We hope to make this year the best ever Melbourne Irish Festival. As always there will be a variety of entertainment provided over the course of the day. We'll have music by the score, dancers by the dozen and entertainers galore.
We'll be announcing acts as soon as they are confirmed so follow us on Facebook or watch this space for updates.
THE MAIN STAGE
Marty and the Weekenders
Paddy Fitzgerald & friends
Cormac McCarthy Irish Pipe Band
Tom Mulkerns & Band (direct from Galway)
As always very popular with young and old alike. This year we will have three schools attending and performing a variety of dances.
AcAleer Dance School
O'Connor School of Irish Dancing
Kids fun races (3pm) & Kids GAA
Always great fun, sign your kids up for the egg & spoon,a game of football or toddler dash.
Inflatable Soccer Dartboard
It's an inflatable soccer dartboard that you kick the ball at and try to get a bulls-eye.
Lots of fun activities to keep them occupied and entertained
Jake the Magician (1- 2pm)
STREET ENTERTAINERS & MORE
Always a hit with the kids.
The most Spectacular Stilt Walkers in the Stilt World!
A man that needs no introduction, he introduced Christianity to Ireland and banished the snakes and is probably responsible for more hangovers that anyone else in history!