The 26th Annual Emerald Isle St. Patrick’s Festival is proudly presented by Transportation Impact. Saturday, March 11th, 2017 from 9am-6pm at the
Emerald Plantation shopping center. Admission is free for the festival. 
Winter hibernation comes to an abrupt end with this event, held on the Saturday prior to St. Patrick's Day at Emerald Plantation Shopping Center. A great day full of fun and games for the entire family, the event includes traditional beverages and music, corned beef and cabbage are plentiful and when it comes to the attire and decorations, join in the fun. This year's festival will feature more than 75 arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, amusement rides, face painters, pony rides and petting zoo, and many other fun, family-oriented activities. No pets on festival grounds. No strollers within the main tent (beer tent). Come preview the rides on Friday night! Rides will open on Friday, March 10th from 5-10pm. Purchase of an arm band for $15 will keep you riding unlimitedly all evening! There will be no alcohol, food, or craft sales on Friday. Beer service will begin at 10am and end at 5:30pm. *NEW* This year, visit the Shamrock Stop for a place to sit and eat! 
Main Stage 
11am Mark Hibbs
12pm 4 EverAll
1pm Violet Bell
2pm Hank Bowman & the Outliers
3pm Pure T Mommicked
4pm Spare Change     
Emerald Stage 
11am Pamlico Joe
12pm Naked Knees
1pm Pamlico Joe
    2:30-4 Now and Then     
We will open the rides on Friday, March 10th from 5-10pm! Purchase a $15 arm band that keeps you riding unlimitedly all evening! There will be no alcohol sales on Friday night! Questions regarding the festival should be directed to Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation at 252-354-6350.
Vendor Form
NON-Profit Vendor

Festival Map