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Milwaukee Irish Fest Bluegrass Showcase Ticket Giveaway

By Mandolin Cafe
June 11, 2012 - 11:30 am

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Milwaukee Irish Fest Bluegrass Showcase - August 16-19, 2012

Milwaukee Irish Fest Bluegrass Showcase - August 16-19, 2012

Milwaukee, Wis. — The Milwaukee Irish Fest is combining efforts with the Mandolin Cafe to give away eight tickets (four winners, each winner receives two tickets) to their Irish Fest Bluegrass Showcase, August 16-19 at Henry Maier Festival Park along the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan.

The tickets are also good for general admission on any day of the festival and have a face value of $15 per ticket.

Registration for a chance to win will commence on the Mandolin Cafe web site Monday, June 18. The four winning entries will be chosen and contacted on June 25. Tickets will be delivered by mail in July.

No purchase is necessary to participate and registration will be open to all visitors, regardless of location.

This year's Irish Fest Bluegrass Showcase will include performances by:

Punch Brothers
Del McCoury Band
Henhouse Prowlers
Tim O'Brien & Bryan Sutton
Aoife O'Donovan
April Verch
Gerry O'Connor
High Roads & Railroads
Brock McGuire Band
... and many more!

The Bluegrass Showcase will include more than 30 bluegrass performances over the 4-day festival.

About the Milwaukee Irish Fest

The mission of the Milwaukee Irish Fest is to promote and celebrate all aspects of Irish Culture and to instill in future generations an appreciation of Irish Heritage. What originated as the seed of an idea for an event to celebrate and promote Irish heritage, Irish Festivals Inc. has emerged into a thriving organization that celebrates the music, culture and history of Ireland during its four-day festival as well as several outreach initiatives throughout the year.

Additional information:
Milwaukee Irish Fest


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Mandolin Mick
June 11, 2012 11:32 AM
Yowza!!! smile
June 11, 2012 02:45 PM
This will be an Irish tenor banjo summit with Enda Scahill, WeBanjo3, Mick Moloney, Pauline Conneely, Gerry O'Connor all being present. Noam Pilkeny is no stranger to Irish music and Bruce Molsky will be there too. All in all well worth coming.

If I wasn't getting in free all four days, I'd try my luck at getting tickets1

Mike Keyes
Dan Johnson
June 13, 2012 05:46 PM
check out Andreas Transo if you get a chance - not a mandolin player but he's got a heck of a voice and great taste in songs...
Mandolin Mick
June 17, 2012 03:32 PM
People need to realize that Bluegrass Festivals here in Milwaukee occur with the frequency of Halley's Comet!!! I'm excited!!! smile
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