The 36th Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival is back, at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea July 20-22, 2018! Music, great food, beer garden, Irish history, play areas for the kids and so much more! The festival offers a wide range of music from traditional to Celtic Rock, Rock-n-Reel Headliners include Gaelic Storm, Scythian, Marys Lane and The Druids. Song and dance aficionados will love Susan McCann; The Fitzgerald’s, like Riverdance, only faster; Derek Warfield & the Young Wolfe Tones; The Byrne Brothers; plus festival favorites The New Barleycorn, Brigid’s Cross. The Kilroy Ceili Band, and singer/songwriter/comedian Dermot Henry.
Also over 50 Irish vendors with everything from Aran knits to delicious Irish chocolate, T-Shirts, Jewelry, music and that special gift calling you home. The Tir Na nOg (Land of Our Youth) Children’s Area features Magicians and continuous activities and live performances, inflatables and much more, including Lunchables for the kids. There are fourteen breeds of dogs native to Ireland, and they will all be at the Festival with demos and highlights from breed owners.
Authentic Irish Food vendors include Hooley House Irish Pubs, Sully’s Irish Pub, Gunselman’s Castro’s, and the Irish Coffee House; plentiful American fare for kids and adults alike is also available.
General admission is $12.00. Children under 10 are free. Parking is Free. Weekend passes are available online: www.clevelandirish.org
Friday, July 20th 5pm-11pm
Saturday, July 21st 1pm-11pm
Sunday, July 22nd Mass will be celebrated at 11:30am, festival opens 1pm-10pm