Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Hoboken's Irish Cultural Festival kicks off at 4:00 today




As noted on The Hoboken Journal:


According to organizer Chris Halleron the “
Beer permit has been secured! Guinness, Harp and Smithwick’s on draught thanks to Peerless Beverages. 


All proceeds from beer sales will go to the Hoboken Shelter and the American Legion Post 107′s Adopt-A-Soldier program.” The flyer for the event has also been released as shown (right).

The itinerary is as follows:

  • 4pm- Hoboken Guards Hurling Exhibition (this type of hurling is actually a real sport)
  • 6pm- Traditional Irish Step Dancers from the Garden Street School of Performing Arts
Musical Performances by:

  • Paddy and the Pale Boys
  • George Murphy from Dublin
  • The Will O’Connor Band








The link to the Facebook event is here: http://www.facebook.com/events/353842537988783/