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Irish Hooley

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Name: Irish Hooley
Date: August 24, 2013
Time: 11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Event Description:
For generations, the highlight of Irish social life was the Hooley. Music, dance, song, good conversation and merriment flowed freely as described in the Percy French song, "There's a Hooley on in Hannigan's House Tonight." We hope you'll join us to celebrate our Irish heritage at the 2013 Irish Hooley in the Alliant Amphitheater at the Dubuque Star Brewery, Port of Dubuque, Iowa. May the luck of the Irish be with you.

Since moving to the Port location, the Hooley has exploded into a huge day-long celebration of all things Irish. Enjoy a day of music, food, Irish dancing and cultural exhibits and stay for the evening when the party is thrown into high-gear featuring Celtic rock by international acts Skerryvore, The Red Hot Chilli Pipers and the return of Gaelic Storm. Don't you dare miss it!

2013 Performance Schedule
11:30 a.m. Doors Open – The Gathering
Noon - 12:15 Dubuque Fire Pipes & Drums 
12:15 - 1:30 The Lads (Dubuque)
1:30 - 2:00 Irish Dancers Exhibition
2:00- 3:30 Tallymoore (Milwaukee)
3:30 - 4:00 Cultural Demonstration
4:00 – 5:30 Skerryvore (Scotland)
5:30 - 6:15 Salute to Our Armed Forces
6:15 - 8:00 The Red Hot Chilli Pipers (Scotland)
8:00 - 8:30 Announcements
8:30 - 10:30 Gaelic Storm 
10:30 p.m. Hooley ends... The Scattering
Location:
Alliant Amphitheater at the Dubuque Star Brewery
Port of Dubuque
Bell Street - adjacent to the Grand River Event Center
Dubuque, 52001
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, August 24, 2013
11:30 AM to 10:30 PM
Contact Information:
563-583-5000
Fees/Admission:

Adult Admission: $10 in advance / $15 at the gate
Child Admission (10 & under): FREE!

Advanced Tickets available at:
Shamrock Imports, 391 Bluff Street, 563-583-5000
Hospice of Dubuque, 1670 JFK Road, 563-582-1220
Premier Bank, 2625 NW Arterial,563-588-1000
Premier Bank, 1975 JFK Road
Premier Bank, 9th & Iowa Street

For more information, call 563.583.5000

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