Every year St. Patrick's Day rolls around, giving us a reason to celebrate while sporting our greenest outfits. Seattle Refined decided to save everyone the trouble, and so we've pulled together an extensive list of what you can do for St. Patty's Day this year.
St. Patrick's Day Parade, Irish Festival 2019 The Irish Heritage Club has an itinerary for those who want to celebrate Irish heritage with the community. The events start with a Flag Raising hosted by Irish Heritage Club officials, Seattle's may, and a visiting mayor from Galway, Ireland! They will then lead a St. Patrick's Day parade to the monorail, where you'll hop on the train to the Armory for the Irish Festival and closing ceremony.
King County Administration
500 4th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
Date & Time: Mar. 16, 12:20 p.m.
St. Pat's Parade O' Pints Wait a minute -- you mean to tell me I can enjoy four hours of busing around the Ballard Brewery District? That means 11 Breweries at your disposal for this St. Patrick's Day. Hop on a Hale's Ales famous double-decker bus at any of the five conveniently placed stops, purchase the $5 bracelet, and cruise around to the different participating breweries.
826 NW 49th At.
Seattle, WA 98107
Date & Time: Mar. 16, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
St. Patrick's Day Dash Ain't no rest for the lucky, and if you're one of those folks who likes to get their body moving then you might just want to sign up for the St. Patrick's Day Dash! This dash starts near the Space Needle and ends at the St. Patrick's beer garden, but all ages are welcome to join in on the fun Leprechaun Lap. Consider to an additional donation when you register, because all raised funds are donate to local charities. Oh, and don't forget to sport your green!
305 Harrison St.
Seattle, WA 98109
Date & Time: Mar. 17, Various Times
Polecat's St. Paddy's Day Party If all you want to do is sit back and enjoy some tunes, Nectar Lounge will be hosting Polecat for this St. Patrick's Day party. Polecat is known for their Americana, celtic, rock, reggae, and world music fusion, and they promise a good show.
412 N 36th St.
Seattle, WA 98103
Date & Time: Mar. 17, 7:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
St. Paddy's Day Cruise There are no rules against getting all fancied up this St. Patrick's Day, which is why Waterways is inviting you to step on their yacht that'll make all your friends turn green with envy. Not only will you get one complimentary drink, but you'll have exclusive access to Irish specialty cocktails, beers, and whiskey. Oh, and of course there will be appetizers for you to enjoy all through the night!
2441 N Northlake Way
Seattle, WA 98103
Date & Time: Mar. 16, 9:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Jameson Jitney Pub Crawl The Jameson Jitney is the vintage ride that is perfect for any occasion, especially one involving a pub crawl. For this St. Patrick's Day, enjoy a boozy route to The Chieftan, Fado Irish Pub, and Buckley's in Belltown where you can redeem e Drink Tokens. That's not all you get! Between a formal tasting led by Seattle's Jameson specialist and a cool limited edition Jameson Jitney Visor & Mason Jar, you get an After-Party full of games and more drink specials. Clearly, no amount of explanation can do this sweet ride any justice.
Lucky's St. Patrick's Day Crawl This is a whole extravaganza for your St. Patrick's Day of 2019, and you should never settle for less! This Pub Crawl is set to include 5+ Venues from which you can get 2 Free Drinks, and let's not forget about the crazy after party. This elaborate schedule has an exclusive crawl map, prizes, a professional photographer, and more. Make sure you secure your spot, because something tells me this experience is going to go like hot cakes.
LepreCon: St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl So you've heard of SantaCon, now get ready for LepreCon! This big event is set to start in Downtown and leave you in Pioneer Square, all while giving you access to multiple venues, live entertainment, and drink specials, all of which is accessible when you register for the event's wristband. While the specific itinerary isn't out just yet, just know that you will be seeing green and lots of it, so come sporting your own lucky looks.
Locations and Times TBD
St. Patrick's Day Boat Party in Seattle 2019 How does it feel to walk on water? That's not exactly what this event is about, but you do get to party on a boat and that's just as good if not better! They've got a full bar, a 3-hour cruise, great music, and more! Make sure you dress in the proper green attire, because a photographer might snap a picture or two of you throughout the night!
Emerald City Party Boat
1611 Fairview Ave. East
Seattle, WA 98102
Date & Time: Mar. 16, 9:30 p.m. - Mar. 17. 1:30 a.m.
Irish Stroll Stroll, Crawl, or a Hop-Skip-Jump, whatever you want to call it, more booze is calling your name. This annual Irish Stroll celebrates the Emerald Isle with drink specials at Seattle's best bars and pubs. Visit participating bars (such as Ozzie's, McMenamins Queen Anne, and more) in whichever order picks your fancy after registration, and where green if you can!
105 W Mercer St.
Seattle, WA 98119
Date & Time: Mar. 16, 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Registration 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
St. Patrick's Beer Glass Painting Drinking beer on St. Patty's Day is cool and all, but it's not so cool when you don't have your own personalized glass! Worry not, because Paint & Party at Redmond's Hop House has your back. Drink beer while you paint a glass to hold more beer, and each attendee will paint two glasses. If you feel you're the 21st century Picasso, you can dance to the beat of your own drum . Or, if you're a 21st century Picasso in the making, a little instruction will be provided.
9300 160th Ave. NE #130
Redmond, WA 98052
Date & Time: Mar. 7, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Kiss Me, I'm Irish Yet another bar crawl for all of your crawling needs, folks. This one features a $3 Beer, $4 Mixed Drink, and $5 Shot sample drink special. The map will drop 24 hours prior to the crawl, so make sure you have your wristband pre-purchased!
The Crocodile (Check-in)
220 2nd Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
Date & Time: Mar. 17, 11:00 a.m. - Mar. 18, 2:00 a.m.
Hollywood Tavern Leading up to the lucky day, Hollywood Tavern will be serving St. Patrick's Day-Inspired dishes. Opt-in for their St. Patty's Day Lamb Burger special, which Hollywood Tavern co-owner Thomas Self describes as a "rif on the traditional Irish dish Colcannon." You can also enjoy a delicious Irish Coffee Milkshake. Both of these specials are available now until March 17th.
14501 Woodinville-Redmond Rd. NE
Woodinville, WA 98072
Feed Co. Burgers Prepare for some hot new menu items from drop this weekend at Feed Co. Burgers. Aside from a milk shake with lucky charms, you'll get to choose from a good number of delicious burgers. Chef Scott Staples has cooked up a Spicy Corned Beef Special, built from corned beef, manchego cheese, spicy thousand island sauce. pickled pepper with cabbage slaw, all on rye bread. And that's only one of their new items!
1190 24th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122