Friday, September 07, 2012
Pittsburgh Irish Festival
Celebrate the richness of Ireland through lively music, savory Irish food and world championship dancing at the 22nd Annual Pittsburgh Irish Festival, September 7-8-9, 2012 (always the weekend after Labor Day)- now at Riverplex at Sandcastle! Discover the Irish culture firsthand for three days only. Enjoy an authentic Irish marketplace, wide selection of tasty Irish cuisine, extensive children's area, and four continuous entertainment and cultural stages. Visit the variety of Irish dogs, dance the jig, play the harp and Irish drum, and learn the Irish language. Celebrate Gaelic Mass on Sunday. Visit www.pghirishfest.org for info. Fun for the entire family- join us at the biggest Irish celebration of the year- the Pittsburgh Irish Festival!
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