2014 Wee Folk Activities
Kids Highland Games
Chevrolet of Dublin Greenfields Sports Area
Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sunday 4 – 5:30 p.m.
This fun for the whole family activity is back including the caber toss, sheaf toss and braemar stone throw. Local hurling experts will teach guests the skills of the game, including how to strike a Sliotar. Don’t miss your chance to get hands-on and learn about the history of these traditional sports.
Fairy Tea & Pirate Parties
The Irish Fairies are calling all Moms, Grandma’s, Aunts, Cousins, Friends and Little Lasses to join Fairy Grandmother, Sandra McCone for a mystical, magical tea party in the Irish Tea Room for four separate tea parties. Sparkling Fairy princess attire encouraged! Enjoy an enchanting hour of beautiful fairy stories, while sipping tea and eating scones in the garden of fairy wonder and enchantment.
Visit the participation stage and take part in these fun-interactive one-hour experiences.
More information & registration
The Pot O’Gold Playland
A $10 wristband is good for unlimited play featuring more than 20 inflatables, games and activities.
Hours of Operation
4:30 – 10 p.m. Friday
11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday
11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday
Wendys Wee Folk Stage
Sunday 3 p.m.
Contestants will compete to be crowned reddest hair, greenest eyes or most freckles. Age groups are 8 & under, 9 – 17 and Adult. No fee nor registration is needed to compete in these Irish contests.
Wendy’s Wee Folk Area
Enjoy free family activities and entertainment. Bring your lads and lasses to create Irish-inspired crafts and enjoy Irish music.
Friday, August 1
5 – 5:45 p.m. | Storyteller, Frank McGarvey
6 – 6:45 p.m. | Storyteller, Michael O’Malley
7 – 7:45 p.m. | Regan Rankin Academy of Irish Dance
Saturday, August 2
Noon – 12:45 p.m. | Keltic for Kids, Celi McDaniel
1 – 1:45 p.m. | Irish Liddlers
2 – 2:45 p.m. | Tales of the Fair Folk, Cathy Jo Smith
3 – 3:45 p.m. | Irish Stories for Children, Sharon Kennedy
4 – 4:45 p.m. | Secrets from the land of the Fae and magical world of the Three Little Lasses,Sandra McCone
5 – 5:45 p.m. | The Children of Lir, Candace Mazur-Darman
6 – 6:45 p.m. | Funny, Frolicky, Folktales and Fables from Past Times Storyteller, Julie McGhee
7 – 7:45 p.m. | Storyteller, Michael O’Malley
Sunday, August 3
Noon – 12:45 p.m. | Storyteller, John Locke
1 – 1:45 p.m. | Marian Funk
2 – 2:45 p.m. | Richens/Timm Academy of Irish Dance Junior Dancers
3 – 4:15 p.m. | Irish Contests - Reddest Hair, Greenest Eyes, Most Freckles
4:30 – 5:15 p.m. | Irish Stories for Children, Sharon Kennedy
5:30 – 6:15 p.m. | The Children of Lir, Candace Mazur-Darman
6:30 – 7:15 p.m. | Storyteller, Michelle Cornell
2014 Wee Folk Vendors
We Joy Sing
Caricatures by Sean Platt
Halos from Heaven
Color Me Happy Face Painting