Irish Music & Dance Showcase




 Monday, September 4, 2017

1 pm - 6 pm in the Bumper Car Pavilion


Part of our Labor Day weekend programming!


Come to Glen Echo Park on Labor Day to enjoy an afternoon of Irish music and dance performances. Presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, the Irish Music & Dance Showcase features a wide variety of the area's finest performers.


FREE and open to the public, the Showcase is part of the weekend-long festivities at the park that will entertain the many visitors expected over the Labor Day holiday weekend. Other activities include the 47th annual Labor Day Art Show and an Open House for Classes.


Performances are held in the Bumper Car Pavilion and scheduled from 1:00 - 6:00 pm on Monday, September 4.


The outstanding line-up of musicians and dancers featured this year includes:


• Sineadh Fada

• Meara O'Malley, Sean Heely, Zan McLeod, and Agi Kovacs

• The Bog Band and Shannon Dunne Dance

• Brian Gaffney

• Irish Inn Mates with Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance 


Download the schedule here:

Irish Music & Dance Showcase Performance Schedule


(Performances are subject to change so please continue

to watch for the latest schedule.)




Photos (from the top, left to right):  Dancers from the Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance; Lilt; The Hedge Band; Peter Brice; Shannon Dunne Dance



The Irish Music & Dance Showcase is presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts & Culture

with support from The Irish Inn at Glen Echo and the Maryland State Arts Council.