Festival Weekend snapshot


Friday, April 30
Feature event
Opening Night Koroit Irish Festival
-featuring An an Irish Singalong with Bhan Tre. Special Guests will be from Melbourne’s Rose of Tralee. Pete’s Famous Irish Quiz will be back and there will be a tribute to Koroit Irish Festival legend, the late Frank “Tuddy” Bowman.

    Live Music
  • Izzy’s Restaurant
  • Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel
  • Commercial Hotel

Saturday, May 1
The Koroit Irish Festival
Commercial Road, Koroit
10am to 10pm

Feature events
  • Austral, Irish Dance Spectacular -Christine Ayres School of Irish Dancing, Bhan Tre, Maria Forde and more
  •  Live music on five indoor and outdoor stages,
  • Australian Danny Boy Championship
  • Spud picking and peeling championships
  •  Street procession
  •  Kids area
  • * Flaming Folk Parade
    * Irish Fashions

  •  Market stalls
  •  Food courts
  • Bar
  • Izzy’s restaurant
  • Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel,
  • Commercial Hotel, 9pm
Sunday, May 2
Feature events
  • Koroit Irish Festival Mass
  • Koroit Gaelic Games Carnival (Featuring women’s football and camogie- women’s hurling).
  • Traditional Irish Music Session
  • Big Brekkie and Last Laugh