Newberry Irish Fling


The City of Newberry hosts the annual Newberry Irish Fling on March 15th from 3 pm to midnight. The Newberry Irish Fling is a family-friendly downtown open house event that will be live entertainment, kids activities and food and drink specials.

Families can enjoy the Kids Corner with FREE face-painting, old school carnival games and a Leprechaun Scavenger Hunt to win prizes! Receive a scavenger hunt map, complete the challenge, and return the map. Winners will be selected on Wednesday, March 20 and contacted by phone. Visit the Kids Corner at Astwood Park, located at 1315 Main Street, from 3 pm to 7 pm.

Joy Ride will be offering $5 Sightseeing Tours of Downtown Newberry! They will be picking up at the Kids Corner.

There will be live music by Jack Roper and the Weatherman Band will be provided in front of Community Hall for the public to enjoy from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm during the event.

Visit around downtown to enjoy Irish food and drink specials and live entertainment in our restaurants and bars during the annual bar-hop style event from 5 pm to midnight! Stop by the red event tent with in at Community Hall (1209 Caldwell Street) between 5 pm and 9 pm for your “over 21” wristband. Alcohol will be allowed in Downtown event area from 5 pm- 12 am and ONLY in special to-go event cups provided by participating restaurants and bars.

Take in all the excitement and enter the “wearing green” raffle… those who wear green have a chance to win tickets to a show at the Newberry Opera House!

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