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​ The First World Gaelic Games took place in Abu Dhabi at the weekend. It was a memorable day for all the Irish there to be part of such a unique event. The Gulf juvenile clubs were there in great numbers, proud to wear their shirts: the Dubai Celts, Abu Dhabi na Fianna, the Arabian […]

Dates for your Diary ! Any more details required, check our Facebook page. Weekly playgroup in Extreme Fun Irish Boarding School Coffee morning in Arabian Ranches Golf Course DIS Monthly Ladies Night in Tolosa Bodega in Souk al Bahar from 7-10pm *Thursday 29th : New arrivals playgroup in The Springs Upcoming Events : February 1st: […]

Club Gaeilge is back for 2015! We are re-launching our Irish Language Classes! They will start at 4.30pm in Al Barsha Park next Sunday February 1st . Meeting point is the playground which is near the main gate. Classes are suitable for young children all the way up to 18! Club Gaeilge is subsidised by […]

We here at Dubai Irish Society are very excited about the upcoming Rose Ball 2015. The judges have selected 8 finalists who were interviewed last Friday at the Bonnington hotel, pictured below. These eight ladies will take to the stage at 7.30pm on Friday, 6th February, at the Grand Millennium Hotel in TECOM. Come to see which […]

Ann hosts a new arrivals playgroup for all new mammies in the Springs each Thursday afternoon. These resume on Thursday 8th January.   All are welcome, new and existing Dubai residents.   This is a great opportunity to catch up with other Mammies and allow the kids to blow off some steam.   In addition, […]

Reservations can now be made for the Dubai Irish Society and Irish Business Network Christmas Party on Tuesday Dec 9th at 7.30 pm in ‘The D’! To reserve your place, email admin@irishsocietydubai.com or irishbusinessnetworkdubai@gmail.com This event is members only so please send us a mail to admin@irishsocietydubai.com if you need to renew your membership! Read […]

We are holding a Dubai Rose information evening at 7.30pm on Wednesday, 19th November, at the Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel.   Come along and talk to previous Roses, including our 2014 Rose Ailís Hughes (pictured above) about their experiences and find out more about the application process, the selection process, and the festival itself.   We would like […]

It’s nearly time for the DIS Monthly Ladies Night! On Tuesday, 25th November, the Dubai Irish Society will be hosting a fabulous evening in Oeno, The Westin Mina Seyani, complete with even more prizes for our members!   We are extremely excited to announce our new sponsors, Desert Chic Fashions, who will be gifting three lucky DIS ladies […]

  Santa Claus is coming to Al Sahra Desert Resort (click for map and directions) on Friday, 12th December, he’ll be there from 2-6pm presenting gifts kindly sponsored by Magrudy’s Bookshops Dubai. Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, please send the names and ages of your children to admin@irishsocietydubai.com in order to secure your place. The […]