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7th annual Shawnee Celtic Festival

Irish step dancers at the Shawnee Celtic Festival
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May 21, 2014

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PA — Kicking off the festivities of the summer season on Memorial Day weekend, Shawnee Mountain will host the Shawnee Celtic Festival on Saturday and Sunday, May 24 and 25, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days, on the grounds of the Monroe County ski area.

This event will feature three stages of Celtic and children’s shows, along with a bagpiper’s parade. Additional entertainment includes Scottish and Irish dancers, working sheep dogs, a Celtic wizard and Irish juggler. A variety of Irish and Scottish craft and gift vendors, Celtic food vendors, a wine tent and various kids’ activities, including a Celtic farm petting zoo and face painting, will add to the festivities both days.

The event will be held rain or shine. Advanced admission costs $12 for adults and $10 for children ages five to 12, age four and under free. For more information and online ticket sales visit www.shawneemt.com.