Results tagged with 'irish fest'
Published Oct. 15, 2019
Ed Ward, the driving force behind the founding of Milwaukee Irish Fest, the John J. Ward Irish Music Archives, the respected band Blarney and the Irish Fest Foundation, has died. Ward, who was 74, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 13 after a long battle with cancer.
Published Aug. 30, 2019
Contrary to popular belief, summer is almost here! Here's OnMilwaukee's Milwaukee summer festivals guide for a glimpse of what the summer will bring.
Published March 18, 2019
Drum roll, please. Milwaukee Irish Fest, the world's largest celebration of Irish and Celtic music and culture, has announced its star-studded 2019 entertainment lineup.
Published Aug. 15, 2018
We Banjo 3 vocalist and guitarist David Howley spoke with OnMilwaukee about the band's amazing journey and its affection for the city that launched its popularity in America.
Published May 15, 2018
The Wisconsin State Fair on Tuesday announced its partner promotions for the 2018 festival, including a few favorites from years past. These promotions offer a variety of local deals, allowing visitors affordable options for attending the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair, Aug. 2-12.
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Friday August 14th, 2009 - Brookfield, WI I’m at a crossroads. This has been a difficult week and I need to handle things delicately to play my politics right. I’ve never been good at that before so hopefully I can reverse the trend. I don’t want to step on any toes ...
Irish Fest is Milwaukee's best festival. Of course I am biased as I've always had an unnatural affinity for the 25% of me that hails from the Green Isle and a regret at never becoming one of those cute Irish dancing girls.Unfortunately I've only made it to Irish Fest twice in the eight years I ha...
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