County Oakland Irish Fest

Oakland County’s City of Berkley Has Gone Green
County Oakland Irish Fest – Saturday, September 9, 2017
Festival on 12 Mile between Wakefield and Tyler.
Shopping – vendors and local business start at 10 am
Music begins at 11:30 am to 11 pm

Beer Tent on Robina from 11 am to 11 pm.
Specials and Live Irish Music Throughout the day! Two stages – one at Robina and one across from Amici’s.

Fun for all ages – there will be Irish music, Irish dancers, pipers, a children’s craft and game area. An Irish history tent will be available to learn more about the heritage. 

Berkley Chamber Sponsors the Children’s Tent
Make a Shamrock Wand – $1.00
All other activities listed below are free:
Make a colorful Fairy Door
Make a bookmark
Temporary tattoos
Colloring pages
Games
Fairy Fairy Door Hunt. Solve this puzzle and turn it in at the Chamber Tent near Gardner on 12 Mile Rd. during the festival by 5 pm. Scavenger hunt puzzle can only be done the day of the festival (clues will not be up until then).  Chance to win prizes donated by The Twisted Shamrock.

Many of the local stores will have sidewalk sales. Street vendors will be joining in the event selling a variety of Irish and other items.

Schedule: East stage located near Robina on 12 Mile Rd.

 11:00 am        Opening Ceremony 

12:15 pm         Michael O’Brien

12:45 pm         Flanagan-O’Hare Irish Dancers

1:30 pm           The Diggers

2:30 pm           Finvarra’s Wren

3:45 pm           Flanagan O’Hare Irish Dancers

4:30 pm           Odd Enough

5:30 pm           Best Legs In a Kilt Contest

6:15 pm           The Codgers

7:45 pm           Slanu

9:00 Pm           Bill Grogan’s Goat

10:00 pm         Wakefire        

Schedule West stage located near Tyler Ave. on 12 Mile Rd.

11:30 am       Maggie McCabe

12:45 pm       Allan Cayn

1:45 pm         The Johnny Manning Band

2:45 pm         Frank Kennedy & Terry Murphy

3:45 pm         Pat O’Connor

4:45 pm         Alison Perkins & Nick Brown