Event Information

Southern Maryland Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Opens: April 27, 2019


10:00am to 6:00pm


Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum


10515 Mackall Rd

St. Leonard, MD, 20685

Operated By:

Southpaw Express LLC

The festival is scheduled on the last Saturday of April every year from 10 AM to 6 PM, rain or shine, on the 560-acre Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum. More than 50 clans and societies have information to share. Three performing stages offer continuous music and dance featuring internationally known recording artists and groups. Watch craft and country-dance demonstrations and listen to harp, and Scottish fiddling while storytellers weave tales alongside historical displays, crafts and food. There is a Celtic market place for foods and gifts that provide an old world atmosphere. All-day competitions include pipers, fiddlers, highland dancers, athletes, drummers, pipe bands and Celtic Harpers.