The Dublin Irish Festival Seeks Nominations for 2022 Honorary Chair
Since celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Dublin Irish Festival has chosen an Honorary Chair to serve as the ambassador and spokesperson for Dublin’s signature event. In this role, the Honorary Chair will preside over festivities surrounding the 35th annual Dublin Irish Festival, Aug. 5, 6 and 7, 2022.
In addition, other official roles include starting the Dublin Irish Festival 5K presented by IGS Energy, opening the Festival, judging several Irish contests and leading the Festival Finale. The Honorary Chair will also help attract, maintain and maximize sponsorship opportunities year-round.
Must be a financial supporter of the Dublin Irish Festival*
Must be of Irish heritage and/or supporter of Irish culture and the Festival
Must be a contributor to the Dublin community
Must be a recognized Dublin and/or Central Ohio community leader
Must attend the Dublin Irish Festival
May not be a current elected official or running for office
* Via cash sponsorship, in-kind sponsorship or a VIP Club member
Role of Honorary Chair Before the Festival
Attend April and July Committee Meetings
Throw out first pitch at annual Columbus Clippers Irish Heritage Night
Start the 5K Race
Attend the Honorary Chair Festival Kick-off Dinner
During the Festival
Honorary Chair Reception and Festival Dedication
VIP Club visits throughout the weekend
Judge Wee Folk contests
Closing Ceremony/Festival Finale
Following the Festival
Attend Golf Outing and Semi Annual Committee Meetings
Please submit a nomination by Monday, Nov. 1, 2021
Only those individuals received through the official nomination form will be considered.