Wednesday, August 18th18 Aug 2021 Irish Fest Preview
Sunday, July 4th – 6pm
Irish Fest Preview
Headliner: Byrne Brothers
The Byrne Brothers are a multi award winning family band and Irish dancers from Dublin and one of the biggest names in traditional Irish music today.
They are Luca 17 on Accordion, Finn 15 on Banjo, Mandolin and Guitar, Dempsey 11 on Bodhran & Whistle and Dad Tommy on Uilleann Pipes, Bagpipes, Fiddle and Guitar. All County Champions on their instruments and Ulster Champion Irish Dancers.
Opener: Leahy’s Luck
Leahys Luck have been performing Irish folk music for twenty one years, playing at festivals and performing arts centers throughout the Midwest.
Their five albums reflect an evolution of scope and sophistication.
The band originated with brothers Tom and Brian Leahy and their six children. All but one of the children left our home town starting careers in all corners of the United States.
Today, world renowned bayanist (button accordion) Stas Venglevski joined the brothers with Evan to produce lively, widely accessible music.