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The Irish Music & Dance Association (IMDA) proudly hosts its 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Irish Celebration

St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Landmark Center

The Irish Music & Dance Association (IMDA) proudly hosts its 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Irish Celebration

35th Annual Irish Celebration

35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Irish Celebration featuring regional and local Irish entertainment, Irish dance, Celtic vendors, Irish cuisine, pipe bands and children’s crafts and entertainment.

The Irish Music & Dance Association (IMDA) proudly hosts its 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day Irish Celebration on Friday, March 17, 2017 featuring regional and local Irish entertainment, Irish dance, Celtic vendors, Irish cuisine, pipe bands and children’s crafts and entertainment. There will be something for everyone! 

The St. Patrick's Day Irish Celebration is held from 10am to 5 pm, Friday, March 17th, at the Landmark Center, 75 West Fifth Street, in downtown St. Paul.

Bring the family downtown for St. Paul’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade and come over to Landmark Center to continue the celebration.


Irish attractions include:

  •  Local and regional Irish music throughout the day on four stages.
  • Traditional Irish dancers from area dance schools and adult groups performing high-spirited exhibition style Irish dance. 
  • Traditional Irish music along with tea and scones in our Irish Tea Room. 
  • The Irish Marketplace with authentic Irish merchants, artisans and informational resources. 
  • Traditional Irish food and American style sandwiches, along with local and Irish beer.
  • Children’s crafts with an Irish theme, offered free of charge.
  • Children’s stage with special entertainment just for the ‘wee ones.’
  • Seminars on Irish topics, including Irish music and language.

The St. Patrick's Day Irish Celebration is produced by the Irish Music and Dance Association and is presented in partnership with the Minnesota Landmarks. 

Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for kids 6-12 and seniors 65 and over and may be purchased at the door.  Kids 5 and under are free.  Group discounts can be arranged by calling 651-341-3618 or e-mail at Info@IrishMusicandDanceAssociation.org.
 

Entertainment Schedule

Main Stage – Musser Cortile

10:00 AM – Rince na Chroi

10:45 AM – Center for Irish Music Advanced Youth Ensemble

11:25 AM – Eilís Academy at Escalate

12:05 PM – Locklin Road

Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band

1:00 PM – O’Shea Irish Dance

1:40 PM – Northern Gael

2:20 PM – Tom Dahill and Ginny Johnson

3:05 PM – Mactír Academy of Irish Dance

3:45 PM – Barra

4:25 PM – Legacy

 

F.K. Weyerhaeuser Auditorium Stage

10:00 AM – SisterTree

10:45 AM – Mulhern School of Irish Dance

11:30 AM – Norah Rendell and the Lost Forty

12:10 PM – Green Fire Irish Dancers “One Hundred Years of Irish Dance”

12:50 PM – Clairseach

1:35 PM – The Dregs

2:20 PM – Knocknagow Irish Dancers

3:05 PM – Biddies Galore

3:45 PM – Center for Irish Music Young Adult Ensemble

4:30 PM – Mooncoin Céili Dancers

 

Children’s Stage – Lower Level

12:45 PM – Ross Sutter

1:20 PM – Parent & Kid Céili Dance Party with the Mooncoin Céili Dancers

1:55 PM – Interative Storytelling with Sir Gustav Doc’Tain

2:45 PM – Jigs for Kids with Danielle Enblom – dance, song and storytelling

 

Seminar Room – Courtroom 326

1:00 PM – Book talk by Tom Dahill, author of “Danny Who?  Forty Years in Irish Music” 

2:00 PM – "Irish for Tourists" - presented by Gaeltacht Minnesota

3:00 PM - "The New Kids on the Block: Songs about the Irish in America, 1860-1920” presented by Legacy

 

Tea Room – Courtroom 317

10:00 AM – Center for Irish Music’s An Luan Ensemble

10:40 AM – Ryan Behnke and Buddy Ferrari

11:20 AM – Clairseasch

12:10 PM – The Bellows Brothers

1:00 PM – Rupalai

1:50 PM – The Giggin’ Síles

2:30 PM – Sona

3:15 PM - Dunquin

Tuesday, October 17 2017

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Wednesday, October 18 2017

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Thursday, October 19 2017

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Friday, October 20 2017

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