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Sláinte

March 17-20, 2022

ArtsQuest is proud to present Sláinte, a celebration of Irish heritage Thurs., March 17 through Sun., March 20. This new four-day experience is being produced in partnership with Bethlehem’s Donegal Square/McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub.

Single day passes, which include admission to all musical performances, will go on sale Mon., Feb. 7 at steelstacks.org. ArtsQuest members and Circle donors can purchase passes at a discounted rate.

Several bands are coming over from Ireland including traditional Irish music group Lúnasa. Pennsylvania’s own Celtic group House of Hamill will kick off the festivities on St. Patrick’s Day. On Sunday afternoon, ArtsQuest will debut the First Annual Sláinte Fest Youth Fiddle Competition. Young musicians can click here to sign up for a chance to win prizes for top performances in their age group. The full entertainment schedule can be viewed below.

Passes for St. Patrick’s Day are priced at $25 in advance and $29 at the door. Admission for Friday and Saturday will be $39 in advance and $44 at the door. Festival passes for all four days are on sale now for $89 for ArtsQuest members and $99 for the public. The festival will also include traditional food and whiskey pairings supervised by Neville Gardner, owner and operator of Donegal Square/McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar. Additional details on VIP food and whiskey events will be released soon.

Buy Tickets

Festival Pass: $99 | $89 ArtsQuest Member

Buy Festival Pass

Thursday Day Pass:
$25 in advance | $22 in advance ArtsQuest Member
$29 day of show | $26 day of show ArtsQuest Member

Buy Thursday Pass

Friday Day Pass:
$39 in advance | $35 in advance ArtsQuest Member
$44 day of show | $39 day of show ArtsQuest Member

Buy Friday Pass

Saturday Day Pass:
$39 in advance | $35 in advance ArtsQuest Member
$44 day of show | $39 day of show ArtsQuest Member

Buy Saturday Pass

Festival Events

There are currently no events scheduled. Please view the full calendar for all upcoming events!

Schedule

Thursday, March 17

Visitor Center presented by St. Luke's University Health Network
6 p.m. - VIP Whiskey Tasting

Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
Doors open 6 p.m.

7-8 p.m. - House of Hamill
8:30-10:30 p.m. - Kalos

Friday, March 18

Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
Doors open 6 p.m.

7:30 p.m. - Festival Pass Exclusive Guinness Tasting

6:30-7:30 p.m. - Poor Man’s Gambit
7:45-9 p.m. - Seasons
9:30-11 p.m. - The Glengarry Bhoys

Fowler Blast Furnace Room
Doors open 6:30 p.m.

7-8:15 p.m. - Fire In The Glen
8:45-10:15 p.m. - Rachel & Ron

Williams Brew Stage at Palette & Pour
8-11 p.m. - The Rogue Diplomats

Saturday, March 19

Palette & Pour
1:30 p.m. - Whiskey Tasting

Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
Doors open 2:30 p.m.

3-4:30 p.m. - Blackwater
5-6:30 p.m. - Fisher & Maher
6:30 p.m. - Festival Pass Exclusive Guinness Tasting
7-8:30 p.m. - Fig For A Kiss
9-11 p.m. - Lúnasa

Williams Brew Stage at Palette & Pour
4-7 p.m. - Rakish
8-11 p.m. - Rachel & Ron

Sunday, March 20

Musikfest Café presented by Yuengling
10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Irish Breakfast presented in partnership with McCarthy’s Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar, Featuring House of Hamil
3-6 p.m. - First Annual Sláinte Fest Youth Fiddle Competition (Doors open 2:30 p.m., admission $5)

In Partnership with:
Donegal Square McCarthy's Red Stag Pub
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