St. Patrick's Day events

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Events are on Saturday, March 17 unless otherwise noted.

Bethel Road Pub, 1375 Bethel Road, North Side. Live entertainment by The Pretty Filth and Fallen on High. Food and drink specials throughout the day.

Brazenhead, 1027 W. Fifth Ave., Grandview, and 56 N. High St., Dublin. Live entertainment, Irish dancers, Irish drums and bagpipes. Visit for more information.

Byrne's Pub, 1248 W. Third Ave., Grandview. Events Friday, March 16 through Sunday, March 18. Live music, visit from The Shamrock Club Pipes and Drums. $5 admission before 4 p.m. $10 after 4 p.m. Visit for more information.

Claddagh Irish Pub, 585 S. Front St., Brewery District and 8745 Sancus Blvd., Polaris. Kegs and eggs, rugby and soccer matches, Irish dancers, live music inside and in tents outside. Visit for more information.

Fado, 4022 Townsfair Way, Easton. Friday, March 16: 2-6 p.m. annual head-shaving St. Baldrick's charity event. Live music starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 17: Paddython. 7 a.m. kegs and eggs, live music, authentically Irish outdoor festival. Advance tickets available. Visit for more information.

Flannagan's Dublin, 6835 Caine Road, Dublin. All-day St. Patrick's Day Party. Live entertainment. Visit for more information.

Granville St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl and Poker Run. Beverage Source, Brew's Cafe, Broadway Pub, Buxton Inn Tavern, DaVinci's Lounge, Day y Noche, Granville Inn Pub, Snapshots Lounge, Taco Dan's. Live music at DaVinci's. Room discounts at the Granville Inn and Buxton Inn. for more information.

India Oak, 590 Oakland Park, Clintonville. Live music by Tom Bowman and the Dream Chasers, Irish step dancers, pipes and horn band, corned beef sandwiches.

Kildare's, 1576 N. High St., Campus. Open at 7 a.m. for kegs and eggs. Columbus St. Patrick's Day parade at 11:30 a.m. Live entertainment 2 p.m. to close. Irish bagpipers, dancers and music throughout the day. Visit for more information.

LepreCon in the O'Rena District at 343 Front Street Tavern, Big Bang Piano Bar, Three-Legged Mare, Arena District. Come dressed in your favorite leprechaun attire. Prizes awarded. Live bands, bagpipers, Irish step dancers at Three-Legged Mare.

Loose Goose, 668 Grandview Ave., Grandview. Events begin Wednesday, March 14. Saturday, March 17: 18-hour party. Green eggs and ham, tap the keg bash, pipes and drums and multiple live acts. Beads, hats and party swag for everyone. Sunday, March 18 all-you-can-eat green eggs and ham brunch. Visit for more information.

Park Street Bar Crawl, Friday, March 16 and Saturday, March 17: Park Street Cantina, Park Street Patio, The Social, Brothers, Park Street Tavern, Bar Louie, Park Street Saloon and GasWerks.

Promusica Chamber Orchestra: Irish Melodies. 5:30 p.m., Saturday, March 17. Pontifical College Josephinum, 7625 N. High St., Worthington. Visit for more information.

The Pub Polaris, 1554 Polaris Parkway, Polaris. Saturday, March 17. "Historically accurate" St. Patrick's Day celebration. Kegs and eggs, Irish food specials. Live entertainment and music throughout the day. Visit for more information.

Shamrock Club of Columbus, 60 W. Castle Road, South Side. Open at 5 p.m. Live entertainment. $5 cover charge. Visit for more information.

Skully's Music Diner: Thursday, March 15 Ladies '80s St. Patrick's Day Practice Run, $5 shot and beer special. Saturday, March 17 Le Boom St. Patrick's Day Edition with roeVy, Blatta & Inesha 9 p.m. $10

St. Patrick's Day in Columbus. 9:30 a.m. Mass at Holy Cross Church, 204 S. Fifth St., Downtown. 11:30 a.m. parade steps off on Nationwide Boulevard in the Arena District and ends at Veteran's Memorial on West Broad Street. 1 p.m. Irish Family Reunion at Veteran's Memorial. Visit for more information.

Till Dynamic Fare, 247 King Ave., Victorian Village. Open at 9 a.m. St. Patty's Day Garden Party. Firkin tapping, biodynamic and vegan corned beef all day, late-night Irish punk soundscape.

Woodlands Tavern, 1200 W. Third Ave., Grandview. Open at 9 a.m. Sixteen bands, starting at noon.