The Evansville Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps is hosting its 6th annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Saturday, March 10 at Germania Maennerchor. The evening includes a memorial dedication, steak dinner, and bi-level entertainment. DJ Randy Weber will provide dance music upstairs, and the acoustic sounds of Chuck Grady will be heard downstairs. Local fiddler Steve Mayo will provide dinner entertainment.
New to this years festivities is Celtic Fire, sponsored by Ri Ra Irish Pub. Celtic Fire is an Irish Step Dance Performance Team from City Center Dance in Snellville, Georgia, and is under the direction of sisters Jessamy & Mercedes Bleth, both of whom are three-time World qualifying Irish dancers and former regional, national, and international competitors. In 2011, members of Celtic Fire were the featured performers at the Yellow Daisy Festival in Stone Mountain, Georgia; Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri; the Carolina Opry in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; and Disney World in Orlando, Florida.