St. Patty’s Day in Tampa Bay!
Are you ready to have the best St. Patrick’s Day ever in Tampa Bay? From green beer to green rivers, Irish music to corned beef and cabbage, Irishy craft beer to Guinness, look no further.
St. Patrick’s Day Jewelry and Decor March 10
Feeling creative? Make beautiful jewelry pieces while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! For only $45 you can create wire wrapped shamrock ornaments, earrings, bracelets and other handy decorations. The fee includes all the materials needed for the event.
Feel like St. Patty deserves more than one day and want to party all week? Come to Lucky Dill in Palm Harbor and enjoy plenty of green beer, whiskey tastings, fire dancers and much more! Prices range from $12 to $18 and your entrance includes a live performance of The Irish Ramblers. Check the website to learn more about times and line ups.
This St. Patrick’s Day you’ll have the unique opportunity to become a floral decorator at Florist Fire Design House. Arrange beautiful flower arrangements with a focus on green and white in honor of the holiday. Learn basic floral design and feel free to bring your own bottle of wine (or Irish Whisky) to the event. The hosts will provide everything needed for the class.
2020 Mayor’s O’Green fest March 14, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Watch the Hillsborough River turn brilliant green in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Children can enjoy free activities and crafts at the Kids Tent, which will include family fun from Busch Gardens, The Florida Aquarium, MOSI and more!
Saint Patrick’s Family Day March 14
The Way to Happiness Center will be hosting a St. Patrick’s Family Day for everyone to enjoy! There will be complimentary refreshments, arts and crafts for the kids and activities adults can participate in. Admission is free so don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity!
Shamrock River Festival March 14, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Come to the Water Works Park in Tampa to be part of the Shamrock River Festival. There will be a variety of foods for you to taste from vendors and food trucks and Irish-themed treats. Support local businesses by purchasing their boho art, handmade items, plants and much more!
Don’t just get lucky this St. Patty’s Day, be Lucked UP! This bar crawl will be in St. Petersburg and will feature some of its most popular bars. Make sure to check out the website as you can get up to $10 off door price. Also, by downloading the Bar Crawl Nation app you will be able to see the specials for all the venues.
Want to find a lucky bar crawl option in Tampa? Check out Lucky’s St. Patrick’s Day Crawl. Because of all of the bar options, there is no set schedule or agenda. This allows each bar to stay busy, but not too busy so everyone can get their drinks! After the crawl, stick around for the after party from 10 p.m.- Midnight. The event is scheduled for March 14 from 4 p.m. – midnight.
St. Patrick’s Day Run March 14, times vary
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by joining the 3rd Annual Leprechaun’s 5k, 10k, Challenge, and Kid’s Fun Run. Only those who dare to complete both the 5k and 10k runs will pass the leprechaun’s challenge and will be the worthy winners of 3 medals. Kids are welcome to participate in the 100m Fun Run at AI Lopez Park!
This is a race is for all ages! Participate in the 5k and 10k as a runner or simply walk to the finish line! Strollers are welcome and there will be a 1-mile children’s fun race. Show your Irish spirit and bring your best St. Patty’s costume! If you show your bib at O’Brien’s, you’ll be able to enjoy food and drinks with a 10% off.
Saint Patrick’s Night Parade – Rock Concert- Scream Machine Band March 14, 9:30 p.m.
During your visit to Ybor City for their St. Patrick’s Parade, make sure you stop by Gaspar’s Grotto for live music and entertainment. Gaspar’s Grotto is at the heart of the parade and they are ready to party with anyone who wants to join them! The admission is free! They have a musical guest, Tampa’s rock band, Scream Machine!
In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, the Aprons Cooking School will host an Irish brunch at their Tampa location. This brunch class will be taught by an expert Aprons staff member and will include a variety of non-traditional dinner options!
St. Paddy’s Day Street Party 2020 March 17
Join the Wesley Chapel community for their 12th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! The event runs from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., but it is 21 plus after 6 p.m. The Street party will have drink specials and live music. This event is dog friendly so feel free to bring your canine friend with you!
St. Patrick’s Festival in Clearwater March 17-18, times vary
Enjoy Irish live music, food, dancers, bagpipers and much more at the St. Patrick’s Festival in Clearwater. Some great Irish bands such as Wyndbreaker Irish Band, The Black Honkeys and The Bearded Brothers band will be featured at the festival. Bring your kids as there will be many kid-friendly fun activities. Prices range from $5 to $10.
Tampa Lucky Run March 21, times vary
Join the Lutz community on this 8k and 5k run! Test your limits and try to pass the Lucky Challenge by running both races to the end. Bring your kids to enjoy 1 mile of pure fun at the kid’s race. Baby strollers and dogs on leashes welcomed. Check the website for more information on prices and times.