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The Church Hill Irish Festival [Richmond, VA]

Irish Festival 2023 Poster

Join VBC for the 36th (Almost) Annual Irish Festival! March 25th and 26th in Historic Church Hill…FREE VERSE will be flowing!

Saturday, March 25th: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday, March 26th: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Along with St. Patrick’s Church, the Irish Festival proceeds benefit The Robinson Theater, Child Savers, Richmond Hill, the Church Hill Association, the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, Church Hill House, SCAN, Fulton Neighborhood Resource Center, St. John’s Church, Chimborazo School, Bellevue School, Church Hill Boys and Girls Club, Saint Francis Home, Church Hill Crime Watch, CancerLINC, Sandston USO, McShin Foundation and more.

As always, there will be live local music, great food provided by St. Patrick’s Church and many neighborhood restaurants, vendors and local craftspeople, Irish beverages, kids games, Irish and Highland Dance, and Bagpipers! Don’t forget to register for this year’s HillTopper 5K!

There is a suggested donation of $5 to support the Irish Festival.

There is free parking with a shuttle at 16th and East Broad Street, with drop-off at 24th and East Broad St. and 26th and East Broad St. The shuttles run all day, both days.

Pets are not allowed into the Irish Festival, with the exception of service dogs.

We hope you will join us! Thank you again for your support. If you have any questions, concerns or suggestions, don’t hesitate to message us here!