Bloomsday Event 2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Irish Network Minnesota’s (virtual) 2021 – 4th Annual – Bloomsday Festival!

Special thanks to Stephen Murray whose wonderful direction, creative scripting and emceeing brought a complicated chapter of “Ulysses” to life!

We so appreciate Stephen’s creativity, hard work and extensive time spent on making this year’s virtual Bloomsday Festival a wonderful experience for everyone!

Thank you to Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland, Norma Ces, Assistant to the Ambassador and Ragnar Eamon Almqvist, Irish Cultural Attache.

Thank you to our wonderful artists and readers Sean Ewert, John Highberger, Carrie Harding, Paul Miller, Kathy Luby, Dan Gleason and Eddie Owens.

Congratulations to Ethna McKieran, our incredible 2021 recipient of Irish Network Minnesota’s first Bloomsday Literary Arts Award.

Thank you to Tim Flynn and Kathy Luby for your inspiring singing performances.

Thank you to Mark and the Dubliner Pub for all your help accommodating our “Watch Party” and helping us with equipment and set up!

Thank you to our sponsors Summit Manor, Ancient Order of Hibernians in America Archbishop John Ireland Division 4 , Dubliner Pub, the Irish Gazette, Finnegan’s, Extended Exposure, and March Out Hunger.

You were all amazing!

To enjoy “Bloomsday 2021 presented by Irish Network Minnesota”, created and directed by Stephen Murray, click on the link below! Presentation begins at 7:29.