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The Best Irish Festivals and Celebrations in New Jersey

Your Guide To The Best Irish Festivals. They feature New Jersey's Popular Celtic, Gaelic Fests, Parades, Celebrations, and events.

With a large Irish-American population, New Jersey plays host to a large number of Irish Festivals and events filled with Irish dances, bands, food, Celtic crafts, and of course some beer!

Irish festivals are known to being committed to fostering cultural & community pride, introducing and teaching Irish Americans and others to all things Irish, and in strengthening relationships.

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

Stay tuned --- we will be updating this list as the event sponsors confirm this year's events.

Annual Irish Festival  @ Monmouth Park, NJ
50th Annual Irish Festival
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Monmouth Park Racetrack
Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport NJ
(732) 222-5100
This Annual New Jersey Irish Festival features for live entertainment on two different stages, Pipe & Drum Band Competition, Catholic Mass, Food Vendors, Craft Vendors, Irish Step Dancing, Family Activities, 50/50 Raffle, Ceili & Step Dancing, a Human Horse Race, as well as a full day of live Thoroughbred racing! Gates will open EARLY for Irish Fest: 10:00am. Catholic Mass will be held at 11:00am

Spring Lake Irish   Festival
Spring Lake Irish Festival
Saturday, June 13, 2020; Noon - 5pm
Spring Lake Business District (Third Avenue)
Spring Lake is known as the Jersey Shore's Irish Riviera. Is there a better place to have an Irish Festival? This family event features all things Irish! It's a day of food, songs, entertainment, kids activities, a beer & Wine Garden, and shopping.

Upcoming Irish Themed Events

The Irish Comedy Tour
March 7, 2020; 8:00pm — 9:30pm
The Levoy Theatre
126 - 130 N. High St.,
Millville, NJ
Website / Tickets
The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans. The clover, make that clever, comedians, whose ancestors hail from the Emerald Isle, include Detroit native Derek Richards; Boston-born Mike McCarthy; Nova Scotia's Damon Leibert; and from Inchicore, a suburb of Dublin, Ireland Derrick Keane. Don't miss these hilarious Irish American comedians as they tear apart as well as validate all of the Irish myths and stereotypes
Irish Night
March 21, 2020; 6:00pm — 11:00pm
Albert Music Hall
131 Wells Mills Rd., Rte. 532
Waretown, NJ
Enjoy a night full of food, music, celebration and more! Doors open 6 pm.


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