When: Fri., March 17, 2-9 p.m. and Sat., March 18, 12-9 p.m. 2017
This event started in 1968 and has been organized as a joint project by the Paseo del Rio Association and the Harp & Shamrock Society of Texas ever since. Murphy’s Irish Stout beer and green beer will be sold at the Arneson River Theatre along with Irish and other ethnic foods. Festival entertainment includes a family-friendly interactive activity called Passport to Ireland. Other festival activities include face-painting, henna artistry, caricatures, Irish food, photo booth, Irish novelty items for sale and officially-licensed River Walk merchandise. Musical entertainment line-up announced in early January.