Latest Irish culture Stories

2011-05-04 02:30:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to figures published by ABTA, 2.45 million Brits went on a foreign holiday during the Easter break, taking advantage of the 11 day holiday created by the Royal Wedding and the traditional Easter break.

2011-03-09 00:00:28

You’ve got green beer, green corned beef and cabbage, and your shamrock for St. Patrick’s Day.

2011-03-08 07:00:00

CHICAGO, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no reason to drown your sorrows in a lonely pint if you can't be home to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Almost every major city has a parade honoring the saintly man who drove the snakes from Ireland.

2011-03-01 14:34:00

CHICAGO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercy Home for Boys & Girls invites the public to be part of a solution for kids in crisis this March while celebrating all things Irish.

2011-02-12 17:44:00

DUBLIN, February 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Irish film and television industry celebrated its 8th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards at a gala ceremony held in Dublin's spectacular Convention Centre on Saturday 12th February. In what was a glittering night for the Irish film and television industry the IFTA Awards saw a host of filmmakers, actors and producers walking the red carpet and celebrating an outstanding year of Irish creative achievements and production. Awards...

2010-11-02 13:04:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Halloween, the nation's leading seasonal Halloween retailer, announced today that $2 million has been raised this Halloween season for Child Life departments at 106 individual and local hospitals across the U.S.

2010-10-28 12:43:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the recent spike in popularity of vampires, werewolves, and horror films, half of U.S. adults (51%) feel Halloween is an overhyped holiday and one-third (32%) believe only children should dress up for Halloween.

2010-10-28 00:00:38

Global Group Formed To Ensure The Future Of Halloween The World Organization of Halloween Protectors, Enthusiasts &Advocates, better known as WOOHPEA, was co-founded by Stanley Sticker and Mr.

2010-10-27 10:16:00

RACINE, Wis., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to the festive Halloween and harvest seasons, don't be "ghoulish," be smart. Go green to save money and help make every day Earth Day.

2010-10-26 00:01:42

Don’t Let Spirits Overtake You on Halloween—Get a Free Ride Home, Courtesy of McDivitt Law Firm Law firm offers Halloween safe ride home program in Colorado Springs Colorado Springs, Colorado (PRWEB) October 25, 2010 As party-going goblins and ghosts plan their Halloween festivities, a local law firm is helping make sure everyone has a safe ride at the end of the night.

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