Saline Celtic Festival

 06/09/2018 - 16:01
Date: 
Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Location: 
Mill Pond Park, W. Bennett St., Saline

Gates at Mill Pond Park open at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 14, with opening ceremonies and a massed band performance at 11 a.m. Festivities run until 11:30 p.m.

Performers include Corktown Popes, CrossBow, Steel City Rovers, Brother Crowe, Finvarra’s Wren, Peat in the Creel, Roane, and Saline Fiddlers, with many more Celtic performers.

Activities include: jousting, historical reenactments, Millie the Mill Pond Monster, Wee Folks Island, “The Kilted Magician,” sheep herding, Highland Athletics, Highland Dance competitions, pipe bands, textile arts, merchant village, and a Craft Beer Festival

Tickets at the gate are $15/adults; $10/ages 65 and up; $5/ages 13-17; free/ages 12 and under, and active military. Advance tickets at salineceltic.org are $10/ adults; group of 10/$80. Pre-event tickets are available for $10 at Saline City Hall the week of the festival.

Parking is at Heritage and Woodland Meadows schools on Woodland Drive; free shuttle buses will run Friday evening and Saturday.

No pets are allowed on the festival grounds.

For complete information visit www.salineceltic.org.

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Sheila Pursglove
Sheila Pursglove is a long-time Saline-area resident, and a freelance writer for several publications in Michigan, around the U.S. and abroad.