St Patrick's Parades, Festivals,
St. Patrick's Concerts, Sport, Music & Cultural Events
in Continental Europe
(News and Events below)
Ireland's Patron Saint is Saint Patrick.
St Patrick's Day is on the 17th March.
In 2011, it falls on a Thursday.
In some cities, the day will be celebrated on the day itself, in many others it will be cepebrated with festivals and parties on the weekend beforehand - in others it is celebrated the weekend after, and some cities will have a week long festival.
All across Continental Europe, throughout the month of March - Irish Clubs, Societies and Associations celebrate with a range of activities, gatherings, dinners and festivities.
Wherever you are, enjoy the Parades, Parties, Concerts, Sporting and Cultural Events, and Festivals from the start of March, and continuing throughout Europe, to the end of March.
Irish dancing Flash Mob in The Hague for St Patrick's Day: St Patrick's Day Flash Mob Irish dancing The Hague, Netherlands
Copenhagen St. Patrick's Day : Copenhagen St. Patrick's Day Parade, enjoy Guinness Bodhran Band, and Bloomsday Bar
OSLO ST.PATRICKS DAY PARADE: The Oslo St Patrick´s Day Parade is celebrating its 10th anniversary and this year promises to be the best Parade yet!!!!
Get your shamrocks on at Den Haag’s 2012 St Patrick’s Festival : Festival of Music and Dance on Saturday 17 March 2012
in Den Haag ( The Hague)
Saint Patrick’s Day message from President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins : I wish to send warm greetings on this St Patrick's Day to Irish people at home and abroad and to our wider Irish family around trhe world.
Activities in Spain for St. Patrick's Day 2012:: St. Patrick's Day 2012 - Alicante, Baecelona, Bilbao, Canary Isalnds, Lanzarote, Madrid, Malaga, Pamplona, Tenerife, Valencia, and more...
St Patrick's Message by Spain's Ambassador of Ireland Justin Harman: From the Embassy of Ireland Madrid, Ambassador of Ireland Justin Harman sends St Patrick’s Day Greetings
Centre Culturel Irlandais Paris - events for remainder of the month - incl St Patrick's Day: Saint Patrick's Day Concert
with Cois Cladaigh & Irish Chamber Choir of Paris;
An Evening with Poets Maureen Boyle, Deirdre Cartmill and Moyra Donaldson
Worldwide landmarks to turn GREEN on the 17th: Worldwide landmarks are turning Green on the 17th March - for St Patrick's day - Leaning Tower of Pisa - The Square in Salamanca, Cibeles fountain in Madrid, Vienna’s Burgtheater, the Palace of Culture and Science in Wa..
St Patrick's festivities events in Madrid, Cadiz, Ciudad Real, Gernika: Greek Madrid, DEICY REILLY´S, O'Connells, Scanlans
all preparing for St Patrick's Parties in Spain - details on Facebook here
St. Patricks Day in Dublin Pub Zagreb: Croatia Zagreb party in Dublin Pub - check Facebook for details
Association Franco Irlandaise de Lyon - St. Patrick's Festivities: wHAT A LINE-UP THIS MONTH - AFIL needs volunteers to help set up the tents for our own St. Patrick's Festival on the morning of March 24th
Irish Dance Sensation Celtic Legends in Western Europe for St Patricks Day, Week and Month: Celtic Legends - Irish Dance Spectacle will perform iun Geneva and La Tour-de-Trême (SWI), Brussels & Liege (BEL), and in FRANCE in St Donat, Amiens, Laudun, Reims, Clamecy, Strasbourg, Sausheim, Belfort, and Amneville ..
The Spanish Irish Business Network – reports on its ever increasing numbers, on the historic visit by President McAleese to Spain, as well as upcoming..: SIBN – June Newsletter reports on its numbers, on the historic visit by President Mary McAleese to Spain, St Patrick’s Day celebrations including Puerta de Alcala in Madrid illuminated in green, and the Charity Gala - ..
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For Irish Dancing in Nordic Countries: Updates and links to videos and photos from the Nordic countries' St Patricks celebrations! :)
NSID - we need someone to host the Nordic Feis of 2011. Ideas Welcome!
Soccer: Northern Ireland U18s capture Centenary Shield glory win over Republic of Ireland: Northern Ireland took the riches in the St. Patrick's Day Under-18 Schools Centenary Shield at the Oval in Belfast
Soccer: Ireland and Holland draw in St. Patrick’s Day Cup: Ireland were unable to turn their superiority on the pitch into goals when they drew with Holland at Peamount United's Stadium in the four-nation tournament (England & Scotland) for the St. Patrick's Day Cup in Dublin
St Patricks Day Greetings to the Irish in Europe: President McAleese sends St Patrick's Day Greetings to the Irish in Europe
Paris for St Patrick's Day: As usual, Saint Patrick's day is marked in Paris by quite a few concerts
The Irish/Basque Community Network (IBCON) has arranged special St Patricks Celebrations: The Irish/Basque Community Network (IBCON)
2011 St. Patrick's Week Celebrations
French Landmarks - Moulin Rouge - goes Vert - Green for St Patrick's Day: Moulin Rouge To Become ‘Moulin Vert’ for St Patrick’s Day
St Patricks Film Festivities in St Petersburg & Moscow start on Wednesday: St Patrick's Festivities in Russia begin on Wednesday and continues - 16th to the 27th March
Russia: Moscow's St Patricks Day Parade may be off - but the Emerald Ball goes ahead at the Renaissance Monarch Hotel : The Irish Club of Moscow celebrates St Patrick's Week on the 19th
Toulouse France for a Danu St Patrick's Special: De Danu pub in Toulouse France holds a special party on St Patrick's Day