Celebrate the cultural heritage of Celtic peoples from Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Brittany and their influence on Appalachia with a daylong festival by the bonnie banks of the Youghiogheny River in the Town Park in Friendsville, Maryland. Bring the whole family!
Many activities planned throughout the day, including:
• Traditional and contemporary Celtic music
• Irish and Scottish dancing
• Highland athletes
• Pipe & Drum bands
• Glen of Clans
• Living history and educational presentations
• Sheep and Duck Herding
• Ancient Art of Scything
• Celtic Marketplace
• Bairns (Children’s) activities area
Discount tickets available until May15th from the festival website http://gccelticfestival.com
Free parking, Handicapped accessible and parking, Indoor and Outdoor venues. Rain or Shine!
Sponsored in part by the Maryland State Arts Council and the Garrett County Arts Council