Tag Archives: Penn’s Landing Irish Festival

The Irish Take Over Penn’s Landing

It was a lot like St. Patrick’s Day, except with shorts, sunblock, ice cream, heat, humidity …

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Hot Fun in the Summertime

It’s one huge party for the Irish (and wannabes) this Sunday along the Delaware River waterfront at Penn’s Landing’s Great Plaza.

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Mike Boyce

How To Be Irish in Philly This Week

Rugby, an Irish festival on the Delaware and another in Mont Clare, Blackthorn, Jamison, a little Dracula, and John Byrne in Ardmore–it’s shaping up to be a great week to be Irish.

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Hot, Steamy, Windy—But the Crowds Got All Irish at Penns Landing

Lots of music, dancers, food, and vendors brought them out for the Penns Landing Irish Festival. We have lots of pictures.

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Day of the Dancers

If you love Irish dance, most of the major Delaware Valley-area dance schools take to their tappy little toes at the annual Penn’s Landing Irish Festival. The 2010 festival was no exception. Here are a few quick peeks at their performances.

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Lord Mayor of Cork

Second Annual Mass at the Irish Memorial

There was a surprise special guest–the Lord Mayor of Cork. We were there too, so we have pictures!

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Celtic Flame dancers, up in the air.

A Look Back at the 2009 Penn’s Landing Irish Festival

Great music, lots of dancers, plenty of good food … oh, yes, and sunshine.

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The Penn’s Landing Festival always draws a big crowd.

Get Set for the Penn’s Landing Irish Festival

This year’s lineup features music by Blackthorn and several other great Irish bands, more than two dozen vendors, dancers, and lots of kid-friendly activities.

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