2021 Irish Hooley – Celebrating with Gratitude

‘Twas a fine day along the Mississippi River in Dubuque, Iowa, yesterday. After a year’s pandemic hiatus, the Hooley was back. The Dubuque Fire Pipes & Drums were proud to be part of a robust line-up. It was good to “celebrate living,” as MC and musician Ian Gould reminded all of us throughout the day.Continue reading “2021 Irish Hooley – Celebrating with Gratitude”

Dubuque Hooley – This Saturday!

Come check out the Dubuque Fire Pipes and Drums at this year’s Dubuque Irish Hooley! It’s going to be quite the party! We did a little run-through at the Alliant Amphitheater last evening as the storm clouds rolled around and over the mighty Mississippi. The band will be playing at the opening ceremonies at noon,Continue reading “Dubuque Hooley – This Saturday!”