It's time to gear up for Irish Fest 2019! Two days, a wonderful weekend!
Check out our
2018 IRISH FEST PHOTOS
Join us in downtown Mount Prospect on
Friday, April 26th and Saturday, April 27th for
Mount Prospect’s 8th Annual Irish Fest!
2019 Mount Prospect Irish Fest brings musician Matt Rowley back from Ireland for his 2nd Irish Fest appearance!
Come and celebrate in a huge heated tent with awesome Irish Music from one of Ireland's own Matt Rowley, and some of Chicago’s hottest Celtic musicians, Irish Food and of course Irish Beer. The event will be held Friday from 5:00 – 11:00 p.m. and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. (rain or shine) in the Chase Bank Parking Lot at the corner of Emerson Street and Busse Avenue- one block north of Northwest Highway and one block east of Elmhurst Rd./Rte. 83. Just one block from the Mount Prospect Metra stop.
Tons of FREE parking available just across the street in the Village Hall parking deck.
5:30PM They Might Be Irish featuring Matt Rowley!
8:00PM Larkin & Moran Brothers
10:30AM Irish Dancers – local Irish Dance Companies
12:30PM The Dooley Brothers
3:00PM Mulligan Stew
5:30PM The McGowen's
8:00PM They Might Be Irish featuring Matt Rowley!
Westport, Ireland’s very own, Matt Rowley has risen to fame throughout Ireland as one of the most sought after musicians.
His ability to play the best of Irish songs and mix in contemporary rock makes for a signature night of fun and dance.
Eats and Drinks!
Harrington’s for corned beef and fish n chips
Firefighters Local Union 4119 with burgers and dogs
Beer Tent offerings: Guinness, Harp, Half and Half, Lite Beers, Wine
Irish Vendors! (located inside the heated tent)
Galway Bakers with breads, scones and treats
The Irish Boutique w/hats, sweaters and so much more
Mount Prospect Junior Women’s Club w/soft drinks, tchotchkes and Irish swag
Be sure to follow Mount Prospect Irish Fest on Facebook!
There are resident/community support and sponsorship opportunities available and THIS IS THE YEAR to be a part of this event!
Contact the Chamber office 847.398.6616 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BIG SHOUT OUT to our awesome FEST PARTNERS: Village of Mount Prospect staff and the best Public Works Department in the world!
Also, thanks to our Chamber Office TEAM and amazing volunteers:
MP Chamber of Commerce members and MP Downtown Merchants Association!
Celebrate spring and the beginning of entertainment and festival season in Mount Prospect!