Eighth Annual Irish Fest is March 2

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The Pontifical College Josephinum welcomes the general public to its commemoration of the Feast of St. Patrick at the seminary’s eighth annual Irish Fest on Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. 


100% of Irish Fest proceeds provide financial assistance for seminarians:
Medical and dental expenses not covered by insurance
Books and related school supplies, computer needs
Clothing / personal hygiene needs
Shipping / postage costs related to personal items to and from home
Funding for special seminary outings
Visits to museums and shrines
Transportation expenses related to home visits during holidays


Mass will be celebrated at 4:30 p.m. in the seminary’s St. Turibius Chapel.


Musical performances for Irish Fest 2013 will be held in two adjoining venues on the Josephinum campus and will feature:

Regan/Rankin Irish Dance Academy
Shamrock Club Pipes & Drums
Ladies of Longford
Maidens IV
The General Guinness Band
The Righteous Disciples Seminarian Band

A fifty-fifty raffle, door prize drawings, face painting and a balloon artist will provide fun and entertainment for adults and children alike.

Beverages and food selections, including fish and chips, snacks and desserts will be available for purchase.

Ticket Information
Tickets at the door are $20 for adults and $5 for youth age 11-16. Children under 11 are free.

Pre-sale tickets may be purchased until 4 p.m. on Friday, March 1 and are $15 adults; $5 youth age 11-16.
Order tickets online; call 614-885-5585 to order by credit card; or visit the reception desk in the main lobby of the Josephinum weekdays 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.