St. Paddy’s in the Plaza
- Date: March 18, 2017 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
- Location: Wayne Ferguson Plaza
150 W. Church Street
Lewisville, Texas 75057
- Introduction: St. Paddy’s in the Plaza will be held Saturday, March 18, 4 – 10 p.m. at Wayne Ferguson Plaza.
This free event will include music, carnival-type activities for the kids (ages 4-13), including a 40-foot zip line, food trucks, and a showing of the movie “Pete’s Dragon.”
Students from the McTeggart Irish Dancers of North Texas (danceirish.org) will perform at 4:30 p.m. The dancers perform at area schools, retirement homes and major cultural events to promote and keep alive the art of traditional Irish dancing.
Seamus Stout, a traditional Celtic group, (facebook.com/seamusstout) will perform at 5 p.m. With or Without U2, the premiere U2 Tribute Band in America and beyond (facebook.com/wowu2tribute) takes the stage at 6:15 p.m. and the last activity of the day is a showing of the movie “Pete’s Dragon” at 7:40 p.m.
Free event parking will be available at Lewisville City Hall and in the public parking lots located on Mill Street, Walters Street and Kealy. No outside food or beverages allowed except for snacks/beverages for small children. ATM’s available onsite. Church Street will be closed from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. for event preparation, during the event and for event breakdown.
Attendees should note that glass bottles are strongly discouraged in Wayne Ferguson Plaza. Smoking/vaping is prohibited on the oval shaped Lower Lawn during the event and at all times in the splash pad. Attendees also are reminded there is no swimming or playing in the flowing water feature that runs along the north side of the Plaza. Well-behaved pets on a leash are welcome; owners are expected to clean up after their animals, and plastic bag dispensers are available on site.
Wayne Ferguson Plaza features native landscaping, an open lawn, a boardwalk alongside a flowing water feature, a splash pad, and a permanent stage.
For more information, visit cityoflewisville.com or call 972.219.3401.