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Irish heritage celebrated at Joliet’s Will County Celtic Fest

Joliet - Families will celebrate Irish music, culture and heritage Aug. 26, 2016 when the annual Will County Celtic Fest is held in Joliet, Illinois, USA. Tickets are just $5/adult, 12 & under are free with an adult. The 10-hour festival takes place from noon to 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 26, at St. Joseph Park, 700 Theodore St., Joliet. Recent Celtic Fests have drawn record crowds to St. Joe’s Park. This year’s festival will feature a main stage, heritage tent and stage, and children’s area. Celtic Fest is presented by the Irish American Society of County Will, a non-profit Illinois corporation. Proceeds support scholarships, enabling local high school students to study in Ireland, and local charities.