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2019 Irish 2000 Festival

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One of the Largest Irish Music Festivals Returns to Saratoga!

The 23rd annual Irish 2000 Festival returns for 2019, once again offering a unique lineup of Irish music including everything from Celtic punk and jam music to traditional and everything in between.

As a result of strong attendence, the festival has added back their Friday night show and local/regional music stage on Saturday.

2019 Music Schedule:

Friday, September 13

  • 7:00pm-7:45pm: Rory Makem and Donal Clancy
  • 7:45pm-8:00pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 8:15pm-9:00pm: Albannach
  • 9:00pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 9:30pm-11:00pm: Scythian

Saturday, September 14

Nelligan Stage

  • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Brothers Flynn
  • 1:30pm-2:30pm: Rory Makem and Donal Clancy
  • 2:30pm-2:40pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 3:00pm-4:15pm: The McKrells
  • 4:45pm-6:00pm: House of Hamill
  • 4:45pm: Farrell School of Irish Dance
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm: Hair of the Dog

McSweeney Stage

  • 12:00pm-12:40pm: Morrighan's Flight
  • 12:40pm-12:50pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 1:10pm-1:50pm: Triskele
  • 2:20pm-3:00pm: Spancilhill
  • 3:30pm-4:10pm: Who's Your Paddy
  • 4:40pm-5:20pm: Kilashandra
  • 5:50pm-6:50pm: Hellcat Maggie

Coors Light Stage

  • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Emish
  • 1:30pm-2:30pm: Get Up Jack
  • 3:00pm-4:00pm: Albannach
  • 4:00pm-4:10pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 4:30pm-5:45pm: Screaming Orphans
  • 6:15pm-7:30pm: Eileen Ivers
  • 8:00pm-9:15pm: Shilelagh Law
  • 9:45pm-11:00pm: Enter the Haggis

Please Note: Performance times are subject to change without notice.

Ticket Information:

  • $16 in advance - Friday the 13th
  • $19 in advance - Saturday the 14th
  • $30 two-day pass
  • $20 at the gate
  • Children 12 and under are FREE and do not need a ticket

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