Irish Fest takes over Milwaukee this weekend

Festival considered one of country's best
Posted at 8:36 AM, Aug 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-17 11:18:12-04

One of Milwaukee's most anticipated summer festivals kicks off this weekend.

Irish Fest will be held at Henry Maier Festival Park Thursday through Sunday.

The fun kicks off Thursday with opening ceremonies at 5 p.m.

From there, experience plenty of Irish food, vendors, entertainment, sporting events such as hurling and of course, plenty of whiskey and beer.

Admission prices are $5 on Thursday, $10 on Friday and $20 Saturday and Sunday. A two-day pass costs $30 and several discounts are available.