July 31 10:00 am - August 2 7:00 pm
Lincoln Park
310 E 4th Street, Waterloo,

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Entering its 14th year, the Iowa Irish Fest is an open-air event held on the first weekend of August in Waterloo, Iowa. The Fest provides nearly 50,000 annual attendees the opportunity to participate in a premier cultural event that broadens their global perspective and introduces them to experiences and lifestyles far beyond the Midwest, while acknowledging and celebrating the history of the Irish community.

HEADLINERS:
GAELIC STORM (Friday and Saturday)
Scythian (Friday)

BandsScreaming Orphans – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
The High Kings – Ireland - Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Dublin City Ramblers – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Socks in the Frying Pan – Ireland – Friday ONLY
The Logues – Northern Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Colm & Laura Keegan – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Shane Hennessy – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Ian Gould – USA – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Blame Not The Bard – USA – Saturday

New This Year
Hermitage Green – Ireland – Friday & Saturday
Doolin – France – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Boxing Banjo – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
The Friel Sisters – Scotland/Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Aoife Scott – Ireland – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Trinity Irish Dancers – Chicago, USA – Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Foy School of Irish Dance – Des Moines, Iowa – Saturday ONLY

Along with the Cedar Glen Pipes & Drums and Fiddlers Sammy Kruger & Cara Lockard