Drop-off and loading zone available at main entrance.
Carrie Furnace is an historic and raw space. We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes as some areas of the grounds are uneven.
Security – The safety and security of our guests is paramount to the Irish Festival. Please carefully review the following security measures and restrictions so that your visit to the Pittsburgh Irish Festival can be a most enjoyable experience:
Individuals visiting the Festival will be subject to personal belongings, bags, and purse checks.
Open bottles of water and soda are not permitted to be brought into the Festival. Guests are permitted to bring in one unopened factory bottle of water per person.
Alcoholic beverages will not be permitted to leave the festival grounds and must be thrown away or finished prior to leaving the festival. The Pittsburgh Irish Festival reserves the right to check bottles and cups leaving the grounds.
Outside alcohol will not be permitted to be brought into the Festival. The Festival will be serving alcohol.
No apparel or signage displaying profane or abusive language is permitted.
No firearms, weapons, explosives, or any other item deemed dangerous or inappropriate will be permitted at the Pittsburgh Irish Festival. All prohibited items must be disposed or returned to vehicles. Security will not hold any item. Pittsburgh Irish Festival and security is not responsible for any item left at the gates.
No coolers, cans, bottles, non-factory sealed water bottles, food, and glass are allowed into the Festival grounds. Exception: special food related to a health or medical condition, and food for feeding a baby must be contained in plastic containers. Small coolers no larger than 5 quarts will be permitted to utilize for baby food/formula and medicine. All items are subject to search at the entrance gate.
Vehicles that are illegally parked will be towed at the owner’s expense.