KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City’s weekend-long Irish Fest kicks off Friday at Crown Center.
The event features more than 30 bands on 10 stages. Click here for a complete schedule of what’s coming to the many stages set up at Crown Center.
Festival organizers say 1 in 10 Kansas Citians can claim Irish roots, and the culture was important to the metro’s history. There’s a cultural stage and café where people can learn to trace their own genealogy and learn the language.
Tickets for Friday are $15. They increase to $18 at the gate for Saturday and Sunday.
Hours for the festival are:
Friday, Aug. 30 : 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 31: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 1: 9:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.