Fairfield County Irish Festival – Fairfield, Connecticut – June 15th – 17th, 2012

Celtic Stacking RingsThe Fairfield County Irish Festival is scheduled for Father’s Day weekend, and it will be held at Connecticut’s Fairfield University.

This fun-filled event will honor the culture of Ireland through Irish step dancing performances, lively Gaelic music, traditional Irish food and drink, and a Gaelic football tournament. Attendees may also enjoy browsing through a vibrant marketplace that features a variety of Emerald Isle-inspired arts and crafts.

Fun for all ages, this annual festival is an affordable option for families, since children (under 16 years of age) may attend for free. Adult passes (one day) sell for twelve dollars, and weekend passes for adults are just twenty dollars.

If you’re in the Fairfield area and you’re looking for a great event to attend that doesn’t bust your budget, you’ll really enjoy this charming festival.

On the first day of the festival, doors open at 6pm and close at eleven p.m.. On Saturday, the festival runs from noon to eleven p.m. On the final day of this weekend event (Sunday), festival hours are noon to eight p.m. There will be plenty to see and do, so make a point of dropping by…

For more information, please visit the official Fairfield County Irish Festival website.