The Gaelic Revival started 125 years ago this year and with that in mind the Irish speaking community shall come together in joyous celebration during 2018.It is easy to take part due to sheer amount of events, both big and small, that will be run around the country.
A large public celebration is being organised for the 3rd of March in order to celebrate the founding of Conradh na Gaeilge, and in turn, the Gaelic Revival. All are welcome to this day-long event which will start at Parnell Square in Dublin and will make its way down to St. Stephen’s Green where events suitable for all ages will be available. Entertainment, music, speeches and family events will be among the wide range of activities available on the day. BEO will be one of the many main events of Bliain na Gaeilge 2018.
You can read more about BEO - Gaelach agus Bródúil here
Thousands of events will take place this year as part of Bliain na Gaeilge. You can find all the information on these events from our Interactive Map.
If you want to register your own event for Bliain na Gaeilge and spread the word, you can do so right here! You can register your event on our Event Registration page and your event will be part of the official Bliain na Gaeilge programme!
There will be a number of competitions organised throughout the year as part of the celebrations and to show how far the language revival has come over the last 125 years.
What's your favourite Irish word? You can enter this competition every month and the monthly winner will receive a €100 oneforall voucher and enters you in the draw to win a camper van for a week! Simply follow the link below. It doesn't take long!
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Keep an eye on this page for future details on more competitions.