The annual Michigan Irish Music Festival takes place this Friday through Sunday (Sept 14-16) at Heritage Landing in Muskegon. It features an outstanding line-up of music on 3 stages, an Irish Pub, the Irish Market & food vendors, cultural activities, a dance stage for demonstrations & lessons and an Acoustic Tent where patrons can jam with musicians. A stellar lineup of performers includes include favorites Scythian, Seamus Kennedy, Switchback, Craic Wisely, Kennedy’s Kitchen, Blackthorn and The Muskegon Police Pipe & Drum band. New to the festival include headliners The David Munnelly Band, Grada, Old Blind Dogs, and the Elders.
The Michigan Feis (Irish step-dancing competition) is an affiliated event that takes place at Muskegon’s LC Walker Arena on Saturday (Sep 15). The Feis will feature a variety of Irish Dancers competing at various levels from Beginners to Open, Pre-lim and Championship levels.
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