Irish Feis, games honor traditions

Written by Charlene V. Martoni
Published in The Journal News

HARRIMAN STATE PARK—Bagpipes, kilts, and curly-headed kids were on hand for Sunday’s festival of Celtic culture, bringing a little hub of Ireland to the Lower Hudson Valley.

Some 926 participants and their families and friends came from as far away as Ireland itself to the Anthony Wayne Recreation Area, said Mary Curran, a committee member for the Rockland Feis.

Their quest: to compete in the 38th annual Feis and Field Games competitions.

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