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2022 Entertainment

9 great bands on 3 stages from 11:15 am until 6:00 pm!
2 bands direct from Ireland plus local favorites!
Step-dancers from 4 schools!

Bangers and Mash
Based in Suffolk County, NY, they play throughout the Northeast, Midwest and FL

Fun, fast, loud.. they call their music Americelt, a meld of Celtic Rock, Southern Rock with a driving sound that keeps the crowd moving while the stories keep the crowd listening and singing along.

https://www.bangersandmashband.com/

The Shantys
A six-piece Celtic Rock band from Philadelphia built in the style
of a classic Irish pub band

From jamming out traditional tunes to belting out Irish ballads and songs, the Shantys keep the crowd rocking with their booming vocals and their upbeat musical style.

https://www.facebook.com/people/The-Shantys/100061857765942/

Innisfree
The homeland of the Quiet Man inspires this quartet from Ocean & Monmouth counties. Irish folk & fun!

Dan leads on guitar and vocals, while Lauren provides the sparkle with her outstanding vocals and banjo.  George provides the engine on mandolin, harmonica, vocals and hooter.  Brian provides the bottom, on bass, keg drum, and on rare occasions, wit.

The Druids
Direct from Ireland - an international, award-winning Irish act that plays to sold-out audiences around the world

The band tours constantly and brings their own special style and passion to some of Irelands greatest folk songs and stories. Their musicianship, vocal ability and performance is unequalled.

https://www.facebook.com/theirishdruids/

Ryan's Express
"We're not just your father's Irish band." Hailing from northern NJ

A complete band that can perform for all ages and cover all styles while still maintaining an Irish foundation. Eamonn is a charismatic showman and enjoys going out into the crowd.

http://www.ryanband.com/

The Snakes
"All the Sudsy Glory You'd Expect from a Great Bar Band!"
The Irish Voice

The Snakes are regulars on the Jersey Shore pub and festival circuit. They specialize in great music with an Irish kick.

 

http://www.thesnakesband.com/

Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones
Preserving the tradition of Irish ballad singing for 50 years
An old tradition in a new package

Founder of the original Wolfe Tones, Derek formed the Young Wolfe Tones in 2005 to bring musical tradition forward with a reverence for Ireland’s past and the energy and optimism of a new generation of Irish musicians.

www.theyoungwolfetones.com

Paddy and The Pale Boys
From northern NJ playing the traditional songs and music of Ireland and Scotland

 

Paddy's favorite sons never fail to get people up, clapping their hands, stomping their feet and send them home with a smile on their face, and plenty of stories to share the next day.

https://thepaleboys.com/index.html

The Bantry Boys
An Irish American folk band performing for 40 years in New Jersey, New York and Ireland

 

Founded in 1981 by Bill Dwyer, Jimmy Dwyer and Mike Brady they now feature Eric Pedrotty on whistle, bodhran and vocals and Jake Garbe on various stringed instruments.  Their harmonies and tunes are reminiscent of the Clancy Brothers and The Wolfe Tones.

https://www.facebook.com/The-Bantry-Boys-249186699590/