McCarthy's Red Stag Pub and Whiskey Bar

Experience a taste of Ireland and the British Isles at Bethlehem's Celtic Pub and Restaurant.

Experience a taste of Ireland and the British Isles at Bethlehem's Celtic Pub and Whiskey Bar. With authentic Irish and British Isles food made from scratch, a full bar, an extensive Irish and Scottish whisky menu, and a family-friendly atmosphere, McCarthy's is the place for a true Celtic experience in the Lehigh Valley.

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Celtic Classic


  • Celtic Classic Bethlehem, PA 18018 (map)

Celtic Classic
September 26-28, 2014
Celticfest.org

Celtic Classic runs:
Friday, September 26 4pm-11pm
Saturday, September 27 9:30am-11pm
Sunday, September 28 9:30am-6pm

Caber Toss

The Celtic Classic has blossomed into one of the largest Highland Games and Festival in North America. Annually, over 250,000 visitors come to Historic Bethlehem to join in this celebration of all things Celtic. The Celtic Classic is presented by Celtic Cultural Alliance, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the Celtic heritage through education, musical presentations, and traditional competitions in athletics, piping and dance. The Celtic Classic is a celebration of Celtic culture and heritage. As a part of this celebration the following events and activities take place:

Five stages of continuous entertainment featuring international, national and regional artists.

•The Celtic Classic Invitational Pipe Band Competition • US National Highland Athletic Championships The "Showing of the Tartan" Parade • Haggis Competition  Whiskey Tasting Event The 16th Annual Celtic Classic Fiddle Competition •  A diverse marketplace of Celtic crafts, merchandise and collectibles • Kids Craft Tent