Historic Latta Plantation is hosting the Latta Celtic Festival on Saturday, March 15th, 2014, and Sunday, March 16th, 10am to 4pm both days. Learn about Celtic people throughout history with live music from the Thistledown Tinkers and Stirling Bridge, and an event Piper throughout the weekend. Also, see Scottish dancing by Latta’s Kilts and Petticoats, meet various Scottish clans, shop with vendors like Near and Far Scottish, Cats Paw Potterie, The Celtic Rainbow, and St. Kilda USA. The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery will be there with several local beers on tap. Food will be available from The Scottish Cottage, Appalachian Smoke, and Anna’s Sweet Treats. Children can play games and enjoy storytelling, visit the farm animals, and more.
Admission is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for students, ages 5 and under are free.
Also, on Saturday, March 15th, from 6pm to 9pm, Historic Latta Plantation will hold a Celtic Music Night Fundraiser. Support Historic Latta Plantation and enjoy live music from The Thistledown Tinkers, the Highland Pipes and Stirling Bridge. Grab some food from The Scottish Cottage or Appalachian Smoke and a beer from Olde Mecklenburg Brewery. There will be a fundraising raffle and activities for adults and kids.
Tickets are $10 per person.
If you want to attend both the Celtic Festival and the Celtic Music Night Fundraiser, you can buy a combination ticket for $15.
Latta Plantation is at 5225 Sample Road in Huntersville.