Weekend Schedule & Venues

This year’s Winnipeg Irish Fest promises to be a jam packed weekend of fun! Check out our weekend schedule below.

Friday, October 12

Festival Kickoff – Irish Association of Manitoba, 654 Erin St.

A chance to meet the Irish Fest guest artists & local Irish Traditional Music community. Bring your instruments to join in the sessions.
Free Admission…all welcome.

7:00 pm to close

Saturday, October 13

Music and Culture Workshops – Fort Rouge Crescent United Church

Workshops will be taught by our concert performers and by local artists.

10:00 am to 4:00 pm 
$15 for each intermediate or advanced workshop; free for Introductory workshops; all workshops are free for Comhaltas members

See the Workshop Schedule page for workshop details


Gala Concert with Norah Rendell and Randy Gosa – Fort Rouge Crescent United Church

An exciting evening of music and song featuring American musicians and singers Norah Rendell (vocals, flute, whistle) and Randy Gosa (tenor banjo, guitar, mandolin).

Opening performance by Winnipeg’s Flatland Ceili Band.

7:00 pm (doors open 6:15pm)
Tickets $25 at the door (under 12 years free with paid adult)

Tickets for concert and workshops available at the door.