The Irish Festival Association will be hosting a "Pass the Hat for St. Pat's" fundraiser concert on February 28th at 7 pm at MudLounge on Walnut Street in downtown Springfield. Admission is FREE and all donations will support the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Celebration. Musicians Bo Brown, Lee and Lee Ann Worman, John Ehlers, Julie Henigan, Jeremy Chapman, Gordon McCann, and Mayor Bob Stephens and his lovely wife, Cindy, will play Irish music for your enjoyment. Your donation is tax deductible. We appreciate your support!