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Tara Feis Irish Celebration
Saturday, March 15, 2014
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Emmet Park (east end of Bay Street)
Presented by the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs
Free and open to the public


The family-friendly feis (pron. FESH) – or festival – will be a feast for the eyes, ears and palate, with live performances, food, art activities, crafts and games hosted with Irish ceremony, tradition and hospitality. The festival is held each year in the beautiful Emmet Park located in heart of downtown Savannah. 

Festivities begin at 11 a.m. with an official Irish opening ceremony.  For more information call 912-651-6417. This event is a free, non-alcoholic event geared towards families and children.



Schedule of Events
11:00 am.................Opening Ceremony: Opening Blessing
                                                                  Bishop J. Kevin Boland
                                                                  National Anthem: Britton Rogers
                                                                  Irish National Anthem: Harry O' Donoghue
11:20 am .................Savannah Pipes and Drums
11:30 am .................Glor na Daire Irish Dance School
12:15 pm..................Harry O'Donoghue (folksinger)
1:15 pm....................McLean Avenue Band
2:15 pm....................Irish Dancers of Savannah
2:45 pm....................Meet the McLean Avenue Band (autograph signing at the ticket tent)
3:15 pm....................Cc Witt, Coleen Setle and Harry O' Donoghue
4:00 pm ...................McLean Avenue Band
4:55 pm ..................Closing remarks


Children's Stage
11:30 am ..................Conrad Hartz Puppets
12:00 pm ..................Irish Dancers of Savannah
12:45 pm ..................Jamie and Laura Keena
1:15 pm .....................Magic Marc
1:45 pm......................Glor na Daire Irish Dance School
2:30 pm .....................Conrad  Hartz Puppets
3:00 pm .....................Magic Marc
3:30 pm .....................Jamie and Laura Keena
4:00 pm.......................Last Fling ( dancers from both Irish Dance Schools)
4:30 pm.......................Stage Closed

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