Find the CELT in YOU in America’s Oldest Celtic City! The 7th Annual St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival is set for March 10-12 at Francis Field. The event includes a variety of live entertainment, live music and two stages, Highland games, clans from Ireland and Scotland, whiskey tasting, and other Celtic activities.
Friday night will feature a pre-festival Whiskey Tasting at the VIP Tent on Francis Field with doors (gates) opening at 6:30pm, Whiskey Tasting starting at 7:00pm. Tickets are sold separately.
Scheduled Performers Saturday and Sunday Include:
Albannach …Born and Bred in Scotland
The Dublin City Ramblers …Ireland’s Number One Group
Emish …New York natives blending Irish, Rock, & Folk
Emmet Cahill… (formerly of Celtic Thunder) solo artist (Sunday Only)
Seven Nations …Celtic Band based in Orlando, FL
Jig to a Milestone… from the steamy swamps of Gainesville, Florida
The Real McKenzies…Canadian Celtic punkband based in Vancouver, BC
Whiskey of the Damned… Celtic influenced rock group located in Milwaukee, WI (Saturday Only)
Saturday, March 11 — 11am – 10pm
Sunday, March 12 — 11am – 7pm
There will also be a St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown St. Augustine on March 11 beginning at 10:00am. This year will feature five Pipes & Drums Corps.
Tickets can be purchased on the Celtic Festival website. Tickets can also be purchased at Ann O’ Malley’s Irish Pub, The Prince of Wales Restaurant, or Aunt Matilda’s Steampunk Trunk. For all details, visit the event website.