MEAGHERfest Intn’l 2017


The Thomas Francis Meagher Association will be honoring the life and legacy of Thomas Francis Meagher with a festival in Helena, Montana, U.S.A. on July 1, 2017. This will be the 150 year anniversary of his death in Fort Benton, Montana. We hope you will be able to join us for this family friendly celebration!  

Below is a rough schedule of events to tale place in Helena! Please visit us here again soon as we continue to update activities and solidify our schedule.

Thursday, June 29  5 – 7 pm – Social at Bert and Ernie’s followed by Irish music until 10 pm

Friday, June 30 Bus tour to Ft. Benton – to book your ticket on the tour please click here.

7:30 pm – Inquest reenactment In Helena, Montana at the Old Supreme Court Chambers inside the Capitol

Saturday, July 1

11:30 am, Capital steps – Official opening of the 2017 Thomas Francis Meagher Festival, Meagherfest!

Throughout the day there will be on-going displays, exhibits – Montana Historical Society (MHS)

There are many ways you can participate! We hope you can come join us, but if you would like to do more there are other ways you can help out. If you would like a printable version of the schedule please click here.

If you would like to financially contribute to the Meagher Festival we would greatly appreciate it! You can click on the link below!

Go raibh mile maith agat!

Thank you very very much!