Posts Tagged ‘social life and customs’

Celebrating Celtic Culture

A weekend celebration of Celtic culture is set for Burke, Virginia with the 10th annual Potomac Celtic Festival on June 14 and 15. All 1200 acres of Morven Park’s international equestrian center will be transformed into a hub of continuous music and dance on eight stages, a craft market with 50 Celtic art and craftsRead more..

Waking the Dead

I had never really been all that comfortable with my Irish heritage. I’ve always been scared that our American society views the Irish as a bunch of drinkers, big talkers who cannot be relied upon. It’s not accurate or even generally true, but it’s out there, lurking behind many a conversation. The image of theRead more..