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St Patrick's Day - The Emigrants Farewell

Time/Date - 10:00 - 17:00, Fri 17 Mar 2017

Join us this St Patrick's Day at the Ulster American Folk Park and attend the "American Wake".

St Patricks Day at the Ulster American Folk Park
Countless thousands of people left Ireland in the 18th and 19th Centuries.  For many, the hours before departure became known as the 'American or Living Wake'. Watch this dramatic re-enactment complete with music and song.

  • This event will take place on Friday 17th March.
  • Performances at Noon and 2.00pm.

Admission Prices:
  • Normal Admission Rates Apply

Image above shows costumed visitor guides performing at the Ulster American Folk Park. Click image to enlarge. 

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