NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It is the beginning of March and that means it’s time to celebrate Irish-American Heritage month.

There is a celebration of Irish culture taking place in New York City at the Craic Festival.

The annual event highlights Irish films and music.

CBS2’s Andrea Grymes spoke to festival founder Terance Mulligan and Irish blues harmonica player Paddy Smith about the event. Click on the video player for more.