Ocean County Irish Festival is Getting Ready for Fall

Be a part of this fantastic Community Event September 7

The Order of The Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh once again is planning one of the largest events in Southern Ocean County.  The 2024 Ocean County Irish Festival is taking place Saturday, September 7 at beautiful Manahawkin Lake Park from 11 am to 7pm rain or shine. Once again, Southern Ocean County Chamber is a proud marketing partner for this rain or shine event.  This free event supports the club and worthy charities

 Festival goers can anticipate an Irish Band line up playing all day, Ocean County Emerald Society Pipes & Drum Band, performance by Irish Step Dancers, extensive food vendors, beer garden on tap, local artisans and vendors, Pot of Gold Playland for children including games, ice cream, and face painting. Super 50/50 and Royal Big basket of cheer raffles. The event is pet friendly and offers free parking, and shuttle service.

 Thousands come through, set up tables and chairs under the trees, enjoy the lakeside views and take in this fast-growing festival tradition.  Over 15,000 attendees are expected as this has become the one of the largest Irish festivals in the state. Businesses are welcome to take part in sponsorship, vending or other support. For more vendor information contact Mark Fleming at 732 284 7699 or by emailing flemingm732@gmail.com. Spaces are first come, first served. 

This year’s festival is presented by North Star Vets, Mikal Ventures and Royal Bine Brewing.