June 23rd, 2016
New Haven residents can take part in a special celebration by attending North Haven’s Irish Festival this year! Enjoy the beautiful summer outdoor weather by coming out for some great entertainment, delicious food and company of the local community.
The Festival will take place on Saturday June 25th and Sunday June 26th at the North Haven fair grounds. There will be several activities going on throughout the day including a dart tournament, raffle with tons of prizes as well as a family fun run happening Saturday morning. You have to register in advance to participate in the run. You can find registration information here and also details to learn more about the run.
In addition to activities live musical entertainment will be provided throughout the day! Listen to music from local bands and artists such as The Coracles, The Curlews and traditional Irish music from Noel Henry Irish Showband and many more! You can see the full schedule of musical entertainment here.
What would an Irish festival be without some great Irish food? Corned beef sandwich, egg and Irish Sausage sandwiches, Irish Soda Bread and Irish Brown Bread is just some of what you will find from vendors at the festival.
Even more will be happening as there will be a whole shopping village set up for guests to browse around and buy some Irish treasures at. Vendors that will be selling products this year include Avon, Bead-tini Boutique which crafts Celtic jewelry, pendants and other trinkets, Accessories by Burham featuring Irish Gemstone jewelry and so much more! There is a full list of all participating vendors and what they have to offer on the event website.