St. Patrick’s Day Events Entice Revelers to Downtown Long Beach
2013-03-14 · By Editor
Get ready to paint Downtown Long Beach green on St. Patrick’s Day. On Sunday, March 17, Downtown will be filled with Irish spirit with celebrations of the annual feast day in honor of Ireland’s patron saint. From green garlic bread to free fried pickles, businesses are finding lots of ways to tempt party-goers into trying their luck downtown.
Check out these special St. Patrick’s Day events, and if we missed one, leave a note in the comments.
The Auld Dubliner
Open for a full Irish breakfast at 8 a.m., with a full menu of traditional Irish favorites served all day. Enjoy the largest selection of Irish whiskey in Southern California. Live Irish music with Humble Hooligans starts at 3 p.m. www.aulddubliner.com. 71 South Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
Clancy’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
Clancy’s serves up Irish food and drinks. Enjoy the fresh air in the outdoor beer garden and catch live music. www.clancyslbpub.com. 803 East Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802
District Wine is getting in on the St. Paddy’s Day festivities with green Mimosas from noon to 3pm, and red and green Sangria while supplies last. www.districtwine.com. 144 Linden Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
Congregation Ale House
Get your Irish on with specialty beer on tap and the Best Black & Tan in Town. Fun Giveaways Including: Green McChouffe Elf Hats & Key Chains. 201 E Broadway 562-432-2337
Kitchen Den Bar – KDB
KBD will be serving corn beef tacos, 3 tacos for $4 with chips and salsa, and offering festive drink specials. www.kdblongbeach.com 10 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
The Laugh Factory
Slap on some green and get some giggles and cocktails at The Laugh Factory. The Laughs of the Irish comedy shows, is at 8 p.m. and tickets start at $17. www.laughfactory.com. 151 South Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
Shamrock N Roll on The Queen Mary
Shamrock ‘N’ Roll, an annual Queen Mary event, features an amazing line-up of live entertainment sure to make you dance a jig all night long. So try your best Irish brogue and sing along to a mix of good ol’ Irish party tunes and upbeat Celtic rock music that would make St. Patty proud. Tickets are $15 per person. http://www.queenmary.com/shamrock/. 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, CA 90802
With two locations, Shannon’s Pubs are Irish 365 days a year. http://www.shannonspubs.com/. 209 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA, 90802 and Shannon’s on Bayshore.
Stefano’s Pizza & Pasta
Stefano’s will be offering festive green garlic break for $3.99 and Irish green lime margaritas for $3.99. www.stefanoslongbeach.com. 429C Shoreline Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802.
Shenanigans Irish Pub & Grille
Food and drink specials all day and live entertainment by local Irish band Dublin Public from 2pm-6pm and 8pm-midnight. http://shenaniganslb.com 423-A Shoreline Village Drrive.
Taco Beach Cantina
Free St. Patrick’s Day badges and pens with the purchase of an Irish Whisky. http://www.tbcantina.com 211 Pine Avenue
For more information about the DLBA, its programs and events, visit www.downtownlongbeach.org or call 562-436-4259.