With St. Patrick’s Day coming up next weekend, there’s a bunch of fun and exciting events happening in the city to celebrate the tradition. We’ve assembled a list of celebrations that would be great to enjoy with your sweetie. So, get on your best green outfit and festive attire and check out some of what’s going on!
Sold out for 5 years in a row, Guinness SPD party is definitely one of Toronto’s most lively St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Taking place at 11 Polson St., the event features a main stage with live entertainment and Irish dancers, 2 side rooms with multiple DJ’s, outdoor patios with interactive games, a free pancake breakfast & Lucky Charms cereal bar, and much more. Join thousands of others for this epic St. Paddy’s party. Tickets have different entry hours, but once you are in you may stay as long as you want!
Tickets and information available here: https://www.ticketlabs.com/event/15535/
Shamrock Fest 2019
This year marks the 11th annual St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Fest at Cabin Five (The Fifth Social Club) 225 Richmond St. West in downtown Toronto. The event features live DJ performances, free festive hats and beads, Irish dancers, a giant green-confetti showcase, and more. If you want to get wild and dance the night away, this is the place to do it. Party starts on Saturday March 16th at 10pm and runs until Sunday March 17th at 3am. Advance tickets are available online for $10 or at the door for $20.
Tickets and information available here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-st-patricks-day-partyshamrock-fest-2019-event-tickets-56936201712
St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl
Get in the spirit by drinking a green beer at one of the stops of the St. Paddy’s Day Pub Crawl, on Saturday March 16th. General admission tickets are $15 and $25 for 2. Your ticket purchase includes admission to all 4 of the participating bars which are: Grace O’Malley’s- at 8pm, Tequila Jacks-9pm, Orchid- 10pm, and The Pint-11pm onward. You’ll pick up your wristbands at Grace O’Malley’s at 8pm and they will grant you entry to all of the venues. A Pub Crawl Host will escort you to each venue which allows you to skip the line if you arrive with them, so make sure to do so!
Tickets and information available here: https://www.clubcrawlers.com/advancedmyscene/stpatricksday/event/st.-pattys-day-pub-crawl
Not feeling the nightlife this weekend? Add a St. Patrick’s Day brewery crawl by Big Rock Brewery to your itinerary on Sunday. This tour will meet at Liberty Commons at 42 Liberty Street then make visits to Rainhard Brewing as well as the Great Lakes Brewery, then finishing up at the Big Rock Brewery in Etobicoke where guests will be fed pizza, before heading back to Liberty Commons. The crawl meets at 1:00pm and runs until 6pm. Tickets are available online for $40 and include one beer at each brewery, food, and transportation.
Tickets and information available here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-st-patricks-day-brewery-crawl-tickets-57627674927?aff=ebdssbdestsearch