Irish Fair of Minnesota features Ireland’s own Screaming Orphans Sister Quartet

Irish Fair of Minnesota features Ireland’s own Screaming Orphans Sister Quartet




Irish Fair of Minnesota’s Kick-Off Party to Feature Ireland’s Own Screaming Orphans Sister Quartet


August 8 on Harriet Island in St. Paul


WHO:              The Screaming Orphans and hundreds of Irish Fair supporters


The Screaming Orphans are the four Diver sisters from Co. Donegal, Ireland. Their specialty is pop/rock music with a Céilí tradition style inherited from their family roots.

This will be the band’s Minnesota debut.


WHAT:           The third annual Irish Fair Kick-Off Party featuring live entertainment from The Screaming Orphans.


The Irish Fair Kick-Off Party is a major fundraiser for the Irish Fair of Minnesota helping to keep it the largest FREE celebration of its kind in the Upper Midwest.


This is a 21+ ticketed event.


WHEN:           Thursday, Aug. 8 from 7 – 10 p.m.


WHERE:         Morrissey’s Pub Tent – Harriet Island in St. Paul


TICKETS:      Advance tickets are $20 through August 7, $25 at the door.

                        This price includes all of your beverages for the evening.

                        Tickets are available online at or in-person at Irish on Grand,

1124 Grand Ave., St. Paul, Minn. (Cash or check only).


MORE:           The 2013 Irish Fair of Minnesota, a three-day annual celebration of Irish heritage and culture, will be held Friday, Aug. 9 through Sunday, Aug. 11 on Harriet Island in St. Paul, Minn. From internationally-known to locally-grown, the three entertainment stages will feature some of the best Irish music.


Sponsors of the 2013 Irish Fair of Minnesota include: Metro Transit, Cara Irish Pubs (Cooper Pub, The Liffey, The Local, and Kieran’s Irish Pub), Finnegan’s Irish Amber,

Guinness, Harp Lager, Jameson Irish Whiskey, Angry Orchard, Morrissey’s Irish Pub, Buick/GMC, Nokomis Chiropractic, US Foods, Envy Skin Clinic, Irish on Grand, and

Renewal by Anderson.


Irish Fair of Minnesota is a 501(c)3 nonprofit and volunteer-driven organization that provides an opportunity for individuals to express passion for their heritage, support the

Irish cultural renaissance, and strengthen the vitality of new immigrant communities in Minnesota. For information, visit