Two local groups that focus on Celtic culture are planning a trip to Springfield’s sister city of Killarney, Ireland, next year.
The St. Andrews Pipes and Drums and Celtic Dancers of Central Illinois plan that overseas trip in September 2014.
In order to fund the trip, both groups will be hosting a series of events at the Hoogland Center for the Arts where the public can come hear and see performances.
The first event is set for March 1st at 6:30 with special guests Celtic pub band Exorna.
Tickets are available at the Hoogland box office.