As they say, everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. The city will be bustling with St. Patrick’s Day events in the coming days, regardless of whether or not you decide to wear green.
New York City “Luck of the Irish” Pub Crawl
Bar None + Various Venues, 98 3rd Avenue, Manhattan
Grab your best green garb and take a journey through New York City’s pub scene. Pub Crawls is hosting a special weekend-long tour that takes you through some of the city’s best pubs so you can be geared up to find your go-to spot for St. Patrick’s Day to come. Tickets start at $11 and can be purchased on pubcrawls.com.
Freak Party Paddy’s Day
Littlefield, 635 Sackett Street, Brooklyn
March 13, 9 p.m.
Brooklyn’s Littlefield is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day a bit early with a unique bash on Friday the 13th. Starting at 9 p.m., Loop Troupe, Freak Party Paddy’s Day features an extensive array of live musicians, singers, dancers, actors and leprechauns bringing you all the jams, jigs and lucky charms you’ve always been after. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, advance tickets are available at littlefieldnyc.com. Must be 21 years or older to attend.
St. Patrick’s Day Silent Clubbing
Katch Astoria, 31-19 Newtown Avenue, Queens
March 14, 8 p.m.
Dance the night away while not breaking any sound ordinances at a special St. Patrick’s Day-themed silent disco. Three DJs will spin classic hits all night long right into your headphones, just pick your favorite station! There’s no dress code, but green is highly recommended. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, and available on eventbrite.com. Your ticket gets you entrance, glow in the dark gear to wear and three DJs battling for your attention. You must be 21 years old or older to attend.
Shamrock Saturday St. Patrick’s Day Party
Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge, 485 7th Ave 18th floor, Manhattan
March 14, 1 to 4 p.m.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day a bit early at Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge. Starting at 1 p.m. on March 14, they’re throwing a one-of-a-kind bash with carousel seating, oversized topiary gardens, and a miniature putt-putt featuring life-size animals. Must be 21 or older to attend. Tickets are $20 and are available at nightout.com.
City Winery Pop-Up at Rockefeller Center
45 Rockefeller Center Plaza, Manhattan
March 17, 10 a.m to 10 p.m.
Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day at City Winery’s pop-up in Rockefeller Center. The pop-up is opening an hour early and will offer a 10% discount on green beer and wine throughout the day. Each dome is heated, can hold up to 10 people and offers VIP service to avoid any lines at the bar. Reservations are available on Resy.
352 7th Avenue, Manhattan
Mustang Harry’s is offering an elevated departure from green beer and shamrock shots this St. Paddy’s Day. They have an extensive collection of 200+ Irish whiskeys, Irish gins, and other fine spirits from around the globe, plus an array of traditional Irish comforts, including their Classic Irish Breakfast, their Irish Breakfast Burger, Corned Beef Sandwich, Irish-style Pan Roasted Salmon & Colcannon Potatoes; and Shepherd’s Pie.
Sober St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Youth Center, 268 Mulberry St., Manhattan
March 17, 5 to 7:30 p.m.
Looking for some family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day fun? Head to St. Patrick’s Youth Center for a night of Irish culture with top-notch musicians. Plus, your ticket gets you snacks, baked goods, coffee, tea, and soft drinks. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and students and $10 for kids under 10, and are available at soberstpatricksday.org.
Editor’s note: All plans are subject to change given the ongoing concern with coronavirus.