To Celebrate, Support, Preserve and Promote Irish Heritage and Culture.

The Center is the hub of Kansas City Irish Activities, Programs, Music and Educational Opportunities.

Cheers to New Roots!

We Have The Plan. We Have The Place. Now…We Need Your Help.

Learn more about our vision and how you can help. Visit our Capital Campaign site.

Upcoming Classes and Activities


There are no upcoming events at this time.


There are no upcoming events at this time.

NOTE: Join us Monday evenings from 4:30-6pm for social knitting. Drop-ins welcome.


Wed 26

Intro to Irish

Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed 26

Improver Irish – Autumn

Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thu 27

Lower Intermediate Irish

Oct 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Tue 29

A Frank O’Connor Reader

Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 31

“Spill, Simmer, Falter, Wither” by Sara Baume

January 31, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 28

“Proxopera” by Benedict Kiely

February 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Fri 18

Damien Rice Tribute Concert

Nov 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Did you know more than 250,000 people in the Kansas City region claim Irish heritage and Irish is the second largest self-identified ancestry in the area?


Become a KCIC Member and enjoy genealogy sessions, reduced class and activity fees and much more. We have individual, family, sustaining and lifetime memberships available.

Community Events

At the Irish Center, we consider ourselves the hub for Irish-related activities in Kansas City. If your organization or business would like to submit an event to our Community Calendar, please feel free.

Fri 28

Samhain Haunted Pints!

Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 11

Whiskey Tasting

Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm