• Timlin & Kane in the Irish Pub Timlin & Kane in the Irish Pub
  • Seven Nations will perform under the big tent Seven Nations will perform under the big tent
  • Seamus Kennedy is back for 2015 Seamus Kennedy is back for 2015
  • Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm working sheep dog shows Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm working sheep dog shows
  • Burning Bridget Cleary performing all weekend long Burning Bridget Cleary performing all weekend long
SHAWNEE CELTIC FESTIVAL
MAY 23 & 24, 2015
11am to 5pm

Tickets Available at the Gate Schedule (pdf) Schedule (mobile) Directions


Kick off summer in the beautiful Pocono Mountains with the sights and sounds of the Emerald Isles and Scottish Highlands! Join us Memorial Day weekend for non-stop Celtic music on two stages, a foot stomping bagpiper and Celtic jam, working sheep dogs, Irish step dancers, and a variety of Celtic craft and food vendors.

Don't forget about the kids! There will be a Celtic Wizard magic show, leprechaun juggling show, face painting and a Celtic Farm animal petting zoo.

Join us for a weekend of family fun & entertainment in the Pocono Mountains!


Seven Nations at the Shawnee Celtic Festival

Seven Nations - Website |  Facebook |  Twitter
Seven Nations is not your father’s Celtic band. With a passionate, tender, and rollicking style that winningly veers from roots and folk to dance and fusion-rock, Seven Nations has earned a growing reputation as an adventurous band with a charismatic stage presence. Performing both Saturday & Sunday under the festival tent. 

 

Burning Bridget Cleary at the Shawnee Celtic Festival

Burning Bridget Cleary - Website | Facebook
Known for their captivating sound and engaging stage presence, Burning Bridget Cleary is currently one of the hottest acts on the Celtic and folk music circuits. Band-leader Rose Baldino drives this band, delivering a dynamic blend of charisma, crackerjack fiddle work, and tightly woven harmonies. She's joined by Amy Beshara, a multi-talented fiddler and vocalist out of the NYC Scottish fiddle scene. The driving rhythm and bass end is supplied by Lou Baldino on guitar and Peter Trezzi on percussion. Performing both Saturday & Sunday under the festival tent. 

 

Seamus Kennedy is back at the Shawnee Celtic Festival

Seamus Kennedy - Website |  Facebook
Originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland, Seamus been entertaining audiences all over the United States for the past 32 years. With a ready wit and a vast store of songs, he travels from Alaska to Florida, Maryland to California, performing for audiences which range from Popes and presidents to bartenders and bricklayers, from college students to kindergartners. Performing both Saturday & Sunday under the festival tent and Irish Pub. 

 

Timlin & Kane at the Shawnee celtic Festival

Timlin & Kane - Website
Well known in the Philadelphia area, the duo of Timlin & Kane has been playing to great acclaim for audiences throughout the East Coast and beyond for over thirty eight years. Performing both Saturday & Sunday in the Irish Pub. 

 

The Irish Lads at the Shawnee Celtic Festival

The Irish Lads - Website
The trio has earned the reputation of being energitic performers dedicated to the preservation of Irish culture and history through Ireland's folk and nationalistic music. They have created a unique style and stage presence that combine the very best characteristics of many folk & solo performers. Performing both Saturday & Sunday in the Irish Pub. 

 

Two Pipers Piping at the Shawnee Celtic Festival

Two Pipers Piping - Facebook
A mom & son team, offering you the most dance-able, most traditional, most rocking & most tribal Celtic Bagpipe music this side ofthe East Coast. Kyle & Sharon Grasty have been performing and competing on the Great Highland Bagpipes since 2007 from the Queens own Royal Pipers at the PA Renaissance Faire to waking up Philadelphia on St. Patricks morning LIVE on Wogl Fm Radio... This duo is spreading the tradition of foot stomping bagpiping. Performing both Saturday & Sunday throughout the festival grounds. 


Explore over 40 vendors selling food, crafts and specialty items throughout the festival grounds.


Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm Working Sheep Dog Demos

Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm
Working Sheep Dog shows from the Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm. Kids will have a chance to help herd the sheep during the demonstration.



Irish Dancers at Shawnee Celtic Festival Pocono Highland Dancers
Performing Saturday. 

McElligot School of Irish Dance
Performing Saturday. 

Gallagher School of Irish Dance
Performing Sunday. 

Blacksmith and artisan demos at Shawnee Celtic Festival Blacksmith, Sawmill & Pottery Demonstrations
Local artisans will be on hand giving blacksmith, sawmill and pottery demonstrations throughout the day. Stop by and learn more about  


Dedicated kids area at the Shawnee Celtic Festival Fun for the kids (and the kids at heart)
- Celtic Wizard Magic Shows
- Leprechaun Juggling Shows
- World's Tallest Leprechaun
- Face Painting
- Celtic Farm Animal Petting Zoo

Pocono Mountain Harley-Davidson Ride

Pocono Mountain Harley-Davidson Ride


Registration from 9:30 am - 10:00 am.
Kickstands up at 10:30 am.
Visit Pocono Mountain Harley-Davidson for more details and registration information.

Proceeds go to Troop R Camp Cadet.

Tickets & Parking

Tickets Available at the Gate Group Rates: 15+ with Reservation

 
Advance 1-Day
Advance 2-Day
Adult
$12
$20
Child (5-12)
$10
$20
Child (4 & Under)
Free
Free
Discount tickets are available online until 4:00pm on Friday, May 22, 2015.
Additional tickets are available at the gate during the festival.
     
 
At the Gate 1-Day
At the Gate 2-Day
Adult
$15
$24
Child (5-12)
$12
$24
Child (4 & Under)
Free
Free
   
Festival Parking
All festival parking is free

Cash and all major credit cards accepted at the gate.
All coupons must be printed and presented at time of purchase.
There is ATM available on site.