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Irish American Heritage Festival


  • Irish American Heritage Center 4626 North Knox Avenue Chicago, IL, 60630 United States (map)

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 Tupelo, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones, McPeake, Dustbowl Revival, The Prodigals, House of Hamill, The Byrne Brothers, Rory Makem and more. In addition to the great music 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 $10 in advance if purchased by the end of the day on July 11 and $15 thereafter. Children 12 and under are free.

Earlier Event: July 12
BenFest
Later Event: July 13
Taste of Chicago