Boston Irish Tourism Association has named iFest Event of the Month in September, 2014. The three-day festival at the World Trade Center in Boston's Seaport District takes place September 26-28, 2014 and features a weekend of Irish culture, music and dance, culinary displays, lectures and exhibits.
Among the performers: Riverdance; Paddy Moloney, leader of the world-famous Chieftains; Boston master chef Barbara Lynch; fashion designer Louise Kennedy; and genealogist John Grenham.
Plus, Tourism Ireland is showcasing some of Ireland's best travel and hospitality opportunities, including hotels, golf courses, historical sites and retail venues.
Here is a full schedule of iFest activities.
You can find year round details on the Irish community in New England by visiting IrishMassachusetts.com. Read the current issue of BITA's Travel & Culture Guide online.