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 Streaming December 12 


A Celtic Music Holiday Celebration
Sunday, December 12, 2:00pm Central on CelticMKE's YouTube

A free, virtual holiday concert featuring 18 Irish and Celtic artists from the Greater Milwaukee area. Produced by our organization, CelticMKE.


Irish Fest Merch

Check out the Irish Fest store! We have baseball caps, t-shirts, sweatshirts, tumblers, pint glasses, digital gift cards and more!


The Calling: Tour of Ireland

January 20 - 30, 2022 | 'The Calling' is a unique music and cultural tour of Ireland - 4 nights in Donegal, 5 nights in Dublin - where you will be introduced to the history, culture and music of Ireland by the local historians, artists and musicians. 

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Irish Fest Virtual Program

Irish Fest on YouTube

Check out all of the Irish content on our YouTube - live streams from Irish Fest, performances from artists in Ireland and so much more!


Milwaukee Irish Fest Spotify Playlist

A Very Celtic Holiday Playlist

Our Spotify playlist is a rotating playlist. The current playlist features the music of the season, performed by Irish, Celtic and Scottish artists!

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Irish Fest School of Music

Learn Irish Music 

Private lessons, group classes and workshops in Irish music for students of varying ages and abilities through our Milwaukee Irish Fest School of Music program!

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Milwaukee Irish Fest Scrapbook Site

Irish Fest Memories

Relive memories from previous Irish Fests through our Digital Scrapbook website!

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Milwaukee Irish Fest is produced by CelticMKE, a non-profit organization focused on the promotion and preservation of the Irish and Celtic cultures. Your support enables us to produce the festival and to provide Celtic resources to people across the world.

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The Festival App

Download the FREE official Milwaukee Irish Fest app on your Apple or Android phone. View the schedule, artists, activities, food and more all from a mobile device. 

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 Our Home is CelticMKE 

CelticMKE is about sharing our love of Irish music, Celtic history, and culture with people in the Midwest and all over the world! You’ll find virtual programs for the whole family, lectures from leading experts in Irish culture, Irish music classes, and more. Whether you want to reconnect with your roots, or explore a culture that’s new to you, CelticMKE is here to help.

2021 Festival Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors & friends! View full sponsor list.

Ireland Bluffs

Aer Lingus Milwaukee Irish Fest Sponsor

Arena Americas at Milwaukee Irish Fest

Catholic Financial Life

CiderBoys Milwaukee Irish Fest Sponsor

Epic Creative Milwaukee Irish Fest Sponsor

Five Farms Irish Cream

Habush Habush Rottier


Fill Your Heart with Ireland - Milwaukee Irish Fest Sponsor

Lakefront Brewery

Miller Lite

Northwoods Web Solutions


  • Artist
  • Paddy
  • Celtic Canine & Kid
  • Artist with Violin
  • Crowd
  • Irish Fest Fans
  • Young Irish Dancers
  • Young Kid and Dad
  • Wisconsin Irish
  • Young Kids Dancing

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1532 N. Wauwatosa Ave
Milwaukee, WI
Festival Grounds
Henry Maier Festival Park
Milwaukee, WI