August 4 - August 6, 2017

Iowa Irish Fest
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Family Fun Area

DID YOU KNOW that children 12 and younger are permitted FREE entrance to the IOWA IRISH FEST with their parent’s paid admission? Children and parents are invited to come and enjoy all the fun activities throughout the Fest grounds and at our special “Family Fun Area” with the Fest grounds designed especially for our youngest guests.

Hours of Operation

Friday, August 4, 2017  4:00 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday, August 5, 2017  10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday, August 6, 2017  11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Children 12 and under are welcome.

Family Fun Area Schedule

All activities in the Family Area are FREE!

Here are just a few of the fun activities on the Iowa Irish Fest Family Area schedule:

Fun inflatables

Climbing Rock Wall

Balloon Twister

Face Painting

Races and games

“Travel the Irish Fest” scavenger hunt

Meet the Bremer County Bucks and learn about Rugby

Learn all about Highland Games

Join in with a music session

Visit with the Irish Wolfhounds

Watch the Irish Dance Workshop students perform

Listen to stories by our very own Irish Pope Malarky and Storyteller Maureen J. Korte

Family Reading Workshop with the Cedar Valley Readers

Meet the Trinity Irish Dancers

Learn about Irish Musical Instruments during the West Music Instrument Petting Zoo

Learn to play a Bodhran Drum

Learn how to play an Irish Tin (Penny) Whistle

Learn how to speak Irish at our Irish Language Workshop for kids

Enjoy a play by the Tir na nOg Children’s Theater

The OK Factor will be performing!

Would you like to volunteer in the Family Fun Area? Sign-up here.

The Family Fun Area is located at the corner of Park Ave and Mulberry Street.

The 2017 Family Fun Area is Sponsored by the following:

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