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2020 Irish Festival Marketplace

Many of our wonderful vendors have been coming to the Irish Festival for years. When we asked if they would support us through online sales at Festival time, they responded enthusiastically!

Apparel

KH Giving

KH Giving

A local not-for-profit dedicated to supporting the Alexandria community by selling 100% cotton face masks and summer gear. Get a $5 discount with the code “Irish.” Proceeds support the Ballyshaners!
https://www.khgiving.org


Arts and Crafts

E.Y.A.Y.A. Creative Web Design Studio

E.Y.A.Y.A. Creative
Web Design Studio

Apparel, home goods, and art made from recycled materials and featuring empowered women. EYAYA means Embrace Yourself As You Are.
http://www.artbyeyaya.com


JA Bead Creations

JA Bead Creations

Handcrafted bead jewelry, including a special Irish collection. 10% off using the code BALLYSHANERS. Expires September 30, 2020.
https://www.etsy.com/shop/JABeadCreations


Celtic and Nordic Goods and Services

Sons of Vikings

Celtic Tides

Unique gifts and collectibles, and all things Celtic—offering only the finest quality imported merchandise from Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, as well as other areas influenced by Celtic culture.
https://celtictides2.com/


Foley Academy of Irish Dance

Foley Academy of Irish Dance

Traditional Irish Step Dancing and Ceili Dancing Classes Available for Children & Adults!
https://www.foleyirishdance.com


Irish Traditions

Irish Traditions

Fine gifts in the Celtic tradition. Come see the best Ireland has to offer, right on the shores of Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay.
https://irishtraditionsonline.com/


Sons of Vikings

Sons of Vikings

An online shop with nearly a thousand different items relating to Viking history and symbolism, including Nordic & Celtic jewelry, t-shirts, drinking horns, home decor items and more!
https://sonsofvikings.com


Food and Beverage

Allens Scottish Shortbread

Allens Scottish Shortbread

Handcrafted shortbread baked from the best ingredients. NEW large clearance section, up to 70% off.
http://www.allensscottishshortbread.com


GreenIsland Bakery

GreenIsland Bakery

Freshly Baked Irish & European Goods, Made with Luxury & Imported Ingredients.
https://www.greenislandbakery.com/


Larkin Tea Company

Larkin Tea

Purveyors of the world’s finest teas. 10% discount with promo code KILDARE, valid through August 31, 2020.
https://larkintea.com


Port City Brewing Co.

Port City Brewing Co.

The oldest packaging brewery in metropolitan Washington, D.C. We offer Curbside Pickup daily, beer delivery within 5 miles of the brewery, Limited Outdoor Seating Wednesday-Sunday, and virtual events featuring our state-of-the-art artisanal facility and beer. Located in the historic PORT CITY of Alexandria, Virginia — approximately 2.5 miles west of Old Town.
https://www.portcitybrewing.com


Home Goods and Services

Capital Remodeling

Capital Remodeling

Home of the GreatView Vinyl Replacement Windows, Kitchen Remodeling, Roofing and Siding!
https://www.capitalremodeling.com


Political Groups

Alexandria Democratic Committee

Alexandria Democratic Committee

The Alexandria Democratic Committee is composed of active community members dedicated to electing Democrats in Alexandria and across the Commonwealth.
https://www.alexdems.org/


Alexandria Republicans

Alexandria Republicans

Official Alexandria City chapter of the Republican Party of Virginia.
https://www.alexgop.org/slainte


Recreation

i9 Sports

i9 Sports

Offering youth sports programs in Alexandria, Burke, Springfield, Centreville.
https://www.alexgop.orhttps://www.i9sports.com/franchises/101


Restaurants

Daniel O’Connell’s Irish Restaurant

Daniel O’Connell’s Irish Restaurant and Bar

A modern Irish restaurant in an ancient Irish setting—you’ll never know unless you go!
https://www.danieloconnells.com


Murphy’s Grand Irish Pub

Murphy’s Grand Irish Pub

Your home away from home for an authentic Irish good time!
https://murphyspub.com


Other

SCAN of Northern Virginia

SCAN of Northern Virginia

Building hope for children and families across Northern Virginia.
https://www.scanva.org


Upcoming Events

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2020 Irish Festival

The Irish Festival will be held "virtually" on August 29th. We hope you can join us that day!

Irish Festival Marketplace

We are not able to hold our usual Irish Festival Market live, but we are online!

Need A Covid Mask?

Use the code "Irish" at KH Giving's website to get a $5 discount. 15% of proceeds from sales using this code will support the Ballyshaners.

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