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Celtic Street Fair Schedule of Events

Tomorrow is the 3rd Annual Phoenixville Celtic Street Fair. The event, hosted by East of the the Hebrides & USA Kilts runs from 10am-6pm on the 200 block of Bridge Street. Below is the concert schedule:
The Gay Street Stage – at the end of Bridge Street (Times subject to Change)
10:30 to 11:00 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND
11:15 to 12:00 - THE BOGSIDE ROGUES
12:05 to 12:25 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND
12:30 to 1:15 - THE BRIGADE
1:20 to 1:40 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND
1:45 to 2:30 - THE BOGSIDE ROGUES
2:45 to 3:15 - DIDGERIDREW from Brother & FRANK EWING from Downtown Harvest
3:20 to 3:25 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND and then will march to the Main Street Stage
3:30 to 4:30 - THE BRIGADE
4:45 to 5:45 - THE BOGSIDE ROGUES

The Main Street Stage – at the end of Bridge Street (Times Subject to Change)
10:30 to 11:15 - OLIVER McELHONE
11:30 to 12:15 - THE MALONES
12:30 to 1:15 - OLIVER McELHONE
1:30 to 2:00 - DIDGERIDREW from Brother & FRANK EWING from Downtown Harvest
2:15 to 2:30 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND and then march to the Gay Street Stage
2:45 to 3:30 - THE MALONES
3:30 to 3:40 - BRIAN BORU PIPE BAND
3:45 to 4:30 - OLIVER McELHONE
4:45 to 5:30 - THE MALONES

In Front of the Colonial Theatre
Pride of Erin Irish Dancers - 11:00 to 11:20, 1:00 to 1:20, and 3:00 to 3:20
New York Celtic Dancers - 12:00 to 12:20, 2:00 to 2:20, and 4:00 to 4:20
Brian Boru Pipe Band - 4:30 to 4:45

The Acoustic Session Stage will be open to everyone who wants to perform


For more information, visit the East of the the Hebrides event page.

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