Irish Fair of MN

The Irish Fair of Minnesota is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and celebrating Irish culture and our community. Every second weekend of August,  we invite everyone to join us for a celebration of all things Irish with music, dance, family activities and good craic! Throughout the year, follow us on social media to learn about other events and opportunities to learn more about Irish culture and “get yer Irish on”!

The Irish Fair of Minnesota is an annual three-day OUTDOOR CELEBRATION OF ALL THINGS IRISH. Returning to Saint Paul’s Harriet Island Friday, August 11 through Sunday, August 13, 2023. **Come 1,2 or all 3 days**

A FANTASTIC array of LIVE music, IRISH dance, CELTIC sports, cultural exhibits, NATIVE DOGS, children’s’ activities, GREAT FOOD & DRINKS, ZERO-K, and marketplace. And a few FUN surprises new this year. Fun for all ages & everyone.

VIP & GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS NOW AVALABLE! Save the date! Tell your friends!

The Irish Fair of Minnesota is recognized as one of the largest and most authentic Irish festivals nationwide.

Hundreds of talented musicians, dancers, and performers will take to 6+ OUTDOOR STAGES on Harriet Island in St Paul.

Headliners: Gaelic Storm (Friday); Socks in the Frying Pan (Sat & Sun); JIGJAM (all days); Doolin’ (all days); Screaming Orphans (Sunday) Clare Cunningham (all days); Wild Colonial Bhoys (Fri & Sat); The Real Irish Comedy Tour (ages 21+ shows Fri & Sat).

Friday, Aug. 11 3 – 11 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 12 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 13 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Irish Fair of Minnesota is a 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to the promotion and cultivation of Irish culture and art in Minnesota, and the preservation of a rich heritage of traditions for future generations. All proceeds from the festival are reinvested in Minnesota’s Irish cultural community and shared with new immigrant groups through the Legacy Fund. 

Our annual festival is recognized as one of the most family-friendly events in the Twin Cities, one of the largest and most authentic Irish festivals nationwide and an amazingly great time. 


Aug 13 2023


3:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Harriet Island Regional Park
Harriet Island Rd, St Paul


Irish Fair of MN
Irish Fair of MN