Held annually on third Saturday in June featuring Irish performers from PA/MD plus special guests. #PennMarIrish
The festival will feature traditional and contemporary live Irish music, Irish dancers, Irish food, children’s activities, a Celtic Cultural Arts workshop tent, and a wide variety of vendors offering Irish goods including gifts, clothing, jewelry, music, books, pottery, photography, stained glass and more.
Performers confirmed for 2019 include:
Across the Pond
Armagh Rhymers (NEW)
Dave Curley Music (NEW)
House of Hamill (NEW)
Mickey Spain Music
Steel City Rovers (NEW)
Susquehanna Pipes and Drums
Our complete schedule, including the Celtic Cultural Art Workshop Tent, will be posted in the spring.
Discounted advance tickets are now on sale (with no service fee through the end of March):
(Ages 15 and younger are FREE)
The Penn-Mar Irish Festival is supported in part by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
The festival is also brought to you thanks to funding from the Cultural Alliance of York County, fueling the creative energy and vibrancy of our community through its financial investment in eight partner agencies and the Creative Impact Awards that bring arts and culture experiences to the lives of thousands of people in our community each year.
Discounted advance tickets are also available in person at The Markets at Shrewsbury.
Some seating is provided, but lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. Please, no pets (except service animals) or coolers.
A Children’s Activity Tent sponsored by Members 1st Federal Credit Union will feature complimentary crafts, games, coloring pages, face painting, a caricature artist, and more.
The festival will also include two free bounce houses for youngsters, sponsored by Green Mountain Energy.