You won’t want to miss the 5th annual Mater Dei Irish Fest to be held Saturday, March 12th! The location is once again at the heart of all the action; right in front of Assumption Catholic Church at SW 8th and Jackson. This year’s event will begin at 7:30 a.m. with a breakfast featuring Chris Cakes, followed immediately with a 5K Fun Run, 2.5 mile Walk and Leprechaun Leap (children 10 and under).
Festivities at the Irish Fest before, during, and after the parade include breakfast, a beer garden, whiskey tasting, homemade Irish and American food, a Kid's Carnival, Irish music featuring the Kelihans, Powerhouse DJ’s and lots more. Admission into the Irish Fest is free so bring all your family and friends!