- 16 Mar 2017 1:50 AM
The event opens with a drinks reception and a chance to socialise and is followed by a banquet dinner and then dance and musical entertainment late into the night.
18:00–19:30 - The closing game of the 2017 Six Nations Rugby featuring England vs Ireland will be shown on a big screen, accompanied by freshly pulled pints of Guinness, wine, and soft drinks
19:00–19:50 - Drinks reception
19:50–20:00 - Seating
20:00–20:15 - Welcome speeches by His Excellency Pat Kelly, Ambassador of Ireland to Hungary, and Mr Matty Ryan, President of the IHBC.
20:15 - Three-course dinner accompanied by free-flowing wine, Teeling Irish Whiskey sponsored by Clarke and White Real Estate, and freshly pulled pints of Guinness, all set to the tune of traditional Irish music performed by John Murphy.
21:15 - Irish cheese and Irish coffee
21:30–22:15 Music by Budapest – based Irish folk band, Green Spirit.
22:15 - Tombola by Dónal Ó Néill, with all proceeds going to IHBC – supported charities.
23:00–03:00 Craic agus céoil - Dance the night away to the sounds of DJ Andrew J.
Members: 17,000 HUF
Non-members: 25,000 HUF
Seats are limited and may sell out before the booking deadline of 12th. March. Book early to avoid disappointment. Refunds cannot be made on cancellations after 12th. March. To register or to avail of tailored price packages for tables of 10 or 12, please contact Andrea Rimaszombati by clicking here
Please advise of any food intolerance.
Your MC for the evening will be blogger, columnist, and gift-of-the-gabber, Mary Murphy.
Dress code: Black tie or dark suit
Date and time: 18 March at 18:30–3:00
Venue: Budapest Marriott Hotel
Address: 1052 Budapest, Apaczai Csere Janos u. 4,