An authentic display of Irish culture and pride! Austin's best Irish Celebration!

St. Patrick's Day
Austin 2015Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 3:00pm to 9:00pmShoal Crossing Event Center

The Makem and Spain BrothersTuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 3:00pm to 9:00pmShoal Crossing Event Center

GirsaTuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 3:00pm to 9:00pmShoal Crossing Event Center

Inishfree Austin Irish DanceTuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 3:00pm to 9:00pmShoal Crossing Event Center

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Time: 3:00pm to 9:00pmShoal Crossing Event Center

The St. Patrick's Day Austin is the best place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! A commitment to authentic Irish culture. No green beer (just the finest Irish imports in the color the Irish gods intended) and no leprechauns! Come for fierce Irish tradition and fun for the whole family!

Celtic Cultural Center of Texas

Eire is the Land of Saints and Scholars, and birthplace to some of finest musicians and authors in the world. There is no other organization so well suited and committed to producing an authentic “Saint Patrick’s Day in Austin” as the Celtic Cultural Center.

Chris Walsh, Founding member Austin Celtic Fest

Our EntertainmentCheck out the 2014 Lineup Below. 2015 Lineup Coming!

"The Makem Brothers with Mickey and Liam Spain are the definitive Irish folk singers of their generation." NY Chronicle

Girsa means “young girls” in Gaelic. Steeped in the Irish music and cultural tradition, all have represented the US at the All Ireland Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann and several girls hold titles.

For the past 30 years Silver Thistle has been a competitive bagpipe band, serving the greater Austin area by performing and teaching a mix of modern and trad music.
AIDAN  is an Irish music ensemble based in Austin, comprised of Jeff Moore, Christopher Buckley and Jon Milton.   Together they represent decades of commitment to Irish traditional music. 
An Austin based, high energy, traditional Irish music trio their performances have garnered many accolades and critical praise, culminating with the Austin Music Award for Best World Music.
A dance club composed of Central Texans who perform a uniquely American dance form that is rooted in traditional Appalachian-style clogging - but with a decidedly modern flair.
Austin's top Irish dance school will be at the Fest and it is a great opportunity to find out how you or your child can get involved in learning Irish dance!
A special St. Paddy's Day menu including Fish n Chips, Irish Po'Boys, Corned Beef &Cabbage. Irish beers will be on tap including Guinness, Harp and Smithwicks. No green beer, it'll be the color God and Arthur Guinness intended.