12866 – Celtic Treasures, 456 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, one of the largest importers of Irish gifts in Upstate NY, is turning 30. To help commemorate this signature milestone, the business is celebrating in Irish style throughout March!
The official birthday weekend is Friday, March 11 through Sunday, March 13, and all three weekend days offer something for everyone to enjoy. On Friday, the Celtic group Mad for Trad will be performing from 4-7pm while shoppers enjoy 20% off crystal, china, and pottery. On Saturday, it’s Kevin McKrell at Celtic Treasures from 12-3pm, telling stories of his unique-style art. Kevin’s artwork will be featured on display throughout the store through March 31. That afternoon there will also be an artist reception with Covid-safe food offerings. In combination with the art reception, Celtic Treasures will be offering shoppers 20% off all sweaters. On Sunday, visitors will enjoy the Irish music trio, Six Penny Bit, from 1 to 4pm, while taking advantage of celebratory savings of 30% off all jewelry.
Other anniversary month weekend specials include the Branigan Weavers Cape Sale on March 5th and 6th and the “Anything Green T-shirt Sale” March 19th and 20th. Both weekend sales events will include 20% off the featured merchandise as well as 20% off all compact discs.
Paul’s mother Annie hails from County Cavan, Ireland, and has been a major inspiration from day one. His father Eddie has provided hands-on assistancewith bookkeeping and is known as their CFO or “Celtic Financial Officer”. Working directly with Irish manufacturers, Celtic Treasures offers some of the most-hard-to-find Irish Gifts both in-store and on their website. They pride themselves on filling special orders for their customers. Their goal has always been to help patrons find whatever it is they’re looking for. They offer curbside pick-up and shipping anywhere in the US and Canada.
Paul and Antoinette O’Donnell, their staff, and family invite the community to come and join them “celebrate the culture we love”! Paul describes his store’s 30-year appeal in downtown Saratoga in this way, “Stepping into Celtic Treasures saves you a 6000-mile round trip airfare to Ireland. We cater to everyone from Irish immigrants who miss home to 4th generation Irish who are interested in looking up their family history, as well as everyone in- between. From Cadbury chocolate to Galway crystal, we have it all here for you at Celtic Treasures. Come celebrate our 30th Anniversary with us!”
Reflecting on the past three decades of his business, Paul added, “I am truly grateful for the wonderful support our loyal customers have shown us all these years. Our heartfelt thanks also go to our incredible staff, who have been with us for many years, and who are more like family to us!”
Celtic Treasures, located at 456 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, is open seven days a week. Their online store is open 24/7 at shop.celtictreasures.com. For more information visit CelticTreasures.com or call 518-583-9452.