annual Irish Festival comes to Monmouth
Park on Sunday, where
patrons will be in for a full day of Irish food, music, and culture.
Festivities begin at 11 a.m. with a traditional Irish mass in the Monmouth
Throughout the day fans can enjoy
Ceili and Irish step dancing, a pipe and drum competition, food and craft
vendors, live Irish music, and a human horse race where runners will bolt out
of the starting gate and race on the track to raise money for charity. There
will be plenty of opportunities for family fun as patrons with children can
bring them to the Irish Festival’s Kid’s Zone and to Monmouth Park’s
family fun day in the picnic area.
Patrons wearing kilts will receive
free admission to the festival. Gates open early at 10 a.m.