Welcome to Columbus Comhaltas, central Ohio’s branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, the premier Ireland-based arts organization involved in the preservation and celebration of Irish traditional music and culture. The name translates as the “Society of Irish Musicians.” Founded in 1951, Comhaltas is a non-profit cultural movement with hundreds of local branches around the world, including our branch in Columbus, Ohio, founded in 2014.