It's never too early to get in the St. Patrick's Day spirit and there are plenty of chances to get your green on at World Cafe Live at The Queen, beginning this weekend.
Saturday, March 9th
Raise a glass to St. Patrick's Day early with Mythica and Melissa Cox. Mystical lyrics set to an eclectic mixture of Celtic, newgrass, folk rock and world are sure to get you in the St. Patrick's Day spirit! Mythica will take you on a sonic roller coaster ride through time and culture with their neo-Celtic fusion arrangements, while singer-songwriter Melissa Cox seamlessly blends Irish and Scottish influences with countless other genres. Purchase tickets here.
Wednesday, March 13th
For more than four decades, The Irish Rovers have charmed and entertained audiences around the world with their exciting stage shows. Experience The Irish Rovers while you still can on March 13th as the long-time Irish folk stars begin what will evolve into their final tour after a lifetime of "roving." Purchase tickets here.
Friday, March 15th
Jump start your St. Patty's Day weekend with Carbon Leaf's unique mix of southern, Celtic and bluegrass-tinged tunes. After more than 20 years of award-winning recording and touring, Carbon Leaf is constantly cranking out the creative designs and now independently producing a steady stream of new music. This spring they're hitting the road in support of their newest album, "Ghost Dragon Attacks Castle," which was just released on February 19. Purchase tickets here.
Saturday, March 16th
Known for their captivating sound and engaging stage presence, Burning Bridget Cleary is currently one of the hottest young acts on the Celtic and folk music circuits. Let the band's unique mix of high-energy and tightly-woven fiddle and vocal harmonies get you into the St. Patrick's Day spirit the night before the big holiday. Keep the party going when Burning Bridget Cleary plays World Cafe Live Philadelphia on Sunday, March 17th! Purchase tickets here.
For more information on any of the above events, the World Cafe Live site.