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Tommy Fleming in Concert at iBAMChicago 10/16

In the Auditorium at the Irish American Heritage Center Tom...


Film: Older Than Ireland

and Ireland's oldest ever man, Luke Dolan (108).

iBAM! Chicago Exclusives

1916 Banner Exhibit

Don't miss the special 1916 exhibit on loan from the Irish government.

Fifteen full color banners depicting the events in 1916 that led to the establishment of the government we have in Ireland today.



On display in the 2nd Floor Library area.


Free Admission and Free Parking! Welcome and Cead Mile Failte!

Welcome to iBAMChicago 2016!

Parking and Admission are FREE


Tea with the Literary Titans

Join iBAMChicago 2016 Literary Awardee Ken Bruen with Headlining Authors William Doyle and Turtle Bunbury


Peter Bradley Armacost to Receive the iBAMChicago2016 Performing Arts Award

They say a prophet is never honored in his own land, but when you have garnered 15 Jeff Award Nominations and won 5 of them, you stand out in the crowd!


Turtle Bunbury

Thanks to the Irish Fellowship Club, Turtle Bunbury will be a headliner at iBAMChicago2016 Saturday and Sunday, October 15, 16 at the Irish American Heritage Center, 4626 N. Knox Ave., Chicago IL 60630.



Play the Irish Card Game 25

Deck of cards
Pad of paper
Two to ten players (best with five or more)


Past iBAM! Awardees

The iBAM! Awards is in its eighth year. Here are the recipients from the past 7 years


I Am Ireland Featuring Paddy Homan Oct 15 Tix $30 and $25
Tommy Fleming in Concert at iBAMChicago 10/16 - Tix $35 and $25

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