13 03, 2019

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a Mór Gin trip to Dublin and other prizes

Irish craft gin brand Mór Irish Gin will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day day this year by giving your customers the chance to win ‘An Irish Gin Adventure’ - A trip for 2, for 2 nights to Dublin to make gin with Eoin Bara at his new gin school. Bars can receive a promotion kit within 24 hours of contacting Helen Dakin at Brand Central UK. Paddy's Day promotion is open until 31st March when main winner will be drawn. Founder and Lead Distiller, Eoin Bara, commented; “With Mór gin we are striving to deliver a bold and exciting drinking experience – a taste adventure. We also want to celebrate our Irish heritage. This campaign brings all these elements together. The winners get to explore not only one of the most lively and exciting cities in Europe but also get an in-depth Gin master class, including [...]

27 06, 2016

Competition: Win an iconic symbol of Irish culture and heritage with the Irish Telephone Box Company. 

There was a time when communication was not so simple.  Recent generations have become accustomed to instant real time information, while unaware of a more simplistic era.  For many years the Irish public relied upon the local “Telefon” Box as their only means of communication with the outside world. The first “Telefon” box was installed as far back as 1925 and to this day it can be found on Dawson Street, Dublin.  In 1932 the boxes were fitted throughout Dublin in response to the Catholic Eucharistic Congress which helped celebrate the 1,500th year of St. Patrick’s arrival to Ireland.  The increased popularity from this event led to their installation throughout the length and breadth of the island.  The boxes were modernised in later years but it is the old iconic boxes with the unmistakable “Telefon” branding that has a place [...]

9 03, 2012

A Proper Irish Pub Crawl + Giveaway

CitySwarm is hosting an early, but properly Irish pub crawl on Thursday, March 15th. Forget the green-dyed miller light and drunkards decked in awkward eyeware, this ethnically-correct pub crawl begins at 6:30 at at Brehon's Pub with an Irish buffet spread: spinach artichoke dip, corned beef sandwiches, cabbage, pickles and salad plus, a Killians Red to wash it down. Then you'll hop on a trolley, clinking more Killians all the way to the Fifth Province, an authentic Irish Pub located in the Irish American Heritage Center. There, you'll hear a jam session hosted by the Irish Music School of Chicago, more Killians, you get the idea. The night carries on with pipebands, Killians, Irish desserts, more Killians... Check out the whole schedule here. Regular tickets cost $52 and are on sale now, but Gapers Block is giving away two free [...]