Thousands gather at Crown Center for a unique festival

The 15th annual Irish festival was held at crown center September 1st through the 3rd. At the Irish fest there were many activities including music, shopping, and even a center for kids activities. People traveled from all around the world to meet people and learn more about their Irish culture. Rick Urban flew out from Baartislville, Oklahoma just to come to the Irish fest. “Not everyone has to be Irish to attend the Irish fest; everyone is Irish today”, said Mickey.

Most people here have attended Irish festivals and almost all said they were very impressed with the turnout and activities at Crown Center. Kansas City was proud to host this event and to put smiles on peoples’ faces.