Updated: Mar 5
Jim Thorpe Irish Fest | March 14-15 2020
Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency presents Second Annual Irish FestIrish eyes keep smiling.The Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency (JTTA) invites locals and visitors alike to celebrate their Celtic roots with its second annual Irish Fest on March 14-15.Goers donning their finest Irish accessories can kick up their heels and enjoy the strolling Mackay Pipe Band as they echo through town on Sunday. Be sure to check out our local artisan blacksmith as he creates works of art before your eyes.The Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, will present two evenings of Celtic performances including the Tartan Terrors and the Kilmaine Saints, who will kick off St. Patrick’s Day weekend a little early on Friday.New this year is a craft beer Ale Trail and Whiskey Trail. Buy your tickets for $30 in advance to ensure you won't miss out on the fun! Back by popular demand is the Kilt Crawl. This Saturday-only event has very limited space.We will keep our website updated as additional events are scheduled. Follow our Facebook page.