until the $60 3 day pass + Kick-off Party,
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The 30th Annual
Sonora Celtic Faire
March 11th, 12th & 13th 2016
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Tickets soon! FEB 1st 2016
Modesto: Barker's Music Inc, 3125 McHenry
Ave. Suite F. (209 526-0347)
Merced: Gottschalks Music Center, 355 W Main
St. (209 723-3337)
Manteca: Legend Music, 255 W Louise Ave.
Angels Camp: The Aeolian Harp, 1248 South
Jackson: The Celtic Knot, 28 Main St.
Sonora: Mountain Bookshop, Junction
Sonora: T.C.V.B, 542 West. Stockton St. (209
At the Mother Lode Fairgrounds in Sonora, CA.
Friday, March 11th, 9am-3pm,
Saturday, March 12th, 10am - 10:00pm
Sunday, March 13th, 10am - 6:00pm
Friday March 11th, (9am- 3pm) tickets are $8 for
student with student I.D or for Adult $12.gate
Saturday March 12th, (10am -10pm), tickets are
$ 25.advance/ $30.gate Senior And Military $27
at the Gate.
Sunday March 12th, (10am-6pm), tickets are
$20.advance/ $25.gate Senior And Military $22
at the Gate.
For children's tickets (ages 6-12) are $10.00 at
(5 and under are free).
A special Friday Night Kick-Off Party, which
starts at 7pm, will feature many Celtic
bands and dancers at the festivals large pub
tavern, cost $15
The Everything Ticket Pass will be offered for
all events, all three days for only $60.
This is a great opportunity for your
company to receive exposure and help
support a worthy event with a cause.
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Lodging and Sponsors
The Tuolumne County Visitors Bureau can
help answer your questions about lodging and
the Sonora area. Our lodging sponsors in the
past have generously helped us with lodging
for our bands and acts. Supporters help us
keep our ticket prices low which is good for
you - so show your support and use their
Thanks DBI Beverage INC,
Black Oak Casino, and the
TCVB for your 2016 support!
PRESS RELEASE 2016- NOTHING LIKE
On March 11th-13th, at the Mother Lode
Fairgrounds, the big Sonora Celtic Faire
Celebrating 30 Years of cultures of Ireland,
Scotland, Cornwall, and Wales in Sonora,CA!
*This year the faire will present 4 stages of
Celtic Music featuring: Celtica, Tempest,
Wicked Tinkers, Brick top Blaggers, Stand
Easy, Black Irish Band, Cooking with Turf,
Golden Bough, Pub Crawl and many more...
*Jousting on horseback and a large armor foot
combat tournament, featuring over 30
* Celtic living history area featuring over 800
costume performers acted out 2000 years of
*100 + Celtic vendors, craftsman, and artisans
showing they wares.
*Scottish Highland Competition Games and
Scottish Bagpipe Bands, Celtic Clans, Irish
dogs and more....
*Irish step Dancers and Scottish highland
*Traditional foods, Whiskies, and Ale.
*Jugglers, Magicians, fire-eaters, and a fire
to get your
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Call For Celtic Faire Discount 209-533-4971
AT Wal-MART Sonora
First Annual Sonora Celtic Faire Kitchen Piping
Located at the Teeling Irish Whiskey Stage
Information Rules and Awards
1) Open to men & women of all ages and
2) Type: Open Class, solo kitchen style bag piping
3) Dress: Formal Scottish regimental attire
required (No jeans or t-Shirts)
4) Scoring: based on pure entertainment value as
deemed by judges and audiences
5) Competition times: Saturday/ (2pm) & (5pm)
time slots combined for judging
Sunday (2pm) (awards given each day)
6) Length of performance time: 10-minutes only
(over 10-minutes will disqualify)
7) Registration: Competitors must sign up by 1pm
each day with stage MC
8) Signups: Only 6 competitors per 1 hour set, 12
total available slots for Saturday.
On Sunday: 6 slots available (first signups will
compete until slots are full)
8) Awards: 1st place winner receives a money
purse and a bottle of Teeling Irish Whiskey
2nd, and 3rd place winners receive prizes and gifts
from Teeling Irish Whiskey
9) Judges: John Allan (Stand Easy) David Brewer