Irish Social and Cultural Events
The Ancient Order of Hibernians will document three
Irish social and cultural events held throughout the year in and
around Philadelphia: the Irish Immigration Second Day Issuance
Stamp Ceremony, The Philly Feis, and the 90th Biennial Pennsylvania
State Convention of the Ancient Order of Hibernians and Ladies
Ancient Order of Hibernians. The Philly Feis, held at Penn's
Landing, is Philadelphia's largest Irish festival, featuring
traditional ceili bands plus contemporary Irish music, dance,
cooking, and crafts.
Originally submitted by: Robert A. Borski, Representative (3rd District).
The Local Legacies project provides a "snapshot" of American Culture as it was expressed in spring of 2000. Consequently, it is not being updated with new or revised information with the exception of "Related Website" links.