2017 Tickets and Discounts
You'll be re-directed to our Irish Fest Ticketing Store, which will feature all of 2017's ticketing options. Buying online will save you the time of waiting in line! Your admission to the festival includes all of the musical acts, cultural exhibits, children's activities and more!
City of Festivals Ticket Package
Available May 11 - May 25 online only
Get a 50% savings on Irish Fest general admission tickets through the United Ethnic Festivals, City of Festivals ticket promotion! Now is your opportunity to attend more than one festival this summer in Milwaukee! This deal only lasts for two weeks so be sure to get your discount!
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Dublin the Fun Fair and Fest Deal
Available through July 31
We're teaming up with the Wisconsin State Fair again! Just $18 gets you one State Fair ticket and one Milwaukee Irish Fest general admission ticket. That's twice the fun for the price of one! Wisconsin State Fair runs August 3-13. Offer available only at WiStateFair.com and the State Fair Ticket Office.
Daily Ways to Save
Bring in school supplies for children served by Hope House and receive free admission. Thursday is our Preview Night, so please note that only a portion of our grounds will be open.
Half Price Friday
Friday General Admission tickets are just $10! This deal lasts from open to close.
Arthritis Foundation Run/Walk to Milwaukee Irish Fest
Register for the 2016 Run/Walk to Irish Fest and you'll receive free same-day entry to the festival before 3:00 P.M.!
Fests Feed Milwaukee
Anyone donating a non-perishable food item by 11 a.m. will receive free admission to the festival. Patrons are welcome to attend the Mass beginning at 9:30 a.m. and will receive free admission immediately following. Those donating food who choose not to attend the Mass will receive a hand stamp valid for free entry at any time that day during regular festival hours (11 a.m. to 10 p.m.) or are welcome to remain in the designated section of the South Gate. Ward's and Claddagh will open at 9 a.m. to provide breakfast. All non-perishable food items will be donated to Hunger Task Force.
On Sunday August 20, veterans and military personnel receive free admission, plus one guest. Must provide a valid proof of service at any gate ticket window to receive your free tickets. Thank you for your service to our country.
College students with a valid student I.D. can enjoy a $3 discount off of General Admission tickets between 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. (all gates)
Ward Irish Music Archives Free Ticket Program
Earn two free tickets to Milwaukee Irish Fest with the donation of ten original Irish-related music items to the Ward Irish Music Archives. For more information, click here.
Advance Sale Tickets Available at CelticMKE
Tickets can be purchased in advance at the CelticMKE Center at 1532 N. Wauwatosa Avenue, Milwaukee WI 53213 during regular office hours (9am to 5pm).
Volunteer at the Fest
All volunteers will receive tickets to the Thursday night festival preview, an entrance pass, a discounted parking pass, food coupons and other opportunities. Click here, to view areas in which you can volunteer and be a part of the festival or email us at email@example.com!
Group Ticket Sales Information
Save some green with group ticket sales available through July 31, 2017. 26-99 tickets are $15 each; 100+ tickets are $13 each. Call the CelticMKE [Irish Fest] Center at 414-476-3378 for more information.
Private Party Areas Available
The cost to book a private party depends on the area and the day. Booking early is highly advised and party space is limited! Most are booked well in advance, often after the previous festival. Many party areas have permanent restrooms and bars. No food or beverage may be brought in. However, food and beverage will be available to purchase through Irish Fest and its vendors. To inquire, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and label the subject "Irish Fest Party Rental" and your request/information will be forwarded to the coordinator. You may also call us at 414-476-3378.
Notice on Counterfeit Tickets
Milwaukee Irish Fest strongly urges all patrons to avoid purchasing tickets on the street from unauthorized sources, as the tickets may be counterfeit. For your own protection, tickets should only be purchased at Milwaukee Irish Fest ticket booths, irishfest.com or the Milwaukee Irish Fest Center in Wauwatosa. Counterfeit tickets and tickets purchased from unauthorized sources will not be honored.