The City of North Myrtle Beach will host the 13th Annual Irish Italian International Festival on September 30, 2017. This one day rain or shine event brings approximately 15,000 to celebrate different cultures. The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. and continues until 4:00 p.m. on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach; featuring food from local restaurants, two stages of live entertainment, street performers, art & craft vendors, and dance groups all surrounding an Irish Italian International theme. Restaurants will compete for the title of Best Entrée, Best Decorated, and Best Dessert. Festival goers can also join in a friendly spaghetti eating competition.
Festival goers can join in friendly competitions from a spaghetti eating competition to a Lego contest!
A children's area will offer a variety of entertainment that suits all ages; magic, balloon art and inflatables (nominal fee). AIA presents a FREE Lego Contest for children ages 3-12 yrs old. Registration and building begins at 1:00 pm. Age groups will be as follows: 3-6 year olds, 7-9 year olds, and 10-12 year olds. Prizes will be given to the top 3 winners.