However, Fitzgerald insists it will not come into affect this year but admitted she is considering lifting the ban next year.
Fitzgerald has come under increasing pressure form the tourism industry to allow pubs to open on Good Friday.
Thousands of tourists descend on different parts of Ireland on Easter weekend every year.
However, some tourists unaware of the tradition are left perplexed by everywhere being shut down, especially our pubs.
That has led to calls from the tourism industry to lift the ban immediately ahead of the Easter Holidays in April.
The Champions cup quarter-final takes place over the Easter weekend this year and plans to lift the ban last year in Limerick fell on deaf ears.
The ban will remain in effect for Good Friday 2015 but could this be the last year of the ban?
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