Thursday, March 17th is Saint Patrick's Day or the Feast of Saint Patrick. Philadelphia is a great place to celebrate this holiday. You can get lucky throughout the city with the various specials and events that are happening!
| For The Family |
| Olney Free Library, Arts & Crafts | Take the family out to make leprechauns and shamrocks. This is a free event that the kids will love!
| Brandywine Museum, Educational & Crafts | Children will hear the tale of the tallest leprechaun, explore the museum, and make a craft. This event is $5 for children with one free parent.
| Irish Memorial, Ceremony | At the Irish Memorial you and your children ages 8 and up will see the 11th Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony. This is a free event in honor of Irish Ancestry and An Gorta Mor.
| For The 21 & Up Crowd |
| Fado Irish Pub | Begin your St. Patrick's Day festivities early with free all you can eat pancakes, a full breakfast with a donation to AoH starting at 8am. After 2pm -2am there is a $10 cover. Fado will have live music in the early part of the day and will switch to a DJ at 10pm!
| Kildare's Irish Pub | If you are in the Manayunk area be sure to start your celebration at Kildare's, opening at 8am with a $10 Irish Breakfast Buffet until noon! You will also enjoy food & drink specials, contests (kilt contest) !
|Bridget Foy's| Starting at 11:30 am, enjoy Guinness Beef Stew, Corned Beef and Cabbage, Lamb Burger, and more! While you enjoy your food you will hear music by Connemara Codfish Company.
| For The Milkshake Lover |
| McDonald's | Enjoy one of McDonald's well anticipated shakes, the Shamrock Shake before it's too late!
| The Shake Shack | Visit the Philadelphia and King of Prussia locations on St. Patrick's Day to indulge in their chocolate mint shakes to celebrate. Other shakes and frozen custard concretes will be on special!