28th Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival Schedule now posted – CHECK IT OUT! www.clevelandirish.org
July 23 – 25: 28th Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival
Featuring: Brigid’s Cross, Cherish the Ladies, Davey Arthur Band w/ Fionnuala Gill, Dennis Doyle, Dermot Henry, Don Stife, Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul, Fintan Stanley, Homeland, Irish Sopranos, John McDermott, Johnny McEvoy, The Kreellers, Maura O’Connell, Michael Crawley, Mossy Moran, New Balreycorn, Patrick O’Sullivan, Screaming Orphans, Scythian, Seven Nations, Susan McCann, Tommy Fleming, Turn the Corner, three pipe bands, dancing schools, Performing troupes, workshops, exhibits, presentations, cultural hall, children’s area, food court and much more.
Explore over 200 exhibits covering the land, events, people and places of our Emerald Isle, Including: Neil Jordan, Dublin, A Capital Place; Maureen O’Dowd; The Boondock Saints II; Joe McCann, The Che Guevara of the IRA; A Celtic Cross for Bunker Hill; The Magic of Dingle; From Galway Bay to Fifth Avenue; Gettyburg, America’s Preeminent Shrine; The Irish in Early Baseball; The Garden of Ireland;
Plus Profiles on such Irish luminaries: Munnally; Doyle & Irvine; Tommy Fleming; Paddy Reilly; De Dannan; The Clancy’s; Altan; Sharon Shannon; Mick Moloney; Celtic Women; Karen Casey & John Doyle.
Don’t Miss: workshops and presentations on our instruments, history and heritage, learn to Irish Step Dance, Harpist/historian Dennis Doyle, Bodhran & Bagpipe Maker Michael Vignoles and author Cathal Liam and Catherine Bourke Chambers.
Abbey Theatre features works by Irish playwrights and presented by The Cleveland Irish Players and Cincinnati Irish Players, plus the comedy of Frankie Kong Players.
Held at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds. 800.485.8013 www.clevelandirish.org