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Irish Festival this weekend

Posted on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 3:18 pm

Shamrock (1)LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, GA. — Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in greenified style at Shamrock City, Saturday and Sunday March 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th! Rock City hosts this 6th annual Irish festival with Irish food, drinks, bands, Jig lessons, activities for kids and much more! 

Find the luck of the Irish where all you see is green! Wear your favorite green gear and come see the green waterfall cascade down Lookout Mountain! Watch how our green fudge is made during the all new fudge demonstrations in our famous Fudge Kitchen! Also new this year is Rocky’s Haus! Visit Rocky in his new home along the Enchanted Trail. 

Make sure to get decked out with Lucky Clover Makeovers on your visit, and enjoy green kettle corn and green peppermint lattes or frappuccinos from Starbucks. Take your picture with a costume character or the Easter Bunny, eat some Mulligan Stew, pan for gold and journey with the kids on a Shamrock Quest. Or venture to the Climbing Wall and “kiss the Blarney Stone”! 

ShamrockShamrock City has been declared a Top 20 Event by Southeast Tourism Society for the past four years! Go to www.seerockcity.com/shamrockcity

 Shamrock City is once again participating in the Shamrocks for Dystrophy Program in partnership with the Chattanooga district of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Guests have already started purchasing green shamrocks for $1 and gold shamrocks for $5. This opportunity continues through the last weekend of the event and helps supply needed funds to aid local families with MD.    

Shamrock (4)Rock City strives to serve as a leading cultural entertainment innovator. By partnering with local artisans, along with the growing festival and event calendar at the attraction, Rock City Gardens provides high level quality and variety to the hundreds of thousands of guests annually. 

Located only six miles from downtown Chattanooga, Tenn., Rock City is a 14-acre natural and scenic attraction with unique rock formations and gardens atop Lookout Mountain.