Lucky Leprechaun Ball Fundraiser and Danny Boy Singing Contest

Support the work of the Father Fred Foundation and enjoy great entertainment at the annual Lucky Leprechaun Ball on Sunday, March 13, 2011 beginning at 5 PM at Kilkenny’s Irish Public House in Traverse City. Click the poster for a larger view!

Performers for this family friendly event will be Song of the Lakes and a new act, the Young Sullys, an Irish family band with 6 kids ages 6 to 14 years old who have been thrilling audiences across the state of Michigan with their Irish songs and performance. The evening will also feature the top 5 Junior & Adult Finalists who are seeking “The Best Singer In Traverse City Award” in the 31st annual Danny Boy Singing Contest.

The first round of the Danny Boy contest will be held on March 10, 5 p.m. at Lars Hockstad Auditorium at Central Grade School. Slots are limited to 25 for each division, so sign up now!

Proceeds support the Father Fred Foundation. Admission is $10 in advance or $15 at the door with youths 14 and under free! Get your tickets at the Father Fred Foundation, North Peak or Kilkenny’s!

For more check out the Danny Boy Contest and Lucky Leprechaun Event on Facebook!

To get you in the mood, here’s Andy Williams singing Danny Boy via YouTube!