The Celts are coming, the celts are coming!! The Celts were a group of people who kept showing up in European history in different locations. They are known for settling the British isles, making them inhabitable.
They are legendary in their stories of the origins of music and magic. They are reknowned for their gift of the dance or jig, hence Irish dance taking root in America. They have more than just the Harp to listen to and are sure to make anyones feet start tapping.
This is a special weekend to enjoy the arts of Ireland or the ancient Celts sometimes called Gauls. It is loacted in Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley just north of Sacramento. It will be this weekend Sept 27-29, 2013.
Firday evening begins with Ceilidh music and dance, a Gaelic social gathering involving Gaelic Fok music and dancing. There are events for children through the Friday Free Youth Arts Program. This is to promote youth arts of performance and other in the community.
Saturday and Sunday will have International World Calls Musicians. There will be a Celtic Marketplace, living history, Scottish games and more magic of the "Irish".
Go to www.kvmr.org/celticfestival Or 530-265-9073.