Get your Green On and join Tens O’ Thousands of Fans for the best Saint Patrick’s Day party this side of Ireland!
ShamrockFest - 40+ acts on 9 stages - March 16
SHOUT it OUT! America's Greatest Festival will turn DC green on March 16
Irish Village, Pub Games, Tented Pavilions, Beer Trucks and Much, Much More!
National ShamrockFest '13
Ranked the "#3 Saint Paddy's festival in US" by Beer Taste Magazine
We are already hard at work planning 2014's SRF. Lots of changes are coming -- it will be bigger and better than ever! Thank you to all of the bands, fans, guests and volunteers for making SRF 2013 a success -- looking forward to an amazing 2014 event!!
HERE WE GOOOO!
It's all about the experience. Stroll the expansive festival grounds at ShamrockFest and experience entertainment and attractions like nothing else in DC. You can bounce between nine musical stages, tented party areas, beer stations as long as two football fields, bar-game areas, "athletic" competitions, craft, food & beverage markets, strolling entertainers and much... you just have to see it to believe it.
National ShamrockFest - DC's Saint Paddy's tradition for 13 years!
ShamrockFest is a proud, longtime supporter of (Stop Child Abuse Now.) Since 1988 SCAN has been advocating on behalf of the most vulnerable in our community. Every day, the dedicated team at SCAN works tirelessly, and effectively, to help abused and neglected children find a path to a better and more promising future. PLEASE HELP SCAN HELP THESE KIDS. Click to learn more.
Media Highlights From SRF `12
Get ready for the most exciting festival on the East Coast. Munich has Oktoberfest, Tennessee has Bonnaroo, New Orleans has Mardi Gras and Brazil has Carnival…and now ShamrockFest, which rocks the Nation’s Capital, has joined the party elite. For thirteen years GoCity Events’ ShamrockFest has redefined the way America celebrates Saint Paddy's Day. Taking place at a massive, spectacularly-crafted festival grounds, with a multitude of entertainment areas, dozens of incredible performers, and much more, National ShamrockFest is recognized as one of America’s premier festivals. So get your green on and get ready to party like never before – at SHAMROCKFEST 2013!!
Check out the buzz....
“National ShamrockFest is Washington DC’s greatest festival, hands down!”
“ShamrockFest… America’s biggest Saint Patrick’s party…”
“…Shamrock Festival is one of the best live music festivals in the United States.”
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GoCity Events would like to extend a huge THANK YOU to all of the bands, guests, sponsors and fans for making ShamrockFest 2013 a success!! We hope you all had an amazing time and we are already hard at work planning 2014's SRF! Major changes coming - it's going to be better than ever! Can't wait to see you all there again!
"As if St. Patrick’s Day wasn’t fun enough, ShamrockFest in Washington, DC brings the party to a new level by providing America’s capital city with arguably the best music and drinking festival of its kind", raves PartyEarth.com
Get a load of this. Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and National ShamrockFest are teaming together to bring you the most extreme Saint Paddy's experience in America. Tens of thousands of runners will be participating in the RnR Marathon races in DC, the morning of March 16 - and THE RACE ENDS AT SHAMROCKFEST! Yup, now there will be even more fit and fun revelers celebrating at ShamrockFest.
And why not, the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon stage will be kicking out amazing performances all day at ShamrockFest, including SUBLIME With Rome, BT, and many more...
We wil be hosting a series of "ShamrockFest Countdown Parties" at the areas most popular bars, clubs and events.. featuring SRF ticket raids, Guinness and Miller Lite specials and more. (Click here for details)