK EVENTS 2017

Sunday March 12 1pm it’s the annual Dick Dowling Statue Ceremony at Herman Park. Featured speaker will be our old friend Lori Gallagher of the University of St. Thomas Irish Studies program. 39th Annual FM 1960 St. Patrick’s Parade Champion … Continue reading

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Friendswood Irish dance classes to start soon

If you live in the Friendswood, Pearland or Alvin area, and are interested in learning Irish dance, now is your chance. The Tew Academy of Irish Dance is expanding their classes into the area at Dance Expressions off of Heritage … Continue reading

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