8+ Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2017 In Philadelphia

A pot full o’ ideas for Irish merriment...

It’s a day for revelry — and a day when Philly proudly celebrates all things Irish.

Whether the St. Patrick’s Day celebration includes a hearty plate of beef stew, dancing to live music or partying with green beads and hats, 2017’s events offer a host of possibilities.

Here are some ways to get into the shamrock and corned beef spirit this St. Patrick’s Day in Philly.

Bridget Foy's

Bridget-Foys-780uwPhoto courtesy Bridget Foy's

Visit South Street’s party place for Irish food and drink specials all week. Among the Emerald Isle offerings: Jameson’s Manhattans, Bassett’s Irish coffee ice cream, Guinness beef stew, corned beef and cabbage and more.

Bridget Foy's

When:Through March 17
Where:Bridget Foy's, 200 South Street

www.bridgetfoys.com

St. Patrick’s Day Party at SugarHouse Casino

The crowds will be donning green hats and drinking green beers at SugarHouse Casino where John McNutt’s Keltic Warrior Irish Party Rock Show will provide a soundtrack. In addition to themed food and drink specials, the casino is offering chances to win Free Play.

St. Patrick’s Day Party at SugarHouse Casino

When:Friday, March 17, 6 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where:SugarHouse Casino, 1001 N. Delaware Avenue

www.sugarhousecasino.com

XFINITY Live!

Xfinity-Live-Interior-New-2017-720uwPhoto courtesy Xfinity Live

The luck of the Irish is alive and well at XFINITY Live! where the Victory Beer Hall hosts live music by Bangarang and apropos drink specials such as Irish car bombs, Jameson whiskey and green beer. Prizes from the Pot o’ Gold and a midnight balloon drop complete the Erin-themed festivities.

XFINITY Live!

When:Friday, March 17, 8 p.m.
Where:XFINITY Live! Philadelphia, 1100 Pattison Avenue
Cost:Pay as you go

www.xfinitylive.com

St. Patrick’s Week Bash at Howl at the Moon

Most people end up howling one way or another on St. Patrick’s Day, so it only makes good sense to take advantage of the green draft beer, car bombs and 86-ounce Get Lucky Buckets at Center City’s singalong spot.

St. Patrick’s Week Bash at Howl at the Moon

When:Friday, March 17
Where:Howl at the Moon Philadelphia, 258 South 15th Street

www.howlatthemoon.com

St. Patrick’s Day at McGillin’s Olde Ale House

It doesn’t get more classic than the green beer and the convivial atmosphere at Philly’s most historic Irish bar. It’s a daylong affair with specials to keep the party going.

St. Patrick’s Day at McGillin’s Olde Ale House

When:Friday, March 17
Where:McGillin's Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury Street

www.mcgillins.com

St. Patrick’s Day at Fado

The party can start as early as 7 a.m. for those who dare. Live music begins at 2 p.m., with sets from Goodman Fiske and 52 Pick Up, followed by DJ sets from Club Shebeen and Press Play.

St. Patrick’s Day at Fado

When:Friday, March 17
Where:Fado Irish Pub Philadelphia, 1500 Locust Street

www.fadoirishpub.com

St. Paddy’s Day Party at Ardmore Music Hall

Jellyroll supplies the live soundtrack during this St. Patrick’s Day extravaganza, with proceeds benefiting the film Home: A Rockumentary Celebrating the Andrew Jackson School’s Student Rock Band.

St. Paddy’s Day Party at Ardmore Music Hall

When:Friday, March 17
Where:The Ardmore Music Hall, 23 Lancaster Avenue

www.ardmoremusic.com

St. Paddy's Day Party at Mad River

Manayunk goes green with live music from Five Times Famous and sets by DJ Freezie and DJ Kevin. Count on Bud Light, Crown Royal and car bomb drink specials to keep spirits spirited.

St. Paddy's Day Party at Mad River

When:Friday, March 17, 5 p.m.
Where:Mad River Manayunk, 4100 Main Street

www.madrivermanayunk.com

St. Patrick’s Day Philly Official Bar Crawl

Ten Old City bars (The Gaslight, Lucha Cartel, Sto's Bar, National Mechanics and more!) come together for the ultimate in St. Patrick’s indulgence. Start at The Gaslight and move through the neighborhood for a free T-shirt, free green swag, food specials, DJs and live music and discounted drinks to keep the merriment flowing.

St. Patrick’s Day Philly Official Bar Crawl

When:Saturday, March 18, noon-8 p.m.
Where:Bar crawl starts at The Gaslight, 120 Market Street

READ MORE

Neighborhoods

Categories

Leave a comment directly on the blog

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *