2024 Southern MD Celtic Festival - General Admission

By Celtic Society of Southern Maryland (other events)

Mon, Feb 5 2024 1:00 PM EDT Sat, Apr 27 2024 5:00 PM EDT

On the banks of the Patuxent River at Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, in beautiful Southern Maryland, you will find on a cheery Saturday in late April, the sound of the bagpipes calling you home.  Whether it be the music, food, dance or other Celtic attractions - we beckon you to join us as we celebrate the spirit of the 7 Celtic Nations in our 45th Annual Celtic Festival on April 29th! 

Enjoy the sounds of Internationally known Celtic Bands performing on multiple entertainment stages throughout the grounds, offering continuous music, dance and jam sessions throughout the day!  Check out our Clan Row, where more than 50 clans and societies have information to share with you about your Celtic heritage!  Watch Scottish/Irish country-dance performances, listen to harp and Scottish fiddling all while storytellers weave tales alongside historical displays, craft demonstrations and living history reenactments.  Stop by the Celtic Marketplace for a wide selection of traditional and non-traditional Celtic foods and gifts providing an old world atmosphere.  Be sure to check out the Children's Highland Games and the all-day competitions taking place throughout the Park including Pipers, Drummers, Pipe Bands, Highland Dancers, Highland Athletics, and Rugby games!!

Gates open at 10 AM - rain or shine - while the park will allow pets, please no pets during Festival hours! 

Come out and join us on the 560-acre Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum grounds - We looking forward to seeing you at the 45th Annual Celtic Festival on April 29th!


Please park in GENERAL PARKING.

No outside alcoholic beverages of any kind are allowed into the Festival. Alcoholic beverages are available for sale at multiple locations throughout the Festival grounds.

No pets during Festival hours 10am - 6pm.


Mailing Address

C.S.S.M. P.O. Box 209 Prince Frederick, MD 20678