Irish Fest kicks off at Milwaukee's lakefront

MILWAUKEE -- The luck of the Irish has officially arrived in Milwaukee for Irish Fest 2014.

The annual festival, packed with Irish favorites like Shepherd's Pie and corned beef, music, Riverdance and more, kicks off at 5 p.m. August 14 and runs through August 17 at Maier Festival Grounds. 

CBS 58's Michele McCormack takes the stage with dancers from Trinity Academy of Irish Dance at 4:45 p.m. Saturday at the Aer Lingus Stage. 

CBS 58's Marshanna Hester has a preview of this year's celebration.

For more information, visit the Irish Fest 2014 website

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