Where to Tap into the Luck of the Irish in NYC
To some, St Patricks Day in New York City is one of the most serious days of the year – and by serious, I mean serious partying! Whether you are Irish and looking to celebrate your heritage, or just love Irish Pubs and Crawls, NYC has a ton of St. Patrick’s Day Events.
Things to do on St. Patricks Day in NYC range from the famous St. Patricks Day Parade and St. Patrick’s Cathedral to the world’s largest Pub Crawl or more sophisticated “only in NYC.” St. Patricks day is always March 17th, and when it falls on a Sunday, most activities, including the parade are celebrated the day before. St. Patricks Day is Friday, March 17, 2017. Add an event to the St Patricks Day in New York City calendar.
St Patty’s Day Pub Crawl – World’s Largest Pub Crawl
March 16, 17 & 18, 2017
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Celebrate St Patricks Day in New York City at NYC’s largest pub crawl with an amazing bevy of beverages.
Wear festive green to prance around on St Patrick’s Day in New York City and take advantage of various drink specials. Each venue throughout New York City will have their own theme parties. There’s nothing like Saint Patty’s Day in New York City to bring everyone together with fun and booze, and this year’s Saint Patty’s Day Pub Crawl is going to be the biggest pub crawl EVER!
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 17, 2017, 11am
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is one of New York City’s greatest traditions. The parade hosts 150,000- 250,000 marchers, along with many great bands; bagpipes, high school bands and the ever-present politicians in front of approx 2 million spectators.
The 2016 parade route begins at 44th Street and 5th Ave, goes up 5th Ave, past St. Patrick’s Cathedral at 50th Street, and continues up to 79th Street. More on the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in NYC.
St Patricks Day in Times Square
Whether you want:
- St Paddy’s specials on tourist attractions
- A sophisticated roof top party
- Irish Pubs
- Broadway show
- March Madness activities
- or straight up green beer…
There is tons to do in Times Square on St Paddy’s Day.
Dempsey’s Irish Pub – East Village
61 2nd Ave (3rd & 4th Sts)
Dempsey’s usually hosts a traditional Irish Session of live music.
In general, Dempsey’s offers everything from traditional Irish music nights to trivia pub quiz nights, with every night including pool, darts and beer pong. Not to mention its a great place to see your favorite sporting events. Complete with top quality plasma TV’s, surround sound, satellite and cable TV feeds Dempsey’s brings you the best of the best in sport, local, national and international.
More East Village Irish Bars
The Blind Pig | Nevada Smith’s | Central Bar | Slainte | Village Pourhouse | Company Bar
More St. Patrick’s Day Events NYC
- St. Patrick’s Day: A Tribute to the Tredwells’ Irish Servants with Bridget Murphy and “Spirit of the Irish” Candlelight Ghost Tour of Manhattan’s Most Haunted House (The New York Times) @ merchantshouse.org
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St Patricks Day in New York City Vacation Package
Check out this great St Patrick’s Day New York City Vacation Package customized by local NYC vacation experts.
- Accommodations for 2 nights or longer at a midtown Manhattan hotel just a short stroll from the parade route
- Free admission to the Empire State Building Observatory, Museum of the City of New York or NY Water Taxi Statue of Liberty Flex Pass
- Free admission to the American Museum of Natural History, Metropolitan Museum of Art or Top of the Rock Observation Deck
The best part is they do ALL the planning for you and let you customize your trip exactly the way you want! Plus, you’ll have all your tickets and itineraries in hand before you visit!