The Largest Gathering of Celts in Central Texas

Join the Austin Celtic Festival for world-class fun for the whole family. 

Nov. 2 & 3, 2019 at Pioneer Farms in Austin.

12 pm to 7 pm on Saturday

 12 pm to 6 pm on Sunday  

Gates open at 11:30 am


The Austin Celtic Festival offers the highest quality regional and international Celtic artists with an extraordinary lineup of talent.


From Irish Step Dancing to Scottish Highland Dancing the Austin Celtic Fest fits every groove. Watch from the sidelines or join in!


The Austin Highland Games are a venerable part of Scottish history. You can participate or watch this exciting Heavy Games competition.


The Fest showcases many varieties of Celtic Dog Breeds, Mini Horse Breeds and more.


Only Celtic Dogs registered for our parade.


Visit the Texas Coritani in their Celtic village at the ACF or watch the exciting combat demonstrations by the Viking Invasion for a

hands-on Celtic experience.


Participate as a student in the ACF School of Traditional Arts. From beginner courses to master workshops in music, lectures, scotch tastings, you can leave the ACF with new techniques,

insights and experiences.

Multi-stage and programming of all things Celtic out at the beautiful Pioneer Farms in North Austin. In its 23rd year of production, it is one of the few remaining festivals dedicated to authentic Celtic traditions. A friendly family event, fun for all ages and opened to all.

Get your tickets today. No tickets sales at the gate. Online only. Rain or Shine.

This project is funded and supported in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Growth & Redevelopment Services Office/Cultural Arts Division believing an investment in the Arts is an investment in Austin’s future. Visit

The largest gathering of Celts in Central Texas returns for its 23rd Annual Celtic Fest. Internationally acclaimed as one of the few remaining festivals that celebrate the authentic music honed by the Celtic people. The Austin Celtic Festival goes beyond gimmicks to highlight traditions and achievements in a way that reminds audiences of the extraordinary craftsmanship and study that made places like Ireland & Scotland leaders in folk music and dance.



Member of Viking Invasion. Photo by Don Mason. Austin Celtic Festival