August 30-September 1, 2008
Organizer: Long Grove Village, Paddy's on the Square and The Irish Boutique.
What to expect: Traditional Irish music, food and dance, plus kids' activities and contests.
Why to go: The "Best Legs in a Kilt" contest (5:30 p.m. each day) should be, um, revealing.
Additional info: The fest takes place in Fountain Square at Long Grove Historic Village.
Centerstage Reviewer: Ben Rubenstein