Student & Family Demo Day Friday Oct 13, 2023 Gates at 9am-3pm. Scheduled Programing 10am-2pm
Demonstration Areas will include Scottish Country Dancing, Traditional Instruments, Sheep Dog Herding, Storytelling, Highland Games Demos, Medieval Ropemaking & Sea Shanties plus Highland Cows, Concrete Casting demos, Chimneyville Spinners & Weavers, MS Forge Council Blacksmiths. Food & Merchandise Vendors will be open. This event is for Students & Families. Not open to adults without school aged children. Homeschool Groups Welcome! Limited to 400 Student participants.

Friday Oct 13, 2023 4pm -11pm
Scottish Night! Highland Games Throwing Clinic, Scottish Traditional Music on the Water’s Edge Main Stage, Scottish Whisky Tasting, a Scottish Country Dancing Céilidh, Torchlight Procession & Calling of the Clans begins at 6:30pm and Trad Music Session until 11pm, Puirt à Beul Scottish Gaelic Singing Masterclass with Seán Heely 5-6:630

Saturday Oct 14th 9am-11pm  The Whole Shebang! 
3 stages of Music & Dance, Masterclass Workshops, Highland Games with Pro Men & Women Team Challenge, Sheepdog Herding Demos, The Shire of Iron Ox SCA Encampment, Weavers & Spinners, Blacksmiths, Irish Whiskey Tasting, Fyre Performance from RAW Primal Performance Troupe just after sunset and the world famous Céili Mór led by Máirtin de Cógáin & CelticFest performers for 3 hours of the most fun you’ll have on a dance floor!
We’ll also announce our Trip Raffle Winner before the Céilí! Trip to Ireland or Scotland Raffle tickets available online and at the Merch Booth.

With Free Parking All Weekend. 

Special Fast Lane at the Festival Gate for Advanced Sale Ticket Holders!  

VIP Sponsor Ticket $150  VIP Sponsors will receive Weekend Admission, VIP Parking inside the gate, unlimited access to the VIP Lounge & Catering for excellent food & drinks (beer for over 21), reserved table seating at the Water’s Edge Main Stage, a ticket to your choice of the Friday or Saturday Whiskey Tasting, 15% off Festival Merchandise, a Signed Poster from CelticFest MS Artists plus access to the after hours Session Saturday night. Tickets are limited.

Adults 18+ $30
Students age 14 through College with ID- $25
Save $10 off the Weekend Ticket Gate Price and $15 off Individual Day Tickets

Friday 9AM-3PMStudent & Family Demo Day 
Everyone age 5+ is $6 with a discount voucher to return Friday Night or Saturday for the regular festival for just $10 (Students 13 & Under are free for the regular festival so they can give their voucher to an adult to use) Kids Under 5 are free with school aged siblings & adults.
Save $3 off the Gate Price

Friday Evening  October 13, 2023 4pm-11pm 
Everyone is $12. 
Save $3 off the Gate Price

Saturday October 14, 2023 9am-11pm
Adults- 18+ $22 
Students age 14 through College with ID- $17
Save $3 off the Gate Price

Kindred Spirits Scotch & Whiskey Tastings:
There are two separate Tastings this year! Both are sit down, guided, blind tastings.

Friday Oct 13 at 7:30 PM Scotch Whisky Selections
Saturday Oct 14 at 8PM Irish Whiskey Selections

$45 in Advance for Individual Tastings or $55 at the Gate, Includes Festival Admission.
OR Both Tastings for $80 in Advance or $100 at the Gate with Weekend Admission Included.

Masterclass Workshops in Irish & Scottish Music & Dance 
$40 in Advance or $50 at the Gate. Includes Weekend Festival Admission. Additional Classes can be added for $25 if space and scheduling allows.
Small Group 90 Minute intensive workshops with our Performers. Beginner to Advance masterclasses offered. Perfect opportunity for experienced musicians who are unfamiliar with Trad Music to learn a tune or two and catch the bug! 

Tea Tasting 
$15 in Advance, $18 at the Gate. Limited to 25 seats. Festival Admission Separate. 
Hosted by The Bean Parlor of Gluckstadt, MS. Sweet Treats and selections of Irish & Scottish Teas with Jasmine McKay, owner and expert in all things Tea & Bean!

You can also purchase;

Raffle Tickets; Trip for Two to Ireland OR Scotland

2023 CelticFest Mississippi T-Shirt Limited Edition with Festival Performer Names on the back JUST for preorders! ORDERS CLOSE OCT 1st.