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County Sumner Irish Festival


Celebrate the Irish with live music, food, games, and more at the family-friendly County Sumner Irish Festival!

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2021 County Sumner Irish Festival (Virtual)
March 8 – 13, 2021
Irish-themed video to be released each day of virtual festival!

Due to Covid-19, the 2021 County Sumner Irish Festival has been moved to a virtual platform. Each day over a 6-day period a new Irish-themed video filmed specifically for the 2021 County Sumner Irish Festival will be released anyone can watch from home or wherever is most comfortable! Stay tuned for topic details!

We hope to return to normal operations for the 2022 County Sumner Irish Festival!


The County Sumner Irish Festival is a fantastic event held in March at Bledsoe’s Fort Historical Park in Castalian Springs, Tennessee. The park is home to an authentic Irish cottage built by Hugh Rogan in the late 1790s as well as a historic trail that runs alongside a settler cemetery and remnants of a 19th century spring house.

Live Irish music is sure to have you dancing and toe-tapping! Food and fun create the perfect festive celebration! The event also includes guided hikes, storytelling, craft beer from Half Batch Brewing, historic house tours, and food vendors .

Wear your favorite Irish-themed attire to participate in the Costume Contest where prizes will given away! Categories include Adults, Kids (12 and under), and Dogs!

Please, no outside food or drinks.

Admission: $10 per vehicle