General Information

 
 

2019 Tickets

Paid admission includes a free festival guidebook, free parking, and a chance to win a door prize.

**Rates now include all fees**

 

**Patron Tickets On Sale Below. Scroll down now**

 

Weekend

Saturday

Sunday

Kids (12 & Under)

FREE

FREE

FREE

Group Rate:
(10+ tickets)

$22
$18
$13
 
Pre-Sale Discount- until Sept. 2nd!
 
Weekend
Saturday
Sunday

Adults (13+)

$22
$18
$14

Seniors/ Military/ Students

$20
$16
$12
 

Admission (Sept. 3rd-15th)
 
Weekend
Saturday
Sunday

Adults (13+)

$28
$22
$16

Seniors/ Military/ Students

$26
$20
$14
 
Discounts cannot be combined. Rules and rates are subject to change. Tickets can be refunded prior to the event, but not after 9/15 for any reason.
Senior/ Military/ Student Discount Details:
  • Valid only with I.D.
  • Seniors: 60+
  • Military: Active, Duty, Veterans
  • Students: middle, high school and college

V.I.P. Patron Packages

Become a patron and receive wonderful benefits, including special thanks for supporting Niagara Celtic.

Squire $70

• 2 Day Passes
• 2 Beverage Tickets
• Exclusive Patron Area Access

 
Knight $90

• 2 Weekend Passes
• 4 Beverage Tickets
• Exclusive Patron Area Access

 
Laird/ Lady $170

• 4 Weekend Passes
• 8 Beverage Tickets
• Exclusive Patron Area Access

 
Count/ Countess $250

• 6 Weekend Passes
• 12 Beverage Tickets
• Exclusive Patron Area Access

 
Duke/ Duchess $470

• 4 Weekend Passes
• 2 Day Passes
• 50 Beverage Tickets
• Exclusive Patron Area Access

 

Package Details:

  1. All packages include entry into the VIP kick-off concert, discounts at the souvenir tent plus a thank you on our website.
  2. You will recieve an email in late summer to retrieve your festival tickets.
  3. Day passes can be used either Saturday or Sunday.
  4. Beverage Tickets will be available for pick-up on festival weekend. Each ticket is good for 1 drink at the festival's libation tents.
  5. Expiration: All packages good for 2019 festival only.
 
 

Entrance Details

  • Admission includes a free festival guidebook and a chance to win a door prize!
  • Parking is FREE
  • Handicapped Parking Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • ATMs are available inside festival grounds
  • Same day re-entry to the festival is available at all festival gates, just keep your wristband on.
 

Guest Services:

Need help while at the festival? Our friendly staff at the Front Entrance can answer your questions, give directions and even tips for enjoying your trip to the fullest. Also visit us for lost & found and emergency services.

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What Can We Bring With Us?

•Lawn chairs, chairs, jackets, sweaters and blankets are encouraged
•Dogs are permitted. See Rules Here
•Water

What is Not Allowed?

• Animals other than dogs
• Outside Alcohol
• Smoking
• Outside food & drink
• Coolers and baskets
• Bikes, rollerblades, skateboards, hoverboards, etc.
• Peddling or soliciting
• Drones

Any items brought onto the festival grounds from this list, or which are deemed a nuisance or danger to others, must be removed from the property upon request. Guests may be removed from the premises as well with no refunds.

 

Daily Schedules

(Scroll down to view Sunday)

 

Saturday, Sept. 14th 10am-10:30pm

 

Region Hours

Camdenshire

10:00am-7:00pm

 
 
Highland Park

10:00am-6:00pm

 
 
Fiddler's Green

10:00am-10:30pm

 
 
The Grove

10:00am-5:00pm

 
 
Madoc Yard

10:00am-6:00pm

 
 
Dagda Faire

10:00am-7:00pm

 
 
 

Highland Games Divisions

10:00am-5:00pm. Competitions include: Caber Pole Toss, Sheaf Toss, Stone Throw, 56 lb. weight for height, 28 lb. weight for distance, 56 lb. for distance

Men's Masters 40+
Men's Masters 50+
Pro Masters 40+
Pro Masters 50+
Women's Juniors
Women's Masters
Women's Masters 50+
Women's Amateur

 

Celtic College

11:00am Haunted Places of Ireland with Eileen Canning Calton
1:00pm The Green Man: An Ancient Mystery with Ken McIntosh
2:00pm Bodhrán Demo & Session with Steel City Rovers
2:30pm Brigid of Kildare: From the Ancient Well to Solas Bhride with Jeanne Crane
3:00pm Introduction to the Welsh Language with Robert McIntosh (2 hour class)

Fireside Stage

10:00am The Blarney Bunch
1:00pm Poor Ould Goat
3:00pm Caledonian Pipe Band of Buffalo
3:30pm McCarthyizm

Ceilidh Celebration: 6:00pm-10:30pm
6:00pm Tuatha Dea
8:15pm Haggis Eating Competition
8:30pm Glengarry Bhoys

Dragonfly Stage

10:30am Tuatha Dea
2:30pm The LeftOvers
4:15pm Royal Scottish Country Dance Society
5:30pm Steel City Rovers

Celtic Arts Theatre

10:00am Matt Englert
11:00am Rosewood Bridge
12:30pm Tom Callahan
1:45pm Dark Road Duo
3:00pm Merry Mischief
4:30pm Clancy’s Tribute
5:30pm Traditional Seisiun

Motte & Bailey Arena

11:30am Shannonside Ceili Dancers
1:00pm MacKenzie Highlanders' Pipes and Drums
1:30pm Harvester 56 Theater Dance Academy
2:00pm "D" Company Buffalo City Guard Gordon Highlanders
3:00pm McMahon School of Irish Dance
3:30pm Celtic Spirit Pipe Band
4:30pm Clann Na Carra Irish Dance
5:30pm McMahon School of Irish Dance

Attractions

Time

Event

Location

10:00-10:15am

Cannon Firings to open the 19th Niagara Celtic @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

10:00am-5:00pm

Highland Camp Life

The Grove

10:00am-6:00pm

Clan Village

Highland Park

10:00am-5:00pm

British Car Club of WNY Display

Fiddler’s Green

10:00am-5:00pm

The Storyteller’s Tree

Dagda Faire

11:00am-5:00pm

Wee Folks' Shire

Madoc Yard

11:00am

Agility Dream Dogs Show

Camdenshire

12:30pm

Calling of the Clans Ceremony

Fiddler’s Green

11:30am

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

11:45am

Cannon Firing @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

12:00pm

Welcoming & Sun-High Parade @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

1:00pm-5:00pm

Free Pony Rides

The Grove

1:00pm-3:00pm

Rugby Scrimmages @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

2:00pm

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

2:30pm

96th Highlanders Pipes and Drums @ Clan Village

Highland Park

2:30pm

Agility Dream Dogs Show

Camdenshire

3:00pm-4:00pm

Cannon Firings & Arms Demonstration @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

4:00pm

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

4:00pm

Birds of Prey Presentation (tent.)

Madoc Yard

5:00 pm

Music at the Bonfire

Fiddler’s Green

5:30pm

Athletic Challenge: Tug-O-War @ Highland Field

Highland Park

8:00pm-8:15pm

Cannon Firing @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

Sunday, Sept. 15th 10am-6:30pm

 

Region Hours

Camdenshire

10:00am-6:00pm

 
 
Highland Park

10:00am-6:00pm

 
 
Fiddler's Green

10:00am-6:30pm

 
 
The Grove

10:00am-5:00pm

 
 
Madoc Yard

10:00am-5:00pm

 
 
Dagda Faire

10:00am-5:00pm

 
 

Highland Games Divisions

10:00am-5:00pm. Competitions include: Caber Pole Toss, Sheaf Toss, Stone Throw, 56 lb. weight for height, 28 lb. weight for distance, 56 lb. for distance

Men's Amateur Group 1
Men's Amateur Group 2
Men's Pro
Men's Masters 60+
Men's Pro Masters 60+
Men's Junior

 

Celtic College

11:00am The Life and Times of Robert Burns through Poetry, Prose & Song with Step in Time
1:00pm A Look Into Welsh Fiddling with Sally Schaefer
2:00pm The Basics of Genealogy with Michelle Kratz
2:30pm Celtic Influence on American Folk Music with Brian Quigley
4:00pm Celtic Food Workshop by the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute

Fireside Stage

10:30pm Tom Keefer and Celtic Cross
12:30pm Reardon & Garvey band
2:30pm Steel City Rovers
5:00pm Grand Finale Concert w/ The Screaming Orphans
6:30pm The Parting Glass Farewell

Dragonfly Stage

10:00am Niagara Frontier Fiddle Club
12:30pm Glengarry Bhoys
2:30pm Penny Whiskey
5:00pm Crikwater

Celtic Arts Theatre

11:00am Celtic Moon
12:30pm Cairde
1:45pm Step in Time
3:00pm Kindred
4:15pm Emerald Isle Band

Motte & Bailey Arena

11:30am Royal Scottish Country Dance Society
12:30pm Rince na Tiarna Irish Dance School
1:00pm Feadán Òr Pipe Band
2:00pm Schiehallion Dance Ensemble
3:00pm Niagara Regional Police Pipes and Drums
3:30pm Boree Log Set Dancers

Attractions

Time

Event

Location

10:00am-10:15am

Cannon Firings

Madoc Yard

10:00am-6:00pm

Clan Village

Highland Park

10:00am-5:00pm

Highland Camp Life

The Grove

11:00am-5:00pm

Wee Folks' Shire

Madoc Yard

11:00am

Agility Dream Dogs Show

Camdenshire

11:30am

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

11:45am

Cannon Firing @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

12:00pm

Sun-High Parade @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

12:30pm-5:00pm

The Storyteller’s Tree

Dagda Faire

1:00pm-5:00pm

Free Pony Rides

The Grove

1:00pm

Rugby Clinic @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

1:30pm

Rochester Scottish Pipes & Drums @ Clan Village

Highland Park

2:00pm

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

2:00pm-3:00pm

Cannon Firings & Arms Demonstration @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

2:00pm

Buffalo Niagara Scotia Pipes & Drums @ Clan Village

Highland Park

2:30pm

Agility Dream Dogs Show

Camdenshire

4:00pm

Storytime @ The Puppet Wagon

Dagda Faire

4:15pm-4:30pm

Cannon Firings @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

4:30pm

Memorial Service @ Special Events Field

Madoc Yard

 

Grounds Map

Our grounds are split into regions to help everyone find their way around our festival. New events and attractions will be added to the regions all year. A more detailed map will be ready in late summer.

Camdenshire

A campus of culture, this region provides edification for all.

Culture Center
featuring
Celtic Arts Theatre
Celtic College
Restrooms

The Great Hall

Various Vendors

 
 

Highland Park

The fairgrounds are located in a part of Lockport once called Highland Park.

Highland Field

Clan Village

Various Vendors

 
 

Fiddler's Green

Fiddler's Green is a legendary afterlife with perpetual mirth, music that never stops playing, and dancers who never tire. It's the perfect name for the region that hosts music all weekend, including our evening concerts.

Fireside Stage

Gaelic Libations

Ceremonial Fires

Various Vendors

Pipe Band Staging

 
 

The Grove

Named after the lovely grove of trees sheltering the entire region.

Clann of the Wolfe's 1745
Jacobite Rebellion

MacFarlane's Company

Pony Rides

Scottish Sheep

Craftsmen

 
 

Madoc Yard

Legends tell of Welsh Prince Madoc (or Madog), who sailed to and settled in America around 1170. Enjoy a variety of activities in the region named after him.

Front Entrance & Guest Services

Motte & Bailey Arena

Special Events Field

Kid's Area

Craftsmen

Various Vendors

Restroom Building

 
 

Dagda Faire

Our mini-festival earned its name from the great and powerful Celtic god Dagda. The region is a unique combination of fantasy, history and magical moments!

Dragonfly Stage

Worlds End Tavern

SHFT

Sterling Invaders

Storyteller's Tree

Puppet Wagon

Various Vendors

 
 

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