Irish Fest 2016 brings music, food, and fun to Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Irish are known for having fun and Labor Day weekend, an Irish celebration comes to Kansas City!
Irish Fest 2016 begins Friday, Sept. 2 at Crown Center.

The Elders will be there! Also, Gaelic Storm, We Banjo 3, Bob Reeder, and many other bands and entertainers. Click here for a complete schedule of what’s coming to the many stages set up at Crown Center.

Hungry? Food vendors are about as numerous as entertainers! They include (to name a few) O’Dowds Little Dublin, Scimeca’s, The Dubliner, and Sheridans.
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Click here for the website.

Click here for the complete schedule of FOX 4 anchors and reporters who will be introducing some of the Irish performers and entertainers.  Be sure to say hello as we're 'Working for You'!

Hours for the festival are:
Friday, Sept. 2- 5pm-11pm
Saturday, Sept. 3- 11am-11pm
Sunday, Sept. 4- 11am-11pm

Tickets on Friday are $10 at the gate.

On Saturday and Sunday, it's $18 at the gate.
Advanced tickets at HyVee or online are $12. There’s a $30 weekend pass available if you buy tickets in advance.
Children ages 3-12 are $5.

Be safe! Have fun!