Irish Fest

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Event Date: 
August 2, 2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: 
Allerton Park & Retreat Center
Address: 
515 Old Timber Rd, Monticello, Illinois 61856
Description: 

Enjoy stew + soda bread, a pint of Guinness, and traditional Irish ditties on the Gate House Lawn during Irish Fest, presented by the U of I Community Credit Union! This fan-favorite will feature performances by the Shanties (theshanties.com) (6-7pm) and The Founding (7:30-9pm), as well as a special performance by dancers from the Shamrock Academy of Irish Dance, a competitive and recreational Irish Dance school based at Twist and Shout Dance and Cheer in Mahomet.

Food + drink will be available for purchase from local food trucks and the Greenhouse Café (no outside alcohol, please).

Admission is free, but a donation of $5/person or $10/family is suggested, and will be collected at the gate. Please bring lawn chairs and blankets.

Find more information on the 2019 Concert Series at allerton.illinois.edu/allerton-park-concert-series/.

Concerts may be cancelled or postponed due to weather.

Admission: 
$5 Donation (see description)
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