About UsIrish attitude is all you need to experience the Dublin Irish Festival in Dublin, Ohio, USA. For 32 years, the first weekend in August has been reserved for what is now the largest three-day Irish Festival on the planet. More than 100,000 guests are expected to attend. With 7 stages, 65 acts and more than 535 performers, there is something for everyone.
The Dublin Irish Festival is a production of the City of Dublin. The primary source of funding for the Festival is Dublin's Hotel/Motel Tax and the support of our generous sponsors. All proceeds for the Festival support community events and activities that enhance the resident and visitor experience in Dublin.
Purpose/MissionThe mission of a City of Dublin event is to enrich and unify the community and to showcase Dublin’s amenities to visitors by producing high-quality, safe and family-friendly events.
The mission of the Dublin Irish Festival specifically is to produce an internationally recognized event that promotes Irish music, dance, culture and tradition. The Festival strives to significantly impact the Dublin economy through overnight stays in hotels and increased sales at area businesses.
Ongoing goals of the Festival include the following:
- Preserve the Irish cultural integrity of the Festival
- Improve the guest experience through exceptional customer service
- Focus on safety, crowd management and accessibility issues
- Focus on environmentally friendly practices and
- Maximize revenue and cost containment