General Info

Directions to the Festival Grounds

CelticFest Mississippi takes place on the grounds of the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Museum. The “Ag Museum” is located at 1150 Lakeland Dr., Jackson, MS 39216-4701, just west of the I-55. If you want a custom map generated just for you, try Google Maps.

What Happens at CelticFest Mississippi?

CelticFest features the best regional and international-caliber performers.

crowdThe 26th CelticFest starts a new era by moving to the Spring on Saturday, March 24, 2018

An ever popular highlight of CelticFest, the massive Céilí Mór Dance (pronounced ‘kay-lee’) caps off the night with an experience not to be missed!  “They don’t turn out like this in Ireland! This is astounding!,” said Eoin Verling of the Fuchsia Band.

In addition to stage performances, the festival is full of opportunities to participate and learn at one of the many free music, dance, or cultural workshops. WorkCoyne and Verlingshops are generally conducted by CelticFest performers and are geared towards general audiences with an interest in the topic.

The children won’t be left out— CelticFest is a family-friendly festival! There will be a Children’s Area with activities they can do with their parents, plus kid-oriented vendors on the grounds.

The Celtic Heritage Society is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the mission of promoting and preserving the arts and culture of the Celtic nations.  CelticFest is a family-oriented event, and all CHS events are open to the public.

No Dogs

No pets allowed. Service dogs only.

Dates of the CelticFest Mississippigillies

March 24, 2018


CelticFest admission rates amount to an unprecedented deal for any type of music and performance event in the region! There is only one ticket fee, and it’s good for the entire weekend. Come back as often as you like, we’re always happy to see you!

Adult $15; College Student with ID $12
Child (ages  3-17) $8

Hours of Operation

 Saturday, 10am-Midnight

Lodging map

Host Hotel


Overflow Hotel


Camping Facilities

Le Fleur’s Bluff State Park 2140 Riverside Drive, Jackson, MS 39202 Park Phone: 601.987.3923 Golf Course: 601.362.5485 Campground: 601.987.3985 Many people ask if there are RV or camping facilities nearby… there is! Right across the street is Le Fleur’s Bluff State Park campground. Tel: 601-987-3985.