Thursday, Dec 5, 2013
“Giant Leprechaun Watch” - Southern Illinois Irish Festival
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Daily from October 6, 2012 until October 7, 2012
Forecasters are predicting a “Giant Leprechaun Watch” in effect for the weekend of October 6th and 7th, for the area including Turley Park in Carbondale. It seems that the “world’s largest” leprechaun is expected to blow into town for the Southern Illinois Irish Festival, during their Celtic Fair scheduled at the park from 10-6 on Saturday, and 11 to 5 on Sunday.Return to event list.
Besides getting your picture taken with the only known American born leprechaun, Liam also will be sharing leprechaun lore, and assigning apprenticeships to those interested in becoming a real live mythical creature themselves. He even has free “Leprechaun Union Creed Keeper” cards he will issue them to prove they have been inducted.
Wind: 8 MPH
Humidity: 76 %