17th March

The annual Nottingham St Patrick’s Day event returns to the city centre, celebrating the city and region’s vibrant Irish community and descendants.

Head to Old Market Square to enjoy a range of Irish and Irish-inspired live music and culture on stage.

​​​​​​Schedule of activities: 11.30am – 4.30pm in Old Market Square ~ Elaine Marren Memorial Stage ~ MC Gerry Molumby

  • 11.30am Louie Walsh Band entertains with special guest Tony Faulkner
  • 12.30pm Preparation of stage for formal opening
  • 1.00pm Welcome, speeches and official opening
  • 1.20pm Nottingham Set Dancers
  • 1.40pm Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Nottingham
  • 2.05pm Caroline McManus Academy of Irish Dance
  • 2.25pm Louie Walsh Band
  • 2.50pm Stanley School of Irish Dance
  • 3.10pm Glendarragh Academy of Irish Dance
  • 3.25pm Muriel O'Connor and Fran Curry
  • 4.30pm Close

Travelling to the event as a family? Our Grouprider ticket is £8 and covers up to 5 people (min 1 adult, max 2 adults) for unlimited travel for the day in City Zone. 

Alternatively, adult single tickets are just £2 one way. 

Plan a journey here Visit the website