May the road rise up to meet you.
May the wind be always at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face;
the rains fall soft upon your fields
and until we meet again
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.
On Sept. 14, 2019, the St. Patrick’s Parade Society of Toronto will be hosting its annual Celtic Island festival on Toronto’s Centre Island.
This event will be a celebration of Celtic music and dance with traditional performances and modern dance music. The day includes fun for the entire family, including children’s activities, food and more. This is an all-inclusive community event with a gorgeous view of Toronto and several live bands to get you dancing all day and into the evening, watching the sun set over the beautiful Toronto skyline.
Tickets: $15 online. $20 at the entrance. – Non-participating kids under 12 free.
Ticket price includes food, subject to availability Many thanks, – Information email@example.com. www,st.patricks.com
Don’t miss this annual celebration of Celtic music, art & dance in support of the St. Patrick’s Parade. The day is fun for all ages with an incredible view of the city from Toronto Island.
Regular priced tickets are $20 until September 13 and $25 at the door. Make sure to bring cash as the ATMs and payment processing on Toronto Island can be unpredictable. Children ages 12 and under are admitted for free when accompanied by a paying adult. All attendees receive their choice of a hot dog or hamburger (while quantities last).
The venue (Toronto Island BBQ & Beer Company) is conveniently located right beside the main ferry dock on Centre Island. It is fully licensed with cold beverages and a full menu (including vegetarian options). No outside food or drinks are allowed. There is plenty of seating and covered areas to get out of the sun or rain if needed. This event will go on rain or shine.
Tickets do not include the cost of your ferry ride or water taxi. No pets are allowed other than service animals. Performance schedule subject to change.
Celtic Island Performance Schedule (more information on performers below)
Noon – Doors Open 12:00pm – Alana and Leigh Cline
12:45pm – Opening Ceremonies with host Hugo Straney & 163 Pipes and Drums 1:30pm – The 67’ Band covers Van Morrison
• price includes food (hotdog/burger/cold treat while quantities last) • dress appropriately, as the island gets cooler in the evening • bring sunscreen • sorry, no pets • limited ATM access • food and beverage available at licensed venue only • No outside alcohol. Alcohol can be purchased at the venue • Last ferry from the island is at 10:30 p.m. For ferry schedule please visit http://www.torontoisland.com/ferry.php
• This is a rain or shine event