Great American Irish Festival kicks off Friday in Frankfort

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It’s time for another Great American Irish Festival in the Mohawk Valley!

Posted: Jul 26, 2018 12:26 PM

It’s time for another Great American Irish Festival in the Mohawk Valley!

The 15th annual festival will be held at the Herkimer County Fairgrounds, located at 135 Cemetery St. in Frankfort, from 5-11 p.m. Friday, July 27 and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, July 28.

The festival will feature a bag pipe competition, highland games, whiskey tasting, Irish food and drinks, a “sip and paint” area, Irish comedy, live music and more. For the first time, Irish Fest attendees can purchase a pass for a VIP area located right next to the main performance stage.

The full schedule of events includes (mobile users click here): 

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