Come into York and enjoy the free celebrations taking place in a marquee in St. Sampson’s Square in the city centre all the way from 11am until 9.30pm on the Saturday and from 11.30am-4pm on the Sunday.

The activities are all about celebrating and continuing to bring an understanding of Irish tradition and culture to York, bringing fun and enjoyment to the city for people of all ages who have an interest in Irish culture and celebrating the unique connections between York and Ireland. There will be live music, Irish dancing, ceilidhs, Irish food and drink, face painting and storytelling.

Traditional Irish food and drink will be provided in the heated Marquee by the Three Cranes pub. The whole event is free to attend and there will be a raffle with great prizes!

For more information visit www.yorkirish.com