THE CRAICFEST

CRAIC FEST is the premier Irish film/music festival held every March in NYC. The best of the New Irish Cinema and emerging Irish music since 1999.






7th CRAIC LGBT festival
MAY 10th at IRISH ARTS CENTER 

Short films 7pm

LILY • NARCAN • DAY OFF • 3 Friends


After Reception 9pm

Special guest filmmaker Graham Cantrell

FREE event must RSVP HERE 

Sponsored by CM Daniel Dromm and the Cultural Immigrant Initiative


Taste of Dublin Music Fest
April 6th

Craic Fest & American Irish Historical Society present a Taste of Dublin!
A music fest of three unique acts that hail from Dublin.
Special Musical Guests: Mark Geary, Saarloos (w. Craig Gallagher) and Tara Lee.
This is a FREE event. Must RSVP. Reception to follow the event.
Funded by the Cultural Immigrant Initiative and CM Elizabeth Crowley


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Terence Mulligan & Jim Sheridan on the CBS Morning Show





CRAIC MUSIC FEST
w/ Colin Devlin, Natalie Clark & Count Vaseline

March 3rd 2018 – Mercury Lounge, NYC
Doors Open at 7pm

217 E Houston St, New York, New York 10002

(212) 260-4700

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CRAIC Film Fest 20


Opening Night – March 8, 2018

#CraicFest20 opening night gala w. the World Premier of RIVALRY.

A hockey documentary on the RIVALRY between the FDNY v NYPD hockey teams



$40 includes Film & After Party ( Stella Artois & Bushmills Red Bush Irish Whiskey) & Appetizers. Starts 730pm!

Doors 7pm. 100 TICKETS available for this event on March 8th

MUST BE 21 +. No kids allowed. No refunds.


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NY Premier of George Best – All by Himself

MARCH 9th, 2018 • 7:30pm Film Starts

9pm after party w. Stella Artois & Bushmills Red Bush Irish Whiskey – $20 includes film & after party 



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KIDS FLEADH
March 10th, 2018 • 11am-1pm


Best of Kids Films and Irish Step Dancing • $10 Tickets

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KILA NY premier (Irish Trad Documentary)
March 10th, 2018 • 1pm


Award winning documentary on the legendary Trad Irish folk band Kila. Director Anthony White will attend Q&A • $10 Tickets

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NY Premier of CARDBOARD GANGSTERS
March 10th, 2018


Starring John Connors (LOVE/HATE) Directed by Mark O’Connor. John & Mark will be in attendance for Q&A • $10 Tickets

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STALKER

March 10th, 2018


Special screening of the award winning Independent Film Stalker. Starring Barry Keoghan (DUNKIRK) and John Connors (LOVE/HATE). Barry & John are scheduled to attend as well as Q&A after the film w. Director Mark O’Connor. $10 admission.

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Closing Night - night March 10 w. Jim Sheridan (Apollo House U.S. Premier)

Saturday March 10, 2018 • 7-10:30pm

Craic Fest 20 closing night w. U.S. premier of Apollo House. Produced and starring Jim Sheridan, Damien Dempsey, Glen Hansard and Hozier.
The Director Zahara Moufid & Jim Sheridan will attend the Q&A after the screening.




Film Starts. 730pm. After party is 9-10:30pm (Stella Artois & Bushmills Red Bush Irish Whiskey)
No refunds. Must be 21+ to attend.


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What We Do

  • Craicfest

    CRAIC FEST is the premier Irish film/music festival held every March in NYC. The best of the New Irish Cinema and emerging Irish music since 1999.

  • Craic LGBT

    Craic LGBT Fest is in conjunction with the Irish Arts Center and the Gaze film festival.

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