Monday, March 19, 2012

A more civil St. Patrick's Day-related celebration in Tompkins Square Park

Bagad Plougastell, who have been in town for the St. Patrick's Day Parade and gig with the Chieftains, performed this afternoon in Tompkins Square Park. The musicians-dancers are from the Celtic nation of Brittany....






Photos by Bobby Williams.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

That's more like it ! Wish I had seen this.
- East Villager

melaniemusings2 said...

Nice coverage Bobby. Wish I had been there too!

Anonymous said...

I happened upon this yesterday afternoon and it was amazing! i was particularly impressed by the range of ages that were represented in their group. nice to see young people embracing their native cultures.