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Celtic Celebrations


  • Old Sturbridge Village Sturbridge, MA (map)

St. Patrick’s Day events will be in full swing at Old Sturbridge Village March 12-13. The daytime “Celtic Celebration” will feature Irish music, food, step dancing, and stories. Irish musicians will explain the difference between jigs and reels and tell of the Irish experience through song. Museum exhibits and historians will explain what caused the wave of Irish immigration in the 19th century and talk about what life was like for Irish families after they arrived in America.