PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –The threat of rain is forcing a three-week delay of the Philadelphia Irish Festival.READ MORE: Woman Fatally Shoots 2 Attempted Robbers In South Philadelphia, Police Say
Originally scheduled for June 3, the Philadelphia Irish Festival celebrates all of Ireland’s cultural gems, from music to dancing to food.READ MORE: Viewing, Funeral Services Held Monday For Philadelphia Firefighter Lt. Sean Williamson
The celebration of Irish culture is re-scheduled for Sunday, June 24 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Penn’s Landing.Jan. 6 Panels Calls Surprise Hearing To Present New Evidence
The new date will still feature performances from notable Irish musicians, famous dance schools, bagpipers, and of course, traditional foods like shepherd’s pie and bangers and mash.