World Meeting of Families

logo is a silhouette of a family in front of a world mapThe next World Meeting of Families will be held August 22–26, 2018, in Dublin, Ireland.

The Diocese of Fargo has organized a pilgrimage to Ireland for this event. The pilgrimage includes visiting some of the sites in Ireland, as well as attending the following World Meeting of Families events:

  • 3-day Congress (August 22–24)
  • Festival of Families (August 25)*
  • Solemn Eucharistic Celebration (August 26)*

*Although it has not yet been confirmed, it is customary that the Holy Father presides at these events.

Download the printable flyer (PDF) or the 12-Day Itinerary. The pilgrimage is organized by Grand View Tours. Register by visiting their website:

For more information on the World Meeting of Families 2018, visit the official website: