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2019 Irish 2000 Festival

The 23rd annual Irish 2000 Festival will once again offer a unique lineup of Irish music including everything from Celtic punk and jam music to traditional and everything in between.

When and where

Date and time

Today until Saturday, Sep 14, 2019
See Below for Dates & Times


Saratoga County Fairgrounds, 162 Prospect Street Ballston Spa, NY 12020


Varies: See Below

About this event

One of the Largest Irish Music Festivals Returns to Saratoga!

The 23rd annual Irish 2000 Festival returns for 2019, once again offering a unique lineup of Irish music including everything from Celtic punk and jam music to traditional and everything in between.

As a result of strong attendence, the festival has added back their Friday night show and local/regional music stage on Saturday.

2019 Music Schedule:

Friday, September 13

  • 7:00pm-7:45pm: Rory Makem and Donal Clancy
  • 7:45pm-8:00pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 8:15pm-9:00pm: Albannach
  • 9:00pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 9:30pm-11:00pm: Scythian

Saturday, September 14

Nelligan Stage

  • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Brothers Flynn
  • 1:30pm-2:30pm: Rory Makem and Donal Clancy
  • 2:30pm-2:40pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 3:00pm-4:15pm: The McKrells
  • 4:45pm-6:00pm: House of Hamill
  • 4:45pm: Farrell School of Irish Dance
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm: Hair of the Dog

McSweeney Stage

  • 12:00pm-12:40pm: Morrighan's Flight
  • 12:40pm-12:50pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 1:10pm-1:50pm: Triskele
  • 2:20pm-3:00pm: Spancilhill
  • 3:30pm-4:10pm: Who's Your Paddy
  • 4:40pm-5:20pm: Kilashandra
  • 5:50pm-6:50pm: Hellcat Maggie

Coors Light Stage

  • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Emish
  • 1:30pm-2:30pm: Get Up Jack
  • 3:00pm-4:00pm: Albannach
  • 4:00pm-4:10pm: Schenectady Pipe Band
  • 4:30pm-5:45pm: Screaming Orphans
  • 6:15pm-7:30pm: Eileen Ivers
  • 8:00pm-9:15pm: Shilelagh Law
  • 9:45pm-11:00pm: Enter the Haggis

Please Note: Performance times are subject to change without notice.

Ticket Information:

  • $16 in advance - Friday the 13th
  • $19 in advance - Saturday the 14th
  • $30 two-day pass
  • $20 at the gate
  • Children 12 and under are FREE and do not need a ticket

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