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Dunedin Celtic Festival

Posted by The Killdares on Nov 22, 2013

The 15th Annual Dunedin Celtic Festival happens this Saturday November 23rd.  It’s been 7 years since we last played this event, and so we’re extra excited to be returning to the city of Dunedin, FLORIDA for a great weekend of Celtic Rock music.  We play the main stage at 2:45PM & 8:00PM.


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State Fair of Texas 2013

Posted by The Killdares on Sep 25, 2013

What do you get when you batter-dip the Scottish bagpipes…deep fry them in some national champion Texas fiddle flair…and serve it all up with some good old rock ‘n roll?  Why…The Killdares at the State Fair of Texas of course!  Returning for our 14th year, we will once again be performing EVERY DAY of the fair “in the round” on the new 360-degree Dr.Pepper Stage at Gate G of the Cotton Bowl.  Shows are FREE w/ Fair Admission, and they happen daily at 2:00PM, 3:00PM, 4:00PM, 5:00PM and 6:00PM.  Get there early…you don’t wanna miss!


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Irish 2000 Festival – New York

Posted by The Killdares on Sep 10, 2013

Come celebrate your Half-way to St. Patrick’s Day with us THIS WEEKEND in upstate NEW YORK at the Irish 2000 Music Festival!  This event is continually ranked as one of the Top 5 of its kind in the U.S…and we love it!  We’ll be rocking out on the Coors Light Contemporary Stage Saturday 9/14 at 5:50PM alongside other great bands including Rathkeltair, Screaming Orphans and Gaelic Storm.  Get your Tickets today!


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Greater Hartford Irish Festival – Sat. July 27th

Posted by The Killdares on Jul 23, 2013

We’re heading all the way up to Connecticut on Saturday July 27th to help headline the Greater Hartford Irish Festival in Glastonbury.  This is our first year to play this event which is New England’s largest Irish Music festival…and has been going strong for the past 30 years!  So be sure to join us on the Guinness Main Stage as we close out the festival SATURDAY July 27th at 10:30PM.  Click here for Advanced Tickets and Directions.


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Irish American Heritage Fest – July 13th – Chicago

Posted by The Killdares on Jul 8, 2013

This Saturday, July 13th we will be headlining the main stage of the Irish American Heritage Festival in Chicago.  We made our debut at this fine festival last year, and we’re so glad to be returning as the Saturday night feature band this year.  The festival directly supports (and is held on the grounds of) the Irish American Heritage Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and strengthening Irish culture in Chicago.  See ya in CHI-town!  Showtime – 9:30PM


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Ohio Celtic Festival June 28-30

Posted by The Killdares on Jun 21, 2013

Hello Ohio!  We’re happy to announce that after a few years away, we will be returning to the Buckeye State as one of the featured acts this year at the 2nd annual Ohio Celtic Festival.  We love playing in this part of the country, and we look forward to reconnecting with a lot of our fans here.  Festival dates are June 28-30, and we play all 3 days on the Guinness Celtic Rock stage along side many other great bands including fellow rockers The Elders and Young Dubliners.  Our showtimes are FRI 10:30PM, SAT 1:00PM & 6:00PM, SUN 2:30PM.  Full schedule and advanced tickets here.


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