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Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Burren Pub Hosts 5K Road Race and Music Fest to Benefit MS, September 12


The Burren Pub in Davis Square, Somerville is having a road race followed by a music festival this Sunday, September 12, starting at 11:30 a.m.

The 5K race around Somerville  will raise needed funds for research and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis.  The fee is $25.00, and you can register for the race online.

Following the race, check out the outdoor music festival at the Burren, featuring face painting, outdoor bar, food and music by the Dave Foley Band,  Red Square, and Scattershot.  The ten dollar fee goes to the National Multiple Schlerosis Society.

One of America's most famous traditional Irish music pubs, the Burren features live traditional music seven nights a week.  The pub was started in 1995 by musicians Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costelloe.

For year round details on Irish events, pubs, gift shops and cultural activities in Massachusetts, visit IrishMassachusetts.com.

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