Nestled on the banks of the Wimmera River, the 2020 Horsham Irish Festival will open with an Irish Brunch accompanied by the popular Artisans Market along the walking track at 10:00am. Local handmade craft and produce will feature alongside the O Danny Boy singing heats and good food options.
The market and brunch will finish at 2.pm when the gates open to the licensed Village Green which will kick off with Adelaide Celtic band The BordererS, followed at 5pm by Horsham’s own Johnny Thunder & The Lightning’s till 10pm. On the Village Green you will also find the annual spud peeling competition, Snap Fitness Strongman and Arm Wrestling Championships, O Danny Boy singing final, Irish dance set workshops, live art and performances by the Horsham ukuelele group.
Kid activities include facepainting, sand pit and water activities (weather permitting). Kids under 18 free.
FREE non powered campsites along with flanking and powered sites are available with bookings online with tickets.
While this is a family friendly event, ID will be required upon entry to the licensed Village Green from 2:00pm - 10:00pm. Admission to the Village Green from 2pm is $20 which includes your first drink free.