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Covid-19 Update September 16, 2021

21 July 2021

Travel Information for Visitors to Ireland Summer 2021

Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad 2021

19 July 2021

Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad 2021

June 30th 'Global Conversations' Connecting Cork with Chicago

24 June 2021

June 30th at 8:30 am CST, Global Conversation, Cork Chamber, Irish business leaders, Connecting Cork, brand Ireland, Dan Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the USA, Commissioner Bridget Gainer, Cook County 10th District, Fiona McEntee, Damien O’Brien,

July 7th "Breaking Ice" Summer Screenings 2021

21 June 2021

July 7th "Breaking Ice" Summer Screenings 2021 Ireland's first Winter Olympics entrants - a Bobsledding team in 1992.

June 16th Taking Climate Action from Local to Global

14 June 2021

June 16th Taking Climate Action from Global to Local event Moderated by Maeve Higgins with guest speakers Commissioner Bridget Degnen, Ambassador Mary O'Neill, Embassy of Ireland, Tanzania, Concern WorldWide, Malawi.

May 17th International Day Against Homophophia, Transphobia & Biphobia

14 May 2021

May 17th International Day Against Homophophia, Transphobia & Biphobia event with Dr Maurice Casey,EPIC Irish Emigration Museum, Dublin and Paul Dowling, Irish Community Services, Chicago

If Walls Could Talk - Irish Art & Design at the Consulate

05 May 2021

#IfWallsCouldTalk is based on a simple question: if the walls of our Consulate office could talk what would they say about Ireland, about our values, and about our Diaspora here in the US?

May 1st: Unveiling a Portrait of Mother Jones on her 184th birthday

04 May 2021

The unveiling of a specially commissioned portrait of Mother Jones at the Consulate at the Embassy on her 184th birthday May 1st 2021

March 25th 1pm CST 'The Emergence of Northern Ireland' Part of the 'A Farther Shore' Series

19 March 2021

March 25th 1pm CST 'The Emergence of Northern Ireland' Part of the 'A Farther Shore' Series

Shades of Green-St Patrick's Day Celebration of Irish America

12 March 2021

Shades of Green-St Patrick's Day Celebration of Irish America

March 8 International Women's Day 2021 Theme #ChooseToChallenge

02 March 2021

March 8 International Women's Day 2021 Theme #ChooseToChallenge

March 4-8 Chicago Irish Film Festival 2021

26 February 2021

Chicago Irish Film Festival 2021 March 4-8

February Design Month-Consulate Webinar Series Celebrating Irish Women in Design. View events here.

26 February 2021

February Design Month-Consulate Webinar Series Celebrating Irish Women in Design

February Design Month-Consulate Webinar Series Celebrating Irish Women in Design

21 January 2021

February Design Month-Consulate Webinar Series Celebrating Irish Women in Design

Celebrating Irish Design in February

12 January 2021

February is Design Month at the Consulate General of Ireland, Chicago

Jan 14 & 16: CelticMKE - "Connections In African & Irish American Experiences"

09 December 2020

The New Year gets off to a good start with CelticMKE’s Connections in African and Irish American Experiences presenting two events on Jan 14th & 16th. CelticMKE and the UWM Center for Celtic Studies proudly present the annual Chuck Ward Memorial Lecture at 7:00 pm CST on Jan 14th and the virtual symposium on Jan 16th starting at 12 pm CST is introduced by CG Kevin Byrne.

Dec 8: Ambassador Mulhall and Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins at American Writers Museum

23 November 2020

Dec 8: Ambassador Mulhall and Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins at American Writers Museum

Dec 8: Ambassador Mulhall and Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins at American Writers Museum

23 November 2020

Dec 8: Ambassador Mulhall and Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins at American Writers Museum

Nov 17: "History of Ireland 1921-22 ¬ The Beginnings of the Free State"

11 November 2020

A presentation with DePaul University's Irish Studies Program, the DePaul Grace School of Applied Diplomacy and the Irish Studies Scholarly Seminar at The Newberry Library. Ambassador Mulhall will talk on the subject of "The History of Ireland 1921-22 ¬ The Beginnings of the Free State".

Oct 30th: Frederick Douglass Symposium at Celtic Arts Center, Minnesota

26 October 2020

A talk on Frederick Douglass's time in Ireland 175 years ago with Christine Kinealy author, and founding director of Ireland’s Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University. Named “one of the most influential Irish Americans” in 2011 by Irish America magazine and Dennis J. Brownlee, founder of the African American Irish Diaspora Network.