26th - 28th September 2014
Seaport World Trade Center, Boston

See, Hear, Taste, Experience the
Best of Ireland

A premium 3 day festival of contemporary Irish Culture
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What is iFest?

iFest is a premium showcase of contemporary Irish culture, entertainment, and innovation. Launching in Boston in September 2014, Irish food and drink, our culinary innovators, leading entertainers, and sporting stars will take centre stage in a stylish, authentic, uniquely Irish festival.


Food & Drink

Tasting Menus from top Irish and U.S. Celebrity Chefs, Cookery Demonstrations, The Bord Bia Food Village, tutored Beer and Whiskey Tastings, Feature Bars, and High Tea with Bewley's Irish Tea!

Music & Entertainment

Entertainment Stages and Lounges host Contemporary and Traditional Music and Dance, Stand-Up Comedy, Theatre, Readings, and Film Shorts

Culture & Creativity

Top Irish Fashion & Design Catwalk, produced by designer Louise Kennedy. Peter Kelly, aka Franc, adds some style! Contemporary and classic art and heritage pieces from Ireland's major museums.

Irish Roots @iFest

An interactive exhibition of Irish ancestry including talks, audio-visual, and a masterclass on researching family history with genealogist John Grenham.

Irish Sporting Heritage

Sporting Greats, Classic Matches in the Irish Sports Bar, and the GAA Museum

Hospitality, Tourism & Shop Ireland Mall

Retail therapy at the Shop Ireland Mall showcasing classic Irish gifts, home-wares, clothing, and accessories. The Tourism Ireland Hospitality Showcase for travel and holiday inspiration!

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iFest's Boston venue is the stately Seaport World Trade Center, a historic Boston landmark situated alongside the chic Seaport Boston Hotel.

Get in Touch

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Call +353 (0)1 631 9085 Or Email info@ifest.ie