Affiliate Organizations share the ICC mission of educating and promoting the Irish and Celtic culture.

A list of affiliates, an event calendar, and links to their sites are below:

Friends of St. Patrick

Our mission is to nurture Saint Patrick’s legacy by promoting positive relationships between Arizona and Northern Ireland through education.

Chandler-Tullamore Sister Cities

Since 2009, it has been the mission of the Chandler, AZ – Tullamore, Ireland Sister Cities to cultivate and maintain a strong reciprocal relationship between the cities of Chandler, Arizona and Tullamore, Ireland to encourage cultural understanding, community involvement, economic development and educational exchanges.

Daughters of Scotia

Desert Thistle Lodge Daughters of Scotia Phoenix. Contact by email:

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Grove of the Rising Phoenix

We are a local Grove in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona and are affiliated with the Ár nDraíocht Féin an international neo-pagan organization based in the United States devoted to creating a public tradition of Neo-Pagan Druidry.

Phoenix English Country Dancers

This affiliate group has fun dancing and exercising while learning historical and modern English country dances set to beautiful music.

St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee and Irish Society of Arizona

The St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Faire Committee is composed by a group of hard working elected individuals that make the Phoenix St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Faire happen.

The Caledonian Society of Arizona

The Caledonian Society of Arizona is the single largest Celtic organization in the state of Arizona and our mission is to promote Scottish culture through art, education and athletics.

Phoenix Traditional Music and Dance

We preserve and present traditional music and dance by sharing our love of contra dancing – American folk dancing evolved from European country dances. Join us and celebrate both our heritage and our modern community!

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Phoenix-Ennis Sister Cities

Phoenix Sister Cities exists to create people-to-people relationships between the residents of Phoenix and its sister cities through commercial, educational, cultural and artistic exchange programs and events that create and sustain global, long-term, international partnerships and business opportunities for the citizens of Phoenix.

Celtica Chorale

Celtica! represents the strong choral traditions of Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales, Brittany, Germany, Scandinavia and Russia. Medieval, traditional and modern music from the very best Celtic composers take you on an incredible musical tour you’ll never forget. Contact by email:

The Irish Foundation

The Irish Foundation of Arizona, founded in 1973, was formed to bring together people of Irish heritage. We welcome all people who have an interest to preserve and promote our proud Irish culture and heritage to join The Irish Foundation of Arizona. Contact: Anna O’Hara at 602.524.0207 or email:

The Welsh League of Arizona

The purpose of the League shall be to promote and encourage appreciation for the culture of Wales and provide people of Welsh origin or having an interest in the culture of Wales a means to share their common heritage and/or interests. It is a resource for those who wish to explore and share the many facets of Welsh and Celtic culture in Arizona and beyond. Contact:  Mary Gilchrist, Secretary Welsh League of Arizona by email:

Pipe Band

We are focused on promoting the art of Scottish Bagpiping and Drumming through teaching, playing, and competing. We are always looking for new players and students who are also interested in the art.
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Our goal is to promote fellowship while researching the lifestyles and trades appropriate to the Celtic Peoples from 400 BC until 1746 AD. Participation is open to anyone with an interest in period crafting, living history and entertainment, no matter what his/her ethnicity.

Coming Soon: Affiliate Events Calendar