The New World Celts – Sarasota are proud to announce the inaugural presentation of the Celtober Fest – Sarasota. This day long family friendly festival will be a one of kind event and a unique experience. At the festival, authentic Celtic and international cultural activities will be showcased for guests. Local and national musicians will be present, performing Celtic dance and traditional folk and Celtic rock music. The festival will be held at the Sarasota Fairgrounds on Saturday October 29th.
“By presenting this festival, it is the goal of the NWC to have Celtober Fest – Sarasota, become one of the premiere Celtic Festivals in Florida,” said Deborah Dennis, Vice President of New World Celts – Sarasota. “Our festival will attract thousands of people to the Sarasota area each year. It will be a great day outside filled with cultural experiences and authentic Celtic performances. Our goal of the festival is to showcase the Celtic Heritage to guests and open their eyes to a new culture.”
Celtober Fest – Sarasota will feature music and different events throughout the day. Sarasota’s very own Blue Skye Pipe & Drum band will be performing during the festival for guests enjoyment. Other events at the festival will include Kids Zone, Highland Games Athletic demonstrations, Celtic Encampment and even more events to keep families occupied. This festival will be a fun cultural event for the whole family to experience and enjoy. For more information about the festival and to purchase tickets, visit http://celtoberfest.org.
About New World Celts – Sarasota
New World Celts – Sarasota is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, enjoyed and owned by the community in which it serves.
A myriad of sub-committees and Sarasota area residents help to shape the Celtic Heritage and the other activities, which define this organization. To provide opportunities for varied corporate partners and individuals, we have developed a comprehensive, yet flexible, sponsorship program. Consistent with this philosophy, promotional fees are established through research and diligence to reflect the cost of presenting diverse programming and services to its patrons.
New World Celts – Sarasota is committed to presenting the finest in Celtic culture, heritage, crafts and other activities to its patrons. By sponsoring a site, a stage, an event or activity at our Celtic Heritage events, our partners associate themselves with wholesome, family oriented activities, in celebration of the community. With an experienced cadre of dedicated volunteers, our operational goals focus on presenting our partners in a positive public manner. New World Celts – Sarasota is always available to assist its partners in the creation of promotional activities designed to enhance their sponsorship.
We are a 100% volunteer organization; every dollar made goes back into our mission, helping support the Celtic Heritage in the Greater Sarasota area. We are so proud and grateful for the many sponsors shown below. We could NOT do any of this without you! Thank you from all who benefit from events!