Welcome to the

Irish Cultural Center Hudson Valley

A vibrant new resource and unique destination celebrating Irish-American culture in the Hudson Valley.

Irish Sports in Kingston

2017 Kingston Irish Games









The Irish Cultural Center Hudson Valley, in conjunction with Rob and Meg Sheeley, and the Manhattan Gaels GAA are bringing an exhibition of Gaelic Games to Kingston’s Dietz Stadium  on Saturday September 2, 2017.

Click here for more information


2017 Kingston X-Country Summer Series

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Click HERE to register.

Language classes coming this Autumn!Sping 2017 Language Class Flyer_crop

The next series of Irish Gaelic language classes to be offered in Kingston, are being scheduled. No prior experience needed. Come and have a fun time, meet new people, learn some history, all while learning Irish language.

More info here




2017 Shamrock Run

Another run in the books! The memory of race contributor and former Kingston Librarian, Joyce Carey, kept our hearts and minds warm, and “Moving Forward!”

Congratulations to all of the 2017 Shamrock Run award winners!


Shamrock Run Kickoff Party2017 SR Kickoff Party Poster

The 2nd annual kickoff party was a huge success, enjoyed by all!







An Evening with Liam

Kingston, NY, welcomed back Liam Ó Maonlaí with open arms, and a standing room only event, on November 4th. Joined by local musicians and dancers, Liam’s performance was transcendent, singing in both Gaelic and English.

Check out some of the images from the concert here.




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It was a beautiful day for the 2016 Hooley On The Hudson. Thousands came to the Rondout Waterfront for the music, the food, the dancing and enjoy the free festival celebrating Irish culture.

Click here to see images from the Traditional Stage at the 2016 Hooley!



Six Celtic music events, featuring award-winning visiting artists from Ireland and Scotland, and local performers from the Hudson Valley took place this past August. Click HERE view some of the images, and videos taken by ICCHV members, and local media.


2016 Summer Series

Another great season is in the books! We’d like to thank everyone for their participation, their sportsmanship, and for making the Summer Series a fun and enjoyable event for all. See you in 2017!

Click here for race results and photos

In the news…

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