Big Frog 104 and Excellus Blue Cross/Blue Shield present Culture Fest - A Festival of Nations coming to the Stanley Theater next Saturday, April 13. Many local restaurants will be featured at the event.

There are many cultural backgrounds in the Mohawk Valley and a variety of good food comes along with the diversity. Culture Fest will include many of Central New York's best restaurants serving some of the best food you can find anywhere. Here are a couple of the local Irish restaurants you will find at the Stanley.


Celtic Harp FaceBook


The Celtic Harp features an Irish-American menu including their famous Shepherd's pie. More Irish favorites include Corned Beef and Cabbage and beer, of course, including Guinness and locally brewed Saranac and Utica Club.

Swifty's FaceBook


Swifty's Restaurant and Pub is another fantastic local spot you can find at Culture Fest. They serve a variety of food, including Irish style egg rolls, Irish nachos, and an Irish Onion soup. They also have plenty of beverages and all the sports you can watch on TV.

Of course there are many other options at Culture Fest including Italian, Spanish, Mediterranean, Asian, and many more food types. Come check out all Central New York has to offer including great entertainment from all around the world.