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Celtic Festival at the Hjemkomst Center
March 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pmFree
Annual Celtic Festival
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, March 9
at the Hjemkomst Center
The annual Celtic Festival is a celebration of the rich culture of the seven Celtic Nations, featuring the intriguing history, arts and traditions of Brittany, Cornwall, Isle of Man, Galicia, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Take in the sights, sounds, and tastes of the Celtic heritage with dancing, music, and authentic Celtic food. Children and adults alike can learn about traditions of the seven Celtic nations through hands-on activities and table displays.
All exhibits, performances and activities are free with the exception of an Activity Passport ($2). The Activity Passport is the key to many of the craft stations and once completed can be turned in for a prize.
The Celtic Festival is hosted by the Fargo Park District and Moorhead Parks and Recreation. Support for this project is provided by the cities of Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo, through The Arts Partnership.
Enjoy lyrical Celtic music played by great bands from the community and region. Watch dancers’ impressive footwork. The festival features entertainment stages, several presentations about folk traditions of the past and present, activities booths and Celtic foods.