NEW YORK - MARCH 17: A woman wearing tinted shamrock glasses watches the 243rd Anuual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)
Hooley’s Irish Pub and Grill will be hosting Hooleyfest, complete with beer gardens, drinking and food vendors, and special performances. There will be free shuttle service between the two pub locations and free rides home within a five mile radius.
At Gallaghers, you can spend three full days celebrating that 2% of Irish heritage you think you have on your mother's side. They've got cheap beers, homemade Irish grub, dancers and one huge party. The event starts Saturday, March 13 then begins again Tuesday, March 16 and goes through Wednesday, St. Patrick's Day.
In Pacific Beach, Buckfast Superbee are scheduled to perform a live acoustic set on the rooftop of Firehouse American Eatery + Lounge on Wednesday, St. Patrick’s Day.
91x Presents Pennywise with Aggrolites and The Darlings at the downtown House of Blues beginning at 7 p.m. Wed. March 17.
Miller Lite ShamROCK, presented by Jameson Irish Whiskey and The Field, is one of downtown San Diego’s largest block parties of the year. Enjoy three stages of live music, Irish bands (including Young Dubliners!), local DJs, go-go dancers and authentic Irish fayre.
The Costa Mesa-based group The Fenians will be performing St. Patrick's Day at Pechanga Indian Casino starting at 8 p.m.
Escape from the rowdy leprechauns with a beautiful mix of Irish tunes, Celtic melodies and traditional dance at the Celtic Celebration at the Pops Wednesday.. Featuring Celtic music favorites the Brian Baynes Band, Irish singer Siobhán (pronounced "Shiv-AHN") O'Brien and the Malone Academy of Irish Dance.
Come out to Wine Steals in Hillcrest for a St. Paddy’s Beer Tasting extravaganza! Taste six Irish beers for only $5, from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.