Tulsa Irish Festival 2020

Arts and Entertainment

February 20, 2020

From: Tulsa Irish Festival

The Tulsa Irish Festival returns in 2020. This is a free, family-friendly festival celebrating the music, culture, art and food of the Irish. Be a part of history when we celebrate another Tulsa Irish Festival. We hope you can join us!

Schedule:

Friday, March 13, 2020

3:00pm - 3:45pm: Friday Opening Ceremonies - Main Stage
Location: Guthrie Green

Opening Remarks by Lt. Governor, Matt Pinnell

3:01pm - 7:00pm: Free Kid Zone

Bring the kids for FREE Pot of Gold Treasure Hunt, Hay Hurl Challenge, Strong Kiddo Competition, Irish Shamrock-Hole, the game of Traditional Irish “Skittles”, Shamrock Planting, Temporary Tattoos, and Necklace Making!

3:15pm - 4:15pm: Irish Fiddle Players of Tulsa - The J. Farley's Pub Tent

America's Celtic Rock Band! CLEGHORN music mixes original folk/rock songwriting with high energy Celtic fiddle and bagpipe tunes. 

3:30pm - 4:30pm: Ashley Davis Band - Main Stage
Location: Guthrie green 

CRANNUA brings together the talents of singer Moya Brennan (of Clannad), guitarist John Doyle, musical brothers Cormac and Éamonn De Barra and American singer/songwriter Ashley Davis.

This new and exciting group first came together in a collaborative set of special performances at the EXPO World Fair in Italy in 2015 and has grown into a band that has produced an album of contemporary tracks firmly rooted in tradition and yet infused with fresh ideas. A true culmination of musical connections coming together as one.

4:00pm - 5:30pm: Cassie and Maggie - The J. Farley's Pub Tent
Location: Guthrie Green

Nova Scotian sisters Cassie and Maggie have been lighting up the world with their unique blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic instrumentals and vocals.    

5:00pm - 6:15pm: Skerryvore - Main Stage

Twice winners of Scotland’s Traditional Music ‘Live Act of the Year’ Award (2016 and 2011), SKERRYVORE have been on a meteoric journey that has taken them from the remote Isle of Tiree on to International tours that have included performances in Central Park NYC, The Ryder Cup Louisville and the Shanghai Expo, China. SKERRYVORE create a unique fusion of folk, trad, rock and Americana that represents all the different personalities and upbringing of the 8 band members who hail from different regions of Scotland.

5:30pm - 6:30pm: Fox and Dove - J. Farley's Pub Tent

Fox and Dove is a traditional Irish music group based in Tulsa, OK whose mission is to celebrate life in Christ in joyous music, song, and dance.

6:30pm - 8:00pm: JigJam - Main Stage

JigJam are a multi-award winning quartet from the heart of the midlands in Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with Bluegrass and Americana in a new genre which has been branded as ‘I-Grass’ (Irish influenced Bluegrass), their onstage energy along with their virtuosic musical ability has captivated audiences throughout the world.

6:45pm - 7:45pm: Finnegan's Awake - J. Farley's Pub Tent
Location: Guthrie Green

Nova Scotian sisters Cassie and Maggie have been lighting up the world with their unique blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic instrumentals and vocals.

Saturday, March 14, 2020   

12:01pm - 1:01pm: Cassie and Maggie - Main Stage
Location: Guthrie Green

Nova Scotian sisters Cassie and Maggie have been lighting up the world with their unique blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic instrumentals and vocals.    

12:01pm - 6:00pm: Free Kid Zone

Bring the kids for FREE Pot of Gold Treasure Hunt, Hay Hurl Challenge, Strong Kiddo Competition, Irish Shamrock-Hole, the game of Traditional Irish “Skittles”, Shamrock Planting, Temporary Tattoos, and Necklace Making!

12:02pm - 1:30pm: Cairde na Gael - J. Farley's Pub Tent

What is Cairde na Gael ? In Irish, it’s pronounced (kar-djuh nuh gayl) and it means “Friends of the Gaelic (Irish/Scot)”. O’kie Irish Music is a little play on words describing our particular style of Irish music. Our music is based on the styles of great Irish bands such as The Dubliners, The Clancys, and The Wolftones. We just add a pinch of “Oklahoma” to get O’kie Irish Music.

1:30pm - 3:00pm: JigJam - Main Stage

JigJam are a multi-award winning quartet from the heart of the midlands in Ireland. Blending the best of traditional Irish music with Bluegrass and Americana in a new genre which has been branded as ‘I-Grass’ (Irish influenced Bluegrass), their onstage energy along with their virtuosic musical ability has captivated audiences throughout the world.

1:30pm - 3:00pm: Finnegan's Awake - J. Farley's Pub Tent
Location: Guthrie Green   

Nova Scotian sisters Cassie and Maggie have been lighting up the world with their unique blend of traditional and contemporary Celtic instrumentals and vocals.    

3:00pm - 4:00pm: Goode Academy of Irish Dance - Main Stage
Location: Guthrie Green   

The Goode Academy of Irish Dance is based in Tulsa, OK with additional classes offered in Stillwater, OK. They are committed to providing both competitive and non-competitive dancers with quality
instruction in order to promote and preserve the tradition and culture of Irish Dance.

3:15pm - 4:30pm: Vintage Wildflowers - J. Farley's Pub Tent

Acclaimed for their instrumental prowess, onstage charm and soulful vocals, Vintage Wildflowers has developed an enthusiastic legion of fans with their vibrant Celtic, folk and bluegrass blend.   Their music reflects the lives and backgrounds of these three women, melding the trio’s wide-ranging musical interests with their Celtic music obsession.

4:00pm - 5:30pm: Skerryvore - Main Stage

Twice winners of Scotland’s Traditional Music ‘Live Act of the Year’ Award (2016 and 2011), SKERRYVORE have been on a meteoric journey that has taken them from the remote Isle of Tiree on to International tours that have included performances in Central Park NYC, The Ryder Cup Louisville and the Shanghai Expo, China. SKERRYVORE create a unique fusion of folk, trad, rock and Americana that represents all the different personalities and upbringing of the 8 band members who hail from different regions of Scotland.

5:00pm - 6:15pm: Timothy O'Brian's Celtic Cheer - J. Farley's Pub Tent

Irish Celtic Music with an Oklahoma Twist!

5:45pm - 7:00pm: Ashley Davis Band - Main Stage
Location: Guthrie green   

CRANNUA brings together the talents of singer Moya Brennan (of Clannad), guitarist John Doyle, musical brothers Cormac and Éamonn De Barra and American singer/songwriter Ashley Davis.

This new and exciting group first came together in a collaborative set of special performances at the EXPO World Fair in Italy in 2015 and has grown into a band that has produced an album of contemporary tracks firmly rooted in tradition and yet infused with fresh ideas. A true culmination of musical connections coming together as one.

6:30pm - 8:00pm: Larkin - J. Farley's Pub Tent  
Larkin is a 6 piece band from Tulsa, OK. We mostly revolve around Traditional Irish Folk music as well as many of our own originals in the same style... somewhere between the Battering Ram and Shane Macgowan.

8:00pm - 8:00pm: Festival Ends

Date: March 13 - 14, 2020

Time:

Friday 3-8pm
Saturday 12-8pm

Location:

Guthrie Green
111 E. MB Brady St.,
Tulsa OK 74103.

Cost: Free

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