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Céud Mile Fáilte!

​(A Hundred Thousand Welcomes)

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We are excited to bring you the Northeastern South Dakota Celtic Faire and Games, on the third Saturday of every September.

The NESD Celtic Faire and Games is based in Aberdeen, South Dakota, and is held in the Holum Expo Building at the Brown County Fairgrounds.   This annual event provides an exciting opportunity for all individuals who have any interest in Celtic heritage, history, arts, sports, dance, music, food, merchandise, livestock and dog breeds. Everyone is welcome to attend no matter what their heritage.

 Some activities and entertainment that are provided are as follows (but not limited to):

Vendors with a vast array of merchandise and food for sale
Bagpipers of both the Scottish and Irish styles
Scottish and Irish dancers
Traditional and modern Celtic music
Scottish Highland Heavy Games
Children’s activities and Highland Games
Numerous Celtic-themed demonstrations
Dog Parade with "Celtic Dog Pat & Chat"
Empty Mugs Program Fundraiser
Wee Lad & Wee Lass Pageant
Irish Pope Malarkey I
Soda Bread & Scones Baking Contest
Celtic Horses and Celtic livestock


O'Bleary's Pub

Take a look around and check out the great sights and sounds available for you at

the NESD Celtic Faire & Highland Games!

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representing  the  USA  & 7  Celtic nations 

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