Top 5 opening weekend events at 2018 Manchester Irish Festival

Manchester Irish Festival 2019

Here are the Top 5 events during the opening weekend of this years 2018 Manchester Irish Festival:

1. Friday 2 March
Check out the Irish Comedy night at the Chorlton Irish Club

2. Saturday 3 March - Cancelled due to Weather
It’s the launch of the Mayo Day promotion which starts at 630am to 830am with The award winning Irish Dancers, The Ganley Sisters live on BBC Radio Manchester, they then visit Manchester United Football Ground for a Press shoot before staging their afternoon of Sean Nós and Jiving workshops at the Chorlton Irish Club 12-330pm
Don’t forget there is a Free Draw for a holiday for 2 at the 4 star Hotel Ballina being raffled off at the event.

3. Saturday 3 March
The Mayo Association of Manchester stage their sell out Dinner Dance with Ireland’s Country Music Star Mick Flavin at the Lancashire Cricket Club.

4. Saturday 4 March
Irish Celtic Rock band The Last Drop headline the opening weekend celebrations at Osheas.

5. Sunday 4 March
The multi award winning St Kents Irish Club stage a special family themed afternoon in aid of Francis House Children’s Hospice.