niagara celtic heritage festival


Welcome! The Niagara Celtic Heritage Society invites you to their 15th Annual Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games. Located less than an hour from both Buffalo and Rochester, NY, guest are immersed in the traditions and pageantry of Ireland, Scotland, Wales and all things Celtic!

2016 Tickets: On Sale next Spring.
PLEASE NOTE: The Ticket Booth line will be a longer wait this year, so save time and order online now:

Children 12 & Under FREE

  Weekend Saturday Sunday
Adults (13+) $25 $20 $12
Seniors (60+) | Military | Students (high school & college) With Valid I.D. at the entrance $23 $18 $10

  Weekend Saturday Sunday
Group Rate: 20% Off (15 ticket minimum) $20 $16 $9.60

Online orders add convenience fees. Discounts cannot be combined. Rules and rates are subject to change.

Entrance Details

Saturday the 19th 10am-10pm | Sunday the 20th 10am-6pm

  • Admission includes a free festival guidebook and a chance to win a door prize!
  • Parking is FREE
  • Handicapped Parking Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Click Here to View the Festival Grounds Map
  • An ATM is available inside the festival grounds

What is Allowed?

  • Lawn chairs, chairs, jackets, sweaters and blankets are encouraged
  • Festival Re-Entry: Tickets include wristbands which allow same day re-entry anytime at all our gates.
  • Dogs are permitted in the county park. RULES: they must be leashed, cleaned up after, and behave well around other dogs/ animals and very large (unpredictable) crowds of people. Any dogs who fail to comply will be asked to leave, along with their owners.

What is Not Allowed?

  • Animals other than dogs
  • Alcohol
  • Outside food & drink
  • Coolers and baskets
  • Bikes, rollerblades, skateboards, etc.
  • Peddling or soliciting

Free Shuttle Service
Saturday 12-7pm
Sunday 12-6pm

Take a break from the festival and ride the shuttle into Olcott! Stops include the parking lots, restaurants, boardwalk shops and more.

Guest Relations
Need help while at the festival?

Our friendly staff is here to answer questions, give directions and even tips for enjoying your visit to the fullest. Also visit us for lost & found and emergency services.


Join us in Olcott, NY!

front entrance

General Info.

purchase festival tickets

We're celebrating 15 years! Stars on the website indicate how many years some groups have been with us:

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lodging and directions


Saturday Evening
Ceilidh Celebration

Click Here For Info.