Downtown Irish Club, Inc.

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The Downtown Irish Club, Inc is a social organization dedicated to preserving and perpetuating the Irish Identity in the New Orleans. Celebrating our Irish heritage throughout each and every year since 1977, the Downtown Irish Club maintains that "everyone is Irish for a day", making our membership rich and diverse. Marching from founders Roy Markey, Sr and Edward "Bud" Ripoll's fine establishments in the Bywater to the heart of the French Quarter, we are the only club to march on St. Patrick's Day proper.  

*Upcoming events*
The final 2 meetings before the parade are:
-Thursday 2-26-15 at Markey's Bar for 7pm
-Thursday 3-12-15 at Bud Rip's for 7pm

The Limo Ride is Saturday 3-7-15 starting at Marky's for 11:00AM, then Tujaques's, on to Ryans Pub, and ending at Erin Rose. $60. Black Tails required.

The Block Party will be Sunday 3-1-15 at 12 noon at the Old Iron Works 612 Piety Street, New Orleans, LA 70117.
There will be Harvey Jesus playing music, food trucks, beer, merchandise, and much more!
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