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Irish community reception to mark arrival of the new Consul General of Ireland, Claire McCarthy.

25 September 2019

The Irish community in Austin, Texas gathered at the Consulate General of Ireland on Tuesday, 24 September to mark the arrival of the new Consul General of Ireland, Claire McCarthy.

International Day of Peace and Peace Week in Austin 2019.

23 September 2019

The Consulate General of Ireland participated in several events as part of Peace Week in Austin, Texas this year.

Survey to Contribute to Ireland’s New Diaspora Policy

21 August 2019

We invite you to share your views about how the Irish Government can deepen and expand its partnership with the Irish diaspora in the U.S by participating in this online survey.

Irish Films at aGLIFF International Film Festival

21 August 2019

The Irish Consulate is delighted to support a number of screenings of Irish films at the aGLIFF International Film Festival in Austin on 22-25 August in partnership with the Irish Film Institute, the GAZE LGBT Film Festival, Culture Ireland, and the Arts Council of Ireland.

Irish for PRIDE in Austin 2019

12 August 2019

The Irish Consulate in Austin was delighted to join members of the Irish community on 10 August to celebrate the Austin Pride parade and Ireland’s commitment to LGBT + equality and inclusion.

Ireland at Austin Pride 2019

31 July 2019

The Consulate General of Ireland in Austin invites you to join us in a celebration of Ireland’s commitment to equality and inclusion at Austin Pride 2019 on Saturday, 10 August.

Bloomsday in Texas

21 June 2019

We held a very special gathering of the Finnegans Wake Reading Group in Austin, Texas to mark the visit of Irish artist Carol Wade.

Bloomsday in Oklahoma

16 June 2019

This year, we traveled to Oklahoma to celebrate Bloomsday at a very special gathering organized by Professor Sean Latham from the University of Tulsa.

Press Release on a new memorial in Leadville, Colorado

13 May 2019

Press Release by Ambassador Mulhall on new memorial which will be dedicated to the thousands of Irish who perished in the silver mines in Leadville, Colorado

Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor Visits Denver and Kansas City for St Patrick’s Day 2019

18 March 2019

Minister of State for Higher Education Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D. traveled to Denver, Colorado and Kansas City, Missouri to represent the Irish Government on St Patrick’s Day 2019.

St Patrick’s Day 2019 in Texas

17 March 2019

The Consulate General of Ireland participated in a number of events in Texas to celebrate the National Day of Ireland including parades and festivals in Houston, San Antonio, and Austin.

Ireland at SXSW 2019

07 March 2019

Here is your guide to all things Irish at South by Southwest (SXSW) 2019!

86th Texas Legislative Session Reception

15 February 2019

The Irish Consulate hosted a reception for Texas State Legislators on February 5, 2019 to mark the beginning of the 86th legislative session.

Lá Fhéile Bríde 2019 – St Brigid’s Day 2019

07 February 2019

The Irish Consulate hosted its inaugural St Brigid’s Day celebration on February 1, 2019 to acknowledge the role of Irish and Irish-American women in Texas.

St Brigid's Day Celebration

25 January 2019

To celebrate St Brigid’s Day 2019, the we are delighted to welcome the Irish community for an evening of music, culture and celebration at the Consulate General of Ireland in Austin on Friday, February 1 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

Mayors of Austin and Limerick Sign Agreement for Future Collaboration

21 January 2019

The Consulate General of Ireland welcomed a delegation from Limerick City and County Council to Austin on 16-18 January, 2019 for a formal signing of a memorandum of understanding between the two cities.

November - December Newsletter 2018

21 December 2018

Consulate of Ireland Newsletter for U.S Southwest - November/December 2018

Good Friday Agreement 20th Anniversary

19 November 2018

Senator George J. Mitchell visited Austin on 19 November, 2018 to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement.

Sept - October Newsletter 2018

09 November 2018

Sept - October Newsletter 2018

Helena Byrne - Irish Storytelling Event

02 October 2018

The Irish Consulate in Austin recently welcomed the acclaimed Irish storyteller and singer Helena Byrne for a very special performance that explored the music, superstitions and folklore of Ireland.