Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss is inviting everyone to a St. Patrick's Day Street Festival this weekend!

The Festival will be held on the promenade area outside of Shamrocks Irish Pub at Freedom Crossing.  Various activities are scheduled from noon to midnight on Saturday, March 16 and noon to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, 2013.

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Enjoy live music from local bands and musicians, authentic Irish bagpipes, and Irish food. Activities will include face painting, leprechaun characters, and Irish hat and bead necklace giveaways.  Visit the Freedom Crossing website for a complete schedule of daily activities and band performances.

To enter Fort Bliss and Freedom Crossing, show a U.S. driver's license or other U.S. Government issued ID at the Robert E. Lee or Cassidy Gates.  Freedom Crossing is located 1611 Haan Road.