Irish Cultural Resources

An archive of links, documents and other resources related to Irish History & Heritage in San Antonio and beyond.

Irish Culture in San Antonio

Cultural Organizations


Sports & Dance

Night Life

  • The Lion & Rose A local chain of pubs serving Irish & British fare - Proud sponsors of H+S
  • Waxy O'Connor's Popular Irish Pub on the River Walk- Proud sponsors of H+S
  • Olmos Pharmacy Stop in for "Trad Night" to enjoy traditional Irish music every Thursday
  • Beethoven Maennerchor Host to many Irish cultural events for Harp + Shamrock
  • Francis Bogside Gastropub featuring classic cocktails, craft beer & Irish pub food.
  • Brigid Contemporary American fare using local ingredients. Named for the Celtic word meaning “high” or “exalted.”

News & Views

  • The Irish Echo Largest circulation Irish American weekly newspaper
  • Irish Central Irish American media site
  • Irish Voice From the makers of Irish Central, a weekly Irish American publication
  • Irish Heritage in Boston Much of what made this great American city what it is today is the influence of its Irish immigrant population.


  • Irish themed gifts Offering our members and friends a 20% discount. Use code IRISH when checking out to receive the discount.
  • Sports Kilts A man in a kilt is a man and a half!
  • Run Wild Sports A healthy lifestyle business, locally owned and operated.
  • Irish Goat MultiSport Personal Trainer and Coach. Making this the Year of the Goat. Visit www.irishgoat.com to schedule an appointment.
  • Soler's Sports Local running, cycling and triathlon store since 1989
  • GLI Distributing Distributor of Guinness, Harp and other fine Irish beverages
  • Highland X Press Scottish & Irish Gifts

St. Patrick's Day

For years, we've held the biggest and best celebrations of St. Patrick's Day in San Antonio.

Irish Scholars

Learn more about our efforts to financially support collegiate students with Irish heritage.

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