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Hofstra University presents the 17th Annual Irish Festival on Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex, located on the University’s North Campus.
The Irish Festival celebrates the Irish gifts of music, food and culture to America. There will be a number of music and dance performances throughout the day, as well activities for children, craft vendors and authentic Irish food.
Returning entertainment includes Guest Master of Ceremonies Tony Jackson (WRHU, 88.7FM, Hofstra University); the Black Velvet Band and the Nancy Hirten Irish Dancers.
New to the Festival are the McLean Avenue Band, Wonderspark Puppets presenting “Aesop’s Fables” and a puppet workshop, and magician Handsome Harry.