An authentic display of Irish culture and pride! Austin's best Irish Celebration!
St. Patrick's Day Austin
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Time: 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Pioneer Farms in Austin

St. Patrick's Day
Austin 2020Sunday, March 15, 2020 Time: 12:00pm to 6:00pmPioneer Farms in Austin

Sunday, March 15, 2020 Time: 12:00pm to 6:00pmPioneer Farms in Austin

Inishfree Austin Irish DancersSunday, March 15, 2020 Time: 12:00pm to 6:00pmPioneer Farms in Austin

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 EntertainmentInternational and Local Stars of Celtic Music on Two Covered Stages, Rain or Shine!

HighTime

HIGHTIME

This fresh new trio from Conamara, Ireland combines Irish music and an intriguing blend of modern folk influences to produce a rich sound and exciting experience. Featuring flute, whistles, harp, bodhrán, guitar and vocals (with some Irish dancing steps). All hailing from the village of Ardmore on the rugged west coast.

Realta

Réalta

A lively, exciting and respectful approach to Irish trad music. This Belfast based band captures the timeless aspects of the tradition and presents it in its raw form–fresh and beautiful. As one reviewer said, “Réalta carry on the Bothy Band tradition of taking tunes by the scruff of the neck & firing excitement thru them like hot flames!”

Silver Thistle

The Silver Thistle Pipes and Drums

Silver Thistle is a non-profit organization which brings Scottish piping and drumming to the central Texas area. Silver Thistle was formed in 1977 and provides bagpipes and drumming lessons for people of all ages.
Liz Carroll

Liz Carroll & Jeff Moore

From All Ireland Champion to Emmy Nominee, Liz is one of the most awarded and celebrated Irish fiddlers on the planet. She will be playing with Austin's own number one Irish guitarist Jeff Moore.
Inishfree Austin Irish Dancers

Inishfree Austin Irish Dancers

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!
The Clickety Cloggers

The Clickety Cloggers

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.
Kieron Elliott

Kieron Elliott - MC

We welcome back Kieron as our Master of Ceremonies off the back of his third appearance as Voice actor for "Hoark the Haggard" in the "How to Train a Dragon" franchise. Kieron is certain to liven up a crowd with his wit and charm.
Irish Food and Drink<

Irish Food/Drink

A special St. Paddy's Day menu including Fish n Chips, Irish Pastries, Corned Beef &Cabbage plus other great options from our food vendors. Irish beers will be on tap including Guinness, Harp and Smithwicks. No green beer, it'll be the color God and Arthur Guinness intended.

The Gaelic League of Austin

Gaelic League of Austin

The Gaelic League will be offering a free intro to Irish language workshop from 4pm-5pm in the Ainsworth House (across from the outdoor stage next to the Dance Hall. Fun for all ages!
Cancelled due to unforseen circumstances

HORSE & CARRIAGE RIDES

Catch a ride round the Pioneer Farms on an authentic carriage pulled by a team of horses from 12pm to 6:00pm. Small fee may apply for rides.

GAMES2U VIDEO GAME THEATER

This state-of-the-art video game experience features Guitar Hero, Madden Football, Call of Duty, and more on huge plasma screens in a climate-controlled gaming utopia, from 12pm to 6:00pm.

Bumper Soccer Arena

Have a ball bouncing, flipping & crashing in your own protective bubble! At 36 feet wide and 52 feet long the arena creates a safe, controlled environment where 6-8 Bumper Ball players can compete in bubble soccer showdowns! From 12pm to 6:00pm.