Irish Fest
Presented by Irish American Heritage Center

The Dustbowl Revival

Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones, The Prodigals, The Byrne Brothers, House of Hamill, Shane Hennessy

All Ages
Irish Fest is a 3 day celebration of music, dance and family fun.


Get your Irish on at the 34th annual Irish American Heritage Festival July 12, 13 and 14, 2019.

Irish Fest showcases the finest in local and international Irish and American music, dance and family activities. The festival directly supports and is held on the grounds of the Irish American Heritage Center. Confirmed performers include Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones, the Prodigals, Tupelo, House of Hamill, The Byrne Brothers, Rory Makem, The Chancey Brothers, Larkin and Moran Brothers and many more.

In addition to the great entertainment lineup, the weekend is packed with festival favorites: Irish and American food and drink from vendors, step dancing, cultural exhibits, children’s activities and dozens of vendors and artisans selling Irish clothing, music and jewelry. Activities include contests for adults and children and cultural exhibits and programs in the Art Gallery, Library and Museum.

Tickets are $15 at the door. Advance $10 sales ended at 1pm on 7/12. Children 12 and under are free. Each ticket purchased is valid for one day admission and is good for Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

Fest hours are: 6pm to Midnight on Friday, July 12, Noon-Midnight on Saturday, July 13 and Noon-11pm on Sunday, July 14. Sunday Mass and BreakFEST is at 10:30am.

Venue Information:
Irish American Heritage Center
4626 N Knox Avenue, Chicago, IL 60630
Chicago, IL, 60630