Hours and Admission Info


  • Friday, 4:00PM – 10:30PM
    Note: First performances start at 4:30.
  • Saturday, 12:00PM – 10:30PM
  • Sunday, 9:00AM – 6:00 PM Scattering
    Note: Early open for 11am Mass with Mass music starting at 1030am; performances start at 12 Noon.


  • Friday 4-5PM $5
  • Advance Ticket Sales (ends August 1st): $10 Single Day / $25 Event Pass
  • At the Gate/Online through the Fest: $15 Single Day / $30 Event Pass
  • $5.00 Military Rate. Active or retired vets and guest. Proof of service required
  • Lawn chairs and pets (see separate page) are allowed.
  • Outside food and drink is not allowed, nor are personal coolers (medical exceptions allowed). 
  • Weapons of any kind are prohibited.
  • Peoria Irish Fest staff reserves the right to prohibit entry with items which pose a potential threat to the safety of our guests.
  • IMPORTANT NOTICE: This event will be photographed and/or recorded by the St. Patrick Society of Peoria and the Peoria Park District for potential use on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube channels, websites or alternate social media channels. Any individuals opposed to being recorded at this event are asked to please see an event representative so they can be seated outside the range of cameras.


  • Children 12 and under, if accompanied by an adult
  • Sunday, attend Mass 9AM – 11AM with a canned good donation
  • Sunday, if you wear a kilt!