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Farewell to CG Brian O'Brien-5th Friday Networking Event

17 July 2020

Farewell to CG Brian O'Brien Virtual 5th Friday Networking Event

Shades of Green-A Celebration of Irish Culture in America

02 July 2020

Shades of Green-A Celebration of Irish Culture in America

Celebrate Pride June 30 with Ireland and Australia

19 June 2020

Celebrate Pride June 30 with Ireland and Australia

Passport Processing Update

08 June 2020

Changes to Passport Processing due to Covid-19 crisis.

Chicago Irish Film Festival Opening Night Feb 27 2020

02 March 2020

Chicago Irish Film Festival opens with 'Guns and Rosaries' Feb 27 2020 to packed audience at Theater on the Lake, Chicago. Film directors, writers and actors from Ireland attended a pre-reception an the opening movie for the 3 day weekend Irish Film Festival throughout Chicagoland.

Wesport Drama Group Visits Chicago with production of 'Beauty Queen of Leenane' at Heritage Center

24 February 2020

The St. Patrick's Drama Group from Westport Co. Mayo performed Martin McDonagh's 'Beauty Queen of Leenane' at the Irish American Heritage Center on Feb 20th

Announcing '5th Friday' Networking Breakfast Series

10 January 2020

Announcing the first '5th Friday' Networking Breakfast at the Consulate General of Ireland, Chicago. Opportunity to network with Irish, Irish American and Irish-interest business professionals. Learn about some of the work being done across a variety of sectors.

Vice Consul Keating addresses students at Whitney Young High School on Climate Change

07 January 2020

Vice Consul Sarah Keating spoke to students at Whitney Young High School this week on Ireland's climate change policies.

Nov 20th Ambassador Mulhall at DePaul 'The Transatlantic Relationship-Ireland's Evolving Role'

06 November 2019

Nov 20th ~ Ambassador Mulhall Lecture & Reception at DePaul University

Oct 18th IBAM! Irish Books Art & Movies Celebration and Open House Chicago at the Irish American Her

14 October 2019

Oct 18th IBAM! Irish Books Art & Movies Celebration and Open House Chicago at the Irish American Heritage Center

Oct 17th – I, Dolours presented by Chicago Irish Film Festival, Logan Square, Chicago

09 October 2019

Movie I, Dolours presented by Chicago Irish Film Festival, Logan Square, Chicago is followed by Q&A session with Consul General of Ireland Brian O'Brien.

Oct 5th - Great Pink Run takes off in Chicago

06 October 2019

Inaugural Great Pink Run took place in Chicago on October 5th in aid of Breast Cancer Research. Sonia O'Sullivan led the run, with staff of the Chicago Consulate. Collaboration between University of Chicago and Royal College of Surgeons Ireland.

Consulate Staff join in Chicago Beach Clean Up with Office of Foreign Missions

13 September 2019

Consulate Staff join in Chicago Beach Clean Up with Office of Foreign Missions

DePaul University PoliSci Students Visit the Consulate during Discover Chicago Immersion Week

09 September 2019

DePaul University PoliSci Students Visit the Chicago Consulate during Discover Chicago Immersion Week

Sept 19th Cruise for Culture with Ireland Network

30 August 2019

Ireland Network's annual boat cruise on Lake Michigan.

American Chamber of Commerce launches new Ireland Invests in Illinois Guide

14 August 2019

The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland partnered with Enterprise Ireland and Intersect Illinois to promote its support of Irish companies entering the US market. This event at the Irish Consulate in Chicago brought together industry leaders from Illinois and Ireland and launched a guide with a mentor team across the US.

August 17th - Minister Cannon presents at Milwaukee Irish Fest

08 August 2019

Minister Cannon visits Milwaukee Irish Fest August 16th-19th

Irish Fest Season in Full Swing!

11 July 2019

Information about Irish Festivals in the Midwest.

Consulate hosts 'Ireland Invests in the US' on August 13th

10 July 2019

A business event with Consulate General of Ireland, Enterprise Ireland and the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland. Event will launch the new guide 'Ireland Invests in the US' along with a dedicated guide for Irish companies investing in Illinois. Events also taking place around the Midwest USA.

Celebrate Bloomsday on June 16th at IAHC

11 June 2019

Bloomsday event in Chicago at the Irish American Heritage Center June 16th, 2019