To date, over 106,000 volunteers have shaved their heads in solidarity with kids fighting cancer at more than 2,400 emotional events in 50 states and 24 countries.
St. Baldrick’s funds are granted to some of the most brilliant childhood cancer research experts in the world to find cures and improve the quality of life for patients and survivors. The Foundation funds more in childhood cancer research grants than any organization except the U.S. government.
Come join us March 21 @ 1:30 PM on SUNDAY this year.
Again, this year the event takes part on the main stage in historic Church Hill. The Church Hill Irish Festival begins Saturday at 10:00 a.m with walking parade (Irish music/dancing). Celebrations continues all day with a street festival in front of St. Patrick’s Church on North 25th Street between Broad and Franklin Streets. Continues till 7:00 pm (Sat) & 10AM-6PM) on Sunday.
Traditional Irish musicians, bagpipers and dancers will perform throughout the weekend with plenty of family fun, including childrens games, face painting and Irish-themed crafts.
Over thirty Irish vendors will be in attendance! Food and refreshments will also be available.