The dates for the highly awaited Irish Festival in Newtown have finally been released.

Patch.com shared that the Irish Festival that the Green Parrot puts together every year will run from March 12 through March 17.

It was reported by Patch.com that the fun will start at 8 pm on Thursday, March 12, with a band performing. The live music will continue at 12 pm on Friday, March 13. That’s just to get the party started.

Here is a list of the bands playing according to Green Parrot Restaurant's Facebook Page:

  • March 14 - Saturday

Ray Coleman 10:30 am - 2 pm

Seamus &CJ 3 pm - 6 pm

Keep The Change Band 7 pm -10 pm

John Byrne Band 6 pm - 9:30 pm

The Natterjacks 10:15 pm - 1:30 am

  • March 15 - Sunday

Ray Coleman 11 am - 2 pm

Secret Service 4 pm - 8 pm

  • March 16 -  Monday

Seamus Kelleher 5 pm - 8 pm

Even though St. Patricks day lands in the middle of the week this year, that doesn't stop any of the fun. The Green Parrot's Irish Festival will party for 13 hours on St. Patty's Day from 11 am to 12 am.