295. Music City Irish Festival – March 1-17


Music City Irish FestivalLet’s be real. St. Patrick’s Day should last more than 24 hours, right? That’s why Nashville decided to change it up and offer a party that will last over two weeks. From March 1st to the 17th, experience all things Irish in the land of music during Music City Irish Fest. See below for the schedule.

Also, you can always stop by McNamara’s Irish Pub, Music City’s authentic Irish pub, if you wish to celebrate Irish culture at any time.

MARCH 1
Altan @ Franklin Theatre
Experience a band from Donegal, Ireland play their tunes on a stage not far from Downtown Nashville.

MARCH 2-4
Irish Film Festival @ Watkins College of Art, Design & Film
Watch thought-provoking films from Ireland for free.

MARCH 6
Tenx9 Storytelling @ Douglas Corner Cafe
Tenx9Storytelling will host a night of true Irish stories.

MARCH 7
Scots-Irish Genealogy Event @ Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage
Head to Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President for a chance to trace your heritage.

MARCH 7-8
Sharon Shannon @ McNamara’s Irish Pub
Hear from Sharon Shannon, a traditional Irish performer.

MARCH 9-11
The Chieftains @ Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Listen to the sweet sounds of The Chieftains inside one of Nashville’s most iconic venues.

MARCH 12-13
The Final Days of Wolfe Tone @ TPAC
See the play about Wolfe Tone, the man who led the Irish Rebellion of 1798 against the British.

MARCH 14
Traditional Irish Session @ McNamara’s Irish Pub
Stop by McNamara’s Irish Pub for a night of traditional Irish music.

MARCH 15
250th Birthday @ Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage
Join Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage in celebrating our 7th President’s Birthday with 1/2 priced admission and programs to highlight his Scotch-Irish descent.

MARCH 16
Whiskey Tasting and Golf @ First Tennessee Park
Play putt-putt while sipping on whiskey at First Tennessee Park.

MARCH 17
St. Patrick’s Day Party @ McNamara’s Irish Pub
Dance and sing to traditional Irish music all day while munching on authentic food at McNamara’s Irish Pub.

295. Music City Irish Festival – March 1-17

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