Saturday 14th March

Merchant Square Glasgow

12 - 5pm

Free Event

POSTPONED: Family Fun Day

POSTPONED: This year's festival  Family Day, which was due to take place on Saturday 14th March,  has had to be POSTPONED due to the ongoing Coronavirus issues, as have the rest of our events due to take this weekend & next week. Please keep up to date with our Facebook, Twitter and this website to find out when we will be able to reschedule our celebrations of Irish Culture and Heritage.
Go raibh míle maith agaibh to our funders and partners for their continuing support and understanding.


The Festival in conjunction with Tourism Ireland presents a day of family celebration with music, song and dance.


Here's a taster of the craic on the Family Day in the Merchant Square: 


The event was attended by over 8,000 people in 2019 and this year happens on  Saturday March 14th!

The Merchant Square is the perfect place for all the family to come along and enjoy the day under the safety of the enclosed roof, free of any weather worries!

With a host of restaurants and bars to cater for all tastes as you enjoy a great Glasgow Irish atmosphere with the best of live Irish music and songs from headliner The Wakes, musicians from the famous St Rochs Ceilí band, champion Irish dancers
, Glasgow's own Quigley's Point,  plus  face painting, balloon artist, stilt performer, 'Get Your Name in Irish' stickers and more!

A brilliant celebration of all things Irish!

Bígí linn - beidh failte 's fiche romhat !

Come join us for the craic - all welcome!