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Ireland at The Wharf

Ireland at The Wharf

The Wharf and Kirwan’s Irish Pub are bringing the luck of the Irish to the waterfront with our free Ireland at The Wharf festival from 12-6PM on Saturday, March 16, 2024!

Enjoy all the fun of a true Irish festival with Guinness, Jameson, rugby, and bands. Sláinte!

Grab a drink from the Guinness Beer Garden, then enjoy live music performances by The 19th Street Band, Poehemia, and Ben-David Warner Band on the District Pier main stage during Ireland at The Wharf.

2024 Festival Schedule

12:00pm – Festival Activities & Six Nations Rugby Begin

The Guinness Beer Garden opens on District Pier and Transit Pier. Six Nations Rugby (Ireland vs. Scotland) is on the big screen on Transit Pier.

12:00pm – Irish Dancing: Boyle School of Irish Dance

The lasses and lads of Virginia-based Boyle School of Irish Dance take over the Transit Pier Stage to perform an authentic Irish dance.

12:30pm – Live Music: Poehemia

Baltimore-based Poehemia brings their high energy Celtic Rock to the District Pier Stage.

2:00pm – Irish Dancing: McGrath Morgan Academy

Enjoy an authentic Irish dance performance by the McGrath Morgan Academy of Irish Dance on the District Pier Stage.

2:15pm – Live Music: The 19th Street Band

The 19th Street Band kicks off the live music on District Pier Stage with their unique blend of Irish, Americana, and a hint of punk.

4:00pm – Six Nations Rugby Continues

Six Nations Rugby (England vs. France) is on the big screen on Transit Pier.

4:15pm – Live Music: Ben-David Warner Band

Hailing from the heart of Virginia, the Ben-David Warner Band performs a lively set of Irish Americana music on the District Pier Stage. The bar remains open until 6pm.


Date : March 16
Time : 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm


Venue Name : District Pier Stage at The Wharf
Address : 101 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024 United States

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Phone : 202-688-3590
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