Celtic Island Festival ~ Toronto

Summer’s almost over! Send it out in style with a Halfway till St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Come enjoy some cold drinks, great food and incredible views on the best patio in the city. It’s a great way to support the St. Patrick’s Parade and meet all the people involved.

Advance tickets may be purchased for $20 on Eventbrite. A limited number may be available at the door. Children under 12 are admitted for free when accompanied by an adult.

Multiple acts will take the stage for an amazing afternoon of Irish music and dance. The day will be hosted by local media personality Hugo Straney.

  • 12:00pm – Doors open
  • 12:30pm – Opening ceremonies
  • 1:00pm – Elaine Ryan
  • 2:00pm – Graham School of Irish Dance
  • 2:30pm – The O’Deadlys
  • 4:00pm – Graham School of Irish Dance
  • 4:30pm – Michael Darcy & The Atlantic Tramps

A pair of flights to Ireland have been donated to the onsite raffle courtesy of Aer Lingus. Many other great prizes will be available.

The Toronto Island BBQ & Beer Company is fully licensed with a great menu including vegetarian options. No outside food or drinks are allowed. The venue is conveniently located right beside the main ferry dock on Centre Island. You may get there via water taxi or the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal. Those coming via ferry are encouraged to buy their tickets online in advance.

This event will go on rain or shine. There are covered areas to get out of the sun or to stay dry if needed. No pets will be allowed other than service animals. There will be no reservations for seating so it will be first come, first served.

Let’s end summer with a great party. We can’t wait to see you!