Authentic Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in NYC
by Erin O’Hara, 03/07/2012
Courtesy, Irish Arts Center
Fun for All Ages
Experience various aspects of Irish culture at the Annual St. Patrick's Open Day, brought to you by the Irish Arts Center. The day is full of fun for all ages, including lots of traditional music and dance performances, a children's Irish step dance class and Gaelic language workshops, a tin whistle workshop, an open music seisiún, arts and crafts, face painting and more. The celebration starts at noon and lasts until 5pm; visit irishartscenter.org for details. If you can't make it, not to worry: the Irish Arts Center offers events all year long, such as live performances and loads of classes in Irish music, language and dance for children and adults.