Boston Irish Tourism Association has issued its 2014 schedule of Irish, Scottish and Celtic folk festivals taking place in the New England states and Quebec from June through September. Here is the complete schedule with information about the performers.
The festival season kicks off on Saturday, May 31, with an Irish Festival of Sports and Children's Day at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton, and ends with the new iFest, direct from Ireland, taking place at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston.
Check back through the summer to find more festivals added to this schedule.
In addition, you can discover hundreds of other cultural events - music and dance, literary readings, theater, picnics and social gatherings - by visiting IrishMassachusetts.com.
If you're interested in the Irish history of the Boston area, visit IrishHeritageTrail.com.
For tourism information, go to MassVacation.com and BostonUSA.com.