The Rev. Dan Madigan is bringing Irish entertainers to Sacramento on St. Patrick's Day to raise money for a new food locker.
Father Madigan, founder of Sacramento Food Bank Services, is in the beginning stages of establishing a food locker at St. Joseph Church, 32890 South River Road in Clarksburg.
Madigan, the pastor of St. Joseph Church, said the two Irish shows on March 17, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., will include song, dance, comedy and blarney.
The Irish Variety Show will be held at the Dante Club, 2330 Fair Oaks Blvd. For $25 tickets call (916) 371-7052 or ticketriver.com/event/5461.
Madigan, who retired from the Sacramento food bank in 2007, grew up at the mouth of the River Shannon, near Shanagolden, County Limerick. He attended a seminary in Ireland.