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Announcing the 8th Annual Hudson Valley Irish Fest on Saturday, September 24, 2016 from 11am to 7pm, rain or shine, at the beautiful Peekskill Riverfront Green Park on the banks of the majestic Hudson River. Meet up Group members enter code MNR2016 to receive 30% off regular Admission of $10 Donation for adults. Kids 12 and under are always free! Buy advance tix online for discount http://www.hudsonvalleyirishfest.com/tickets
Music by Irish superstar 'Mundy', Rising Irish star 'Aoife Scott' & Band, NY favorite's The Narrowbacks, The Queen of the Catskill's 'Kitty Kelly' & band, The Bard of the Hudson 'Tim Murphy' and more. All day long, in the Jack McAndrew Memorial Cultural Tent” join Cork folk hero Donie Carroll and Kerry & NY legend Mary Courtney and a stellar assembly of the best Traditional Irish Musicians, Singers, Storytellers and Dancers from the Lower Hudson Valley & beyond. New in 2016, Kid's Traditional Seisiun from 11 to 1pm lead by Kate Sandstrom!
Tim Dwyer moderates and John Kearn's leads the Irish Writer's & Artists at our 2nd Annual Spoken Word Tent with great authors, poets and storytellers from 1 to 4pm.
Don't miss Pat McHugh's incredible historical displays.
Each year we boast a truly great Kids Area, World class Food, Beverage and Crafts Vendors. "A Celebration of Irish American Culture for the whole family." A salutes to our Fire, Police & Rescue Workers & US Armed Forces with Massed Pipe Bands and Tim Murphy, the Bard of the Hudson performing his song, "The Firefighters Creed."