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"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.