6th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival at the Orange County Market Place on March 17th
The St. Patrick’s Day Festival at the Orange County Marketplace will celebrate the best in Irish culture, food and tradition. There will be 100 world-class Irish dancers (all with world-champion titles!) from three Orange County academies performing jigs, reels and soft- and hard-shoe dance numbers. Other entertainment includes Irish magic and comedy with Abbit the Average Leprechaun, a giant Leprechaun on stilts, and free face painting from 10 AM – 2 PM. Irish-themed fare will be served by from Costa Mesa’s local gourmet food trucks including corned beef and cabbage tacos from Barcelona on the Go, corned beef fries from Spudrunners, bacon Reuben sandwiches from Bacon Mania and a Guinness-marinated bratwurst with red cabbage from Bratz Berlin.
Admissions is $2, or free for ages 12 and under.
Orange County Fairgrounds
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
More on this and other St. Patrick day celebrations can be found at TravelCostaMesa.com.