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St. Patrick’s Day 2018 | RVA Edition

The city is going green Saturday for St. Patrick’s Day.

Between festivals and block parties the options are endless for green beer and shamrocks. Here’s a guide to help celebrate St. Patrick’s Day RVA style.

Shamrock the Block in back on the Boulevard and St. Paddy’s Palooza returns to Innsbrook on Saturday, March 17.

Shamrock the Block
St. Paddy’s Palooza








Both events are FREE and will have music, food and beer of course! There will also be kids areas at both festivals so plenty of fun for the whole family to enjoy.

There are also numerous adult only festivities around the city.


Sine Irish Pub & Restaurant – 19th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival featuring Nobody’s Poet | 11 a.m.

District 5 – St. Patrick’s Day Parking Lot Party | 11 a.m.

Southern Railway Taphouse – 5th Annual Patty ‘O Party | 10 a.m.

Rosie Connollys Pub – Rosie’s St. Patrick’s Day Back Lot Party | 10 a.m.

Cha Cha’s Cantina & Society Social Club – RVA Shockoefest | 12 p.m.

Ponies & Pints – Shamrock the Lot | 11 a.m.


Center of the Universe Brewing – St. Paddy’s Shenanigans | 12 p.m.


Last but not least, don’t forget to add March 24 to your calendar! Church Hill St. Patrick’s Festival kicks off from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Check out this years line-up: