ShamrockFest 2017 at RFK Stadium

A Washington, DC Saint Patrick's Day Festival

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••• Photo courtesy of ShamrockFest

The National ShamrockFest is Washington, DC's Saint Patrick's Day street festival with live music, food, drinks, roving entertainers, craft vendors, an Irish Village, carnival rides & games and much more. The ShamrockFest is the largest Saint Patrick's Day party in the region featuring more than 30 bands and DJs on 5 stages. This year's headlining bands include Gaelic Storm, Blues Traveler and Reel Big Fish.

The event is held rain or shine.

Date and Time
Saturday March 11, 2017
2 - 10 p.m.

Location
RFK Stadium Festival Grounds, 2400 E. Capitol St. NE Washington, DC.

The closest Metro station is Stadium-Armory.

Tickets
$29.99 in advance, plus a $7.14 service fee. VIP Admission is $79.99 and includes bottomless beer, a souvenir mug and VIP seating. All sales are final. Ticket prices may go up as they sell out.

Children 12 and under are free

ShamrockFest Entertainment Highlights

  • Irish Main Stages: Irish punk, Celtic rock, folk and straight up Irish party bands.
  • Taste of Ireland: Irish dancers, fiddlers, and bagpipers
  • National Music Stages: Party bands and local rockers.
  • Club DJ Zones: 15 of the world's premier DJs.
  • Party games and carnival rides
  • Irish vendors
  • Hot Kilted Leg Contest
     

Website: www.shamrockfest.com
 

More Saint Patrick's Day Fun

Saint Patrick's Day Parades
Celebrate the Irish holiday with a parade in Washington, DC, Alexandria, Virginia or Gaithersburg, Maryland.



St. Patrick’s Day Dining and Pub Crawling
The Washington, DC area has a wide variety of Irish restaurants that celebrate the Irish holiday with special events.