Celtic Music Fest continues as cultural celebration Posted in: Lifestyle The 12th annual Celtic Musical Festival and Highland Games took place last weekend at the Sherwood Forest Faire in McDade. The event featured a long list of different acts, highlighted by Celtic rock band Blaggardsand 10-year old fiddler prodigy Emlyn Drake. Other notable artists included Celtica, Cleghorn, Port O’Thority, David O’Leary and Shillelagh.Zane Baker, the director of entertainment, spoke about the festival’s cultural significance. “The traditions are still there, in some places, but they’re almost in shadows,” Baker said. “When you hear the music, you kind of think about an original thought of a Celt from way back in the old days and where it came ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!