Irish Fest

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

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 ( (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

Concerts may be cancelled or postponed due to weather.

$5 Donation (see description)
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