The pipes are a calling! It must be time for the Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival!

The 36th Annual Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival is happening this Friday Jul 20 from 5-11 p.m., Saturday Jul 21 from 1-11 p.m. and Sunday Jul 22 from 1-10 p.m. at the Berea Fairgrounds (19201 E Bagley Road Middleburg Heights).

General admission is only $12 and children 10 and under are FREE! Parking is free, as well!

For over 36 years, the Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival has celebrated Irish heritage with great Irish bands, step dancers, children’s activities, plays, food & exhibits. Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival has donated more than $770,000.00 to local and national charities since its 1983 inception.

The list of 2018 entertainers include: Gaelic Storm, Scythian, Eileen Ivers, The Byrne Brothers, The Fitzgeralds, The Boys from the County Hell, The Druids, Derek Warfield & Young Wolfe Tones, Susan McCann, Cassie & Maggie, Tallymoore, David Curley Band, Marys Lane, The New Barleycorn, Brigid’s Cross, One Shot Paddy, Dennis Doyle, Dermot Henry, Andrew McManus, Kilroy Ceili Band, Ballinloch and more!

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Cleveland’s Irish Cultural Festival is a wonderful celebration of all things Irish. Come experience first-hand all the history, tradition, and entertainments the festival has to offer this weekend!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.