CelticFest Mississippi 2024

Bobby Cleveland Park at Lakeshore Brandon, MS

1112 N Shore Parkway, Brandon, MS 39047

Fri, October 11th, 2024 @ 9:00AM CDT (multiple times available)

THE FOLLOWING IS ALL THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FESTIVAL WITH LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OUR SPECIAL EVENTS. WHEN YOU'RE READY JUST CLICK THE ORANGE BUTTON AT THE TOP THAT SAYS, "GET TICKETS".


NO ATM ON SITE. THE FESTIVAL TAKES CASH AND CARD BUT SOME MERCHANTS ONLY TAKE CASH


Free Parking

What's Happening: A lot!

Demo Day– Friday Oct 11, 2024 Gates open 9am-3pm, Scheduled Programing 10am-2:50pm

SPECIAL EVENT EVERYONE AGE 5+ is $7 in advance, $10 at the Gate if not sold out

Demonstration Areas will include Irish & Scottish Solo Dancing, Traditional Instruments, Sheepdog Herding, Storytelling, Highland Games Demos, Blacksmith demos. Sea Shanties, Concrete Casting demos, Chimneyville Spinners & Weavers, MS Forge Council Blacksmiths. Food & Merchandise Vendors will be open. This event is open to all ages this year. Homeschool Groups Welcome! Limited to 400 participants. Special Fire Performance with RAW Primal Performance Troupe at 3pm.


Friday Oct 11, 2023 4pm -9pm.

Scottish Night! Highland Games Throwing Clinic, Scottish Traditional Music on the Water’s Edge Main Stage, Torchlight Procession & Calling of the Clans begins at 6:30pm plus Céilí Dancing in the Pub Stage.


FRIDAY SEPARATE TICKETED SPECIAL EVENTS:

Kindred Spirits Scottish Whisky Tasting with Mississippi Sippers & Spillway Wine & Spirits 7:30pm. $30


Saturday Oct 12th 9am-10pm  

Parade of Tartan at 9:45am. 3 stages of Music & Dance all day, Highland Games with the Inaugural Pro/AM Open at 10am. Come see some of the best Highland Games athletes compete for the $3600 prize purse. Separate Men, Women and Masters Classes. WANT TO COMPETE? Sign Up at Backyard Rebellion , TUG OF WAR for Kids at noon on the Games Field! (Free-Sign up at the Festival Merchandise Booth) Massed Bands, Free Infotainment & Dance Workshops including Intro to Irish Language and Storytelling, Irish music sessions (Slow-ish & Speedy) Sheepdog Herding Demos, Cool Creek Highland Cows, AX Throwing with Black Axes Throwing Club, The Shire of Iron Ox SCA Medieval Encampment, Weavers & Spinners, Blacksmiths, Fyre Performances from RAW Primal Performance Troupe, Merchants and the world famous Céili Mór led by Siobhan Butler & the CelticFest Céilí Band made up of CelticFest's Artists for 2 hours of the most fun you’ll have on a dance floor!


JUST WANT TO COME DANCE? Tickets after 7:30pm on Saturday are just $10 for everyone 14+


SATURDAY SEPARATE TICKETED SPECIAL EVENTS:

Kindred Spirits Irish Whiskey Tasting with Mississippi Sippers & Spillway Wine & Spirits 7:30pm $30

Afternoon Tea Experience at 2pm $20

Mead Tasting with Queen's Reward Meadery at 4:30pm. $20

Masterclass Workshops 10:30am-7pm. $25


Sunday Oct. 13th 8:30am-5:00pm

9am Kirk (That's Church!) Service on the Water's Edge Main Stage. Parade of Tartan at 9:45am 3 Stages with Music and Dance all day, Amatuer Highland Games Competition with Men, Women & Masters Divisions at 10am, WANT TO COMPETE? Sign Up at Backyard Rebellion , Irish music sessions (Slow-ish & Speedy), Infotainment & Dance Workshops, TUG OF WAR for Adults at noon on the Games Field! (Free-Sign up at the Festival Merchandise Booth- Bring a Team!) Massed Bands, Free Infotainment & Dance Workshops including Intro to Irish Language and Storytelling, Irish music sessions (Slow-ish & Speedy) Sheepdog Herding Demos with Southern Border Collies, Cool Creek Farm Highland Cows,AX Throwing with Black Axes Throwing Club, The Shire of Iron Ox SCA Medieval Encampment, Weavers & Spinners, Blacksmiths, Fyre Performances from RAW Primal Performance Troupe, Merchants and More!

Raffle Drawing to win a Trip for Two to ANY Celtic Nation at 5pm from the Main Stage.


SUNDAY SEPARATE TICKETED SPECIAL EVENTS:

Afternoon Tea Experience at 2pm $20

Masterclass Workshops 10:30am-3:30pm $25


ADVANCED PURCHASE 3 Day WEEKEND TICKETS

Save $15 off individual Regular Priced Tickets

Adults 18+ $40

Students age 14 through College with ID- $35

Children 0-13 are free but need a ticket


ADVANCED PURCHASE INDIVIDUAL DAY TICKETS

Save $3 off the Gate Price


Friday Oct 11th 9AM-3PM Demo Day 

Everyone age 5+ is $7 

Age 0-4 are free but need tickets


Friday Evening October 11th 4pm-9pm 

Everyone is $12. 

Children 0-13 are free but need a ticket


Saturday October 12th 9am-10pm

Adults- 18+ $22

Students age 14 through College with ID- $17

Children 0-13 are free but need a ticket


Sunday October 13th 8.30am-5pm 

Everyone is $12 

Children 0-13 are free but need a ticket



Available at the CelticFest Merchandise Booth next to the Main Stage:

2024 CelticFest Mississippi T-Shirt Limited Edition

Authorized Resale Partner- Prepackaged Welsh cakes from The Welsh Baker They're Griddled NOT baked and delicious!

Performer Merchandise

Raffle Baskets with goodies directly from Ireland and Scotland!

Trip for Two- Your Choice- Any Celtic Nation Raffle Tickets



Policies

Refund Policy:

Refunds with purchased Ticket Insurance only

Cancellation Policy:

An event can only be canceled by the venue and/or event organizer. If the venue or event organizer cancels an event, you will be refunded within 4 business days of the event date for your purchase.

Directions
Bobby Cleveland Park at Lakeshore Brandon, MS
1112 N Shore Parkway
Brandon, MS 39047
601-260-1429