Happy St. Patrick’s Day- We’re one week away!

It’s been a fast and furious several months getting this baby off the ground. We hope that everything we’ve kept, changed or tweaked will make for an enjoyable couple of days for everyone! We know there were people who didn’t understand why we moved it from September or why we dropped Sunday from the schedule. […]

What’s “New” for 2018?

When a festival has been an annual event since 1992 (we know-2017 became a planning year) everything under the Celtic Sun has probably been done already.  The new team has been working diligently for several months and we’re excited to revisit old favorites and maybe offer a twist or two. On Friday night, March 23rd,  […]

CHS Concert Series at The Fairview Inn Presents Dave Curley

Tuesday,  Feb. 20, 2018 7PM $20 general Admission   $15 for CHS Members. Available here on the website or at the door. Admission price goes to the Artist so please come out and support amazing Irish musicians stopping off in Jackson! Dave Curley is one of Ireland’s leading multi-instrumentalists, vocalists and a champion step dancer. Hailing […]

Happy New Year!

We’re pleased to announce more of our Lineup for CelticFest MS 2018! Joining our Headliner ranks is Finvarra’s Wren from Michigan. Returning for the first time since 2012, we’re thrilled they’re making their way south again and bringing uilleann player Nick Brown. Their performances have been described as “a swirl of musical tradition and performance […]

Headliner Announcements!

The first of many performer announcements! We are happy to announce that festival favorite Máirtín de Cógáin will be back this year with the Máirtín de Cógáin Project featuring our great friends Jil Chambless on flute and vocals along with the founder (and happily retired) former director of CelticFest MS, Don Penzien on guitar with […]