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GreenFest Block Party
March 13, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
About this event
Stop by Sunday, March 13, 2022, on 45th Ave between Sloat & Wawona St. for the Annual Greenfest Party on the Sunday before St. Patrick’s Day.
Music by Sean Daly & the Shams, Christy O’Connell/Kevin Roche duo, Thomas Power (2 pm), and Hill & Rhodes (Noon), and you will see Irish Dancers inside and outside throughout the day.
The Irish Center SF will serve Sheperd’s Pie and Hot Dog, plus beer and wine outside, and offer a full bar inside at the Emerald Pub. Java Beach will be open for beer, coffee, tea, sandwiches, salads & treats.
We will have vendors offering authentic speicalized goods and services for you to enjoy. We expect the SF Sherriff’s Deparment, SF Fire Department to be onsite for the kids enjoyment. We will have facepainting and a slime booth to entertain the kiddo’s!
Sean Daly & The Shams are down from Portland, Oregon, for a week and we are lucky to host this high-energy band at the Greenfest. They will play indoors at 4 PM after the Block Party winds down.
Christy O’Connell and Kevin Roche are legendary musicians on the SF Irish scene, playing all your sing-along favorites, starting at 7 PM indoors after The Shams.
More on The Shams:
The Shams first began in 2011 in San Francisco, led by energetic and charismatic front man Sean Daly, from Donegal, Ireland. The Shams have released an award-winning EP “One and All”, embarked on a Northwest tour and sold out the legendary Great American Music Hall in San Francisco.
The Shams have shared the stage with Irish performers such as the brilliant singer-songwriter Damien Dempsey, The Irish Brigade, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfetones, Mundy, The Young Dubliners, and English punk legends, The Vibrators.
The Shams provide listeners with a new, hard-hitting perspective on the evolution of Irish music, unlike any you’ve heard before. With each fiery live performance, the group leaves listeners begging for more…