Emerald Isle St. Patrick's Festival - Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12!

Please join us for Emerald Isle's signature event on Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12 at Emerald Plantation Shopping Center!  


The 25th Annual Emerald Isle St. Patrick’s Festival is proudly presented by Transportation Impact on Saturday, March 12th from 9am-6pm at the Emerald Plantation shopping center. Admission to the festival and parking are free. This year’s festival will feature over 75 arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, amusement rides, face painters, and many other fun, family-oriented activities. No pets on festival grounds. Main tent is open to 21 years and up, no strollers allowed in beer tent.

The Little Ms. & Mr. Leprechaun Contest will take place on the main stage at 9am.  The contest is for 20 children, boys and girls ages 2-3 and 4-5 and requires pre-registration by noon on March 10th.

NEW this year! To celebrate the 25th year of the St. Patrick’s Festival we will be starting the fun early! We will open the rides on Friday, March 11th from 5-10pm! Pay one price for an arm band that keeps you riding unlimitedly all evening! At 6:30pm on Friday, March 11th, bring the family in the main tent to see Hip Pocket Band presented by SALT Ultra Lounge! There will be no alcohol sales on Friday night!

Special thanks to Transportation Impact and all of our great local sponsors for helping to make this event better than ever!  We are expecting crowds in excess of 20,000 people in Emerald Isle for the 25th annual event!

Please print/view all St. Patrick's Festival 2016 event applications below!

Arts & Crafts Vendor Application

Children's Booth Vendor Application

Food Vendor Contract

Little Ms. & Mr. Leprechaun Contest Application

Non-Profit Vendor Application

Sponsorship Form




Print Festival Map

Call 252-354-6350 if more info needed!

Posted by Rhonda Ferebee Wednesday, February 3, 2016 9:13:00 AM