Thank you to our Páirc Festival Sponsors!
With just under a week to go until we launch the biggest celebration of Irish music and culture at Páirc Festival we would like to express our gratitude to sponsors who have supported us in bringing to you our world-class event here in Birmingham! We would like to thank Builders Merchants Mahoney’s who are sponsoring
Tourism Ireland Support Páirc Festival
Páirc Festival is pleased to announce Tourism Ireland will be supporting Páirc Festival this Bank Holiday Weekend to deliver to you a world class celebration of Irish music and culture! Tourism Ireland is responsible for marketing the island of Ireland overseas as a leading holiday destination. Established as one of the ‘six areas of co-operation’
Ocean Colour Scene Set Times, Afterparty and Important Information
It’s not long now until Ocean Colour Scene’s headline gig! You’ve got your tickets. But what happens when the gig finishes?! Friday 26th August it’s the OFFICIAL Ocean Colour Scene afterparty! Britpop icons Ocean Colour Scene are back in Birmingham THIS AUGUST, headlining Pairc Festival 2022 at the Outdoor Grounds of The New Irish Centre.
Keane Family Welcome Monumental Irish- Language Bill
The UK have introduced legislation which will protect the rights of Irish-language speakers, as well as Ulster Scots. The monumental Identity and Language (Northern Ireland) Bill will ‘deliver measures to promote and respect Northern Ireland’s diverse national, cultural and linguistic identities’. Moreover, the Bill will ‘provide for the recognition and protection of the Irish language
Fairytale of New York Returns to the Alexandra
Irish-inspired sell out tour ‘Fairytale of New York’ is coming back to Birmingham for an even bigger production in 2022. The producers of ‘Seven Drunken Nights-The Story of the Dubliners’ bring to you the ultimate Christmas production ‘Fairytale of New York’. Featuring an international cast of singers, musicians and dancers ‘Fairytale of New York’ is a show for the
Happy Bloomsday Birmingham! June 16th is Bloomsday, the annual celebration and commemoration of James Joyce’s Ulysses, the epic Dublin-set novel. Bloomsday is celebrated around the world, as countries, cities and states use the date to honour their connection to all things Ireland. In Dublin, readings, dramatisations and pub crawls take place throughout the city, enthusiasts
Win a VIP Experience at our opening party with Ocean Colour Scene
We are delighted to be teaming up with Ocean Colour Scene to offer a VIP Experience for a lucky winner and 3 friends!
Imelda May announced as Páirc Festival headliner
HUGE NEWS! We are incredibly pleased to announce Imelda May as Páirc Festival’s Saturday headline act! We can’t wait to welcome Imelda to our incredible line-up; she is one of Ireland’s most successful musicians, and is fresh from the Made To Love tour – we know many of you will have seen her at the