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Celtic Fest continues

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The 20th annual Celticfest continued Saturday.

It's a three-day, family-oriented event. The festival features eight stages of traditional Irish and Scottish music, dancing and highland games.

The musicians are coming from as far as California and Michigan for the event.

"There's so many bands and so many musicians and singers here. There's workshops all day today and tomorrow, Sunday, but tonight there is a massive ceili, which is social dancing and we'll teach you how to dance, brother Amos is going to call it and that is from 8 until 12," said musician, Mairtin de Cogain.

Celticfest is being held at the Ag and Forestry Museum on Lakeland Drive.

The workshops highlight Celtic heritage and music. The festival continues all day Sunday with more music and dancing.

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