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Friedrich Schloßberg

"At first, I tried to google all information on Chicago. Then I found InterNations and some of its local scouts gave me a personal tour."

Kristina Serou

"It is great to live in the Windy City and to enjoy the American way of life. However, I am also glad to attend InterNations events to meet other expats."

InterNations - A Place for Irish in Chicago

Dia duit to all Irish in Chicago! Would you like to meet fellow Irish expats in Chicago? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Irish, e.g. where in Chicago your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get Irish stew?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Chicago. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of Irish expats, hailing from Dublin, Limerick, Cork and all regions of Ireland.

Meet fellow Irish at our events in Chicago

Attend our monthly events and activities for Irish expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Chicago Expat Guides

  • Moving to Chicago

    If you’re planning on moving to Chicago, you may enjoy this tidbit of information: it is said that its name is derived from the Native American “shikaakwa”, meaning “smelly onion”. If this does not persuade you to move to Chicago, read our InterNations Guide for information on neighborhoods, health, visas, and transportation!
  • Living in Chicago

    Interested in living in Chicago? On the bank of Lake Michigan, the Windy City is the third-largest metropolis in the United States, and being an expat there can be both thrilling and confusing. Our InterNations Guide to Chicago provides you with information on contemporary life, climate, housing, and education.
  • Working in Chicago

    If you are looking for big city flair with a small town feel and excellent job opportunities, you may want to consider Chicago. For a better overview of employment opportunities, read our Expat Guide on working in Chicago with information on the job market, social security, and taxes.

Forum Posts by Irish in Chicago

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Irish in our Chicago expat forums.

Irish Expats in Chicago Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, Irish expats in Chicago are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The "Windy City" offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Chicago’s Irish expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow Irish expats in Chicago.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Chicago to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Irish in Chicago at Our Events

Our Chicago community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Chicago’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow Irish expats to discover the picturesque landscapes of the South. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Ireland in your local community and meet Irish in the USA in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Irish living in Chicago!

Friedrich Schloßberg

"At first, I tried to google all information on Chicago. Then I found InterNations and some of its local scouts gave me a personal tour."

Kristina Serou

"It is great to live in the Windy City and to enjoy the American way of life. However, I am also glad to attend InterNations events to meet other expats."

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