Festival Info and Tickets

Festival Info & Tickets

Location & Directions

Rillito Raceway Park
4502 N. First Ave
Tucson , AZ 85704

Tickets Available at the Festival Gate & Online. Convenience fees apply for online purchases.

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Directions from I-10:

Take Exit 250 at Orange Grove Rd east to First Ave. Turn right (south)

and continue past River Rd where you will see signs for the General Public.  Festival Entrance on the east(left) side of the street.

Vendor/ Clans/Performers Entrance:

Travel from I-10 as noted above. At River Rd turn left (east) to the

Vendor Entrance signs on your right (south) side of the street on Rillito Downs Rd (with No Outlet sign). If you reach Via Entrada, you have gone too far.




Friday, Nov. 4, 2016


Pirate Pub Party

$5 per person/ 5 & Under Free

Tickets Available at the Gate or Online. Convenience fee applies to online purchases.

 Proceeds benefit Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse

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Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016


Gates Open 9:00am-10:00pm

Opening Ceremony at Noon

*Sat. Night Celtic Fire & Concert


*Fire Dance Performance by Cirque Roots

at 6:30

Celtica and The Angry Brians Perform

7:15pm – 10pm

( *FREE with Saturday Admission!)

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Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016


Closing Ceremony at 4:15pm

Sorry, NO PETS are allowed at the Festival.  Only ADA recognized service animals are permitted.   Guests are not permitted to bring firearms to the festival site, including the parking areas.


Festival Ticket Prices

Tickets Available at the Festival Gate & Online

Wee Ones
(5Yrs old and Younger)




6 through 15 Yrs old


$6.00 each Day


16 Yrs+



Seniors & Students

(65 years+ for Seniors/Valid student ID req’d)


$10.00 Each Day


(Active or Retired with ID)


$10.00 Each Day

Full Two Day

Adult Admission



$2 off One Day Adult Ticket Price Only at the Gate when you donate a personal item for Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse.

Suggested Donations are Conditioner, New Hair Brushes& Razors, Baby Wipes, Tampons and Maxi Pads and Water Bottles. Cash and gift card donations can only be made to Emerge! directly and will not be accepted at the front gate for the discounted ticket price. For a complete list of needed items, click below. Thank You!


Daily Parking Fee is $3.00 per Vehicle

Tucson Celtic Festival Association is a Non-Profit, all Volunteer Organization. Our costs have increased enormously this year and we appreciate your understanding of our need to charge for parking. We try our best to provide adequate Handicap Parking. If you need Handicap Parking, please ask the attendant when you enter and pay your parking fee.

Handicap Accessibility

The Rillito Raceway Park is handicap accessible. Handicap parking is located directly across from the entry gate in the main parking lot and is clearly marked. Be aware that parts of the Festival site have uneven surfaces from cement to grass. Personal Motorized Chairs and Service Animals are permitted. If you have specific concerns, please contact us and we will do our best to be helpful.

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