Whether you’re looking for green beer, day parties, Irish eats, or anything in between, we’ve compiled a list of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations going on around Austin that has a little something for everyone.
All day on St. Patty’s, Zate is taking over Green Light Social with an exclusive party lounge upstairs in Benny’s Room (Greenlight’s speakeasy-style cocktail bar). There will be different DJ sets going on all day, and if you show your app, you’ll get to fast track the line and even get some free drinks. Get access to their exclusive party lounge in Benny’s Room by showing proof of your completed Zate profile.
Location – Green Light Social, 720 West 6th Street
Head to the park at the Indeed Tower for a lively afternoon bash this St. Patrick’s Day. Under the emerald glow of the tower’s sparkling 20-foot tall light art installation, The Kilroy Star, attendees can enjoy live music and performances from Austin’s famed Celtic band The Here & Now and the dancers of the Irish Dance Center. This open to the public event welcomes attendees of all ages to pack a picnic and celebrate in The Park at Indeed Tower.
Location – Indeed Tower, 200 West 6th Street
Come to Otopia Rooftop and celebrate St. Patrick’s day! As the Campus District’s only rooftop pool and lounge, Otopia is going to give you the luck o’ the Irish. Enjoy green beer, Jameson shots, lite bites, and more! There will be a DJ from 5-9 pm, St. Patty’s themed food and drinks, cabana rentals, and more.
Location – Otopia Rooftop, 1901 San Antonio Street, #Unit 1100
Beerburg together with Austin-based nonprofit Love-A-Bull host St. Pitties Day, a donation drive and market. Event features dog-friendly vendors set up from 3 – 5pm on March 20th. Any donation to Love-A-Bull will enter into a raffle to win a brew day at Beerburg. The winner will get to come up with a recipe and brew a batch at Beerburg and have their beer on the tap wall for a limited time. Beerburg will be donating $1 for every pint sold to Love-a-Bull for the first hour of the event. Love-A-Bull is a community organization dedicated to education, support, and rescue of bully breed dogs.
Location – Beerburg Brewing, 13476 Fitzhugh Road
On March 17 for St. Patrick’s Day, guests can head over to B.D. Riley’s for Irish music at noon with Daithi, “The Chancers” at 2 p.m. and Kristen Gibbs for her “Rock ‘n Roll Harp set at 5:30 p.m. Taking place on March 12, B.D. Riley’s will also be hosting a St. “Practice” Day event for guests who wish to celebrate and get a head start on the festivities before St. Patrick’s Day. Those who choose to attend can expect to watch the “6 Nations” Rugby Tournament starting at 8:15 a.m. and of course, live music starting at 1:00 p.m. Both events are family friendly and have no cover charge, so stop by to enjoy an evening filled with Irish music, food, drinks and entertainment.
Location – B.D. Riley’s, 1905 Aldrich St., Ste 130
Celebrate St. Patricks day with an all-day street festival on Rock Rose filled with green beer, Irish and American comfort foods, live music, and bagpipes! Rock Rose in the Domain will be blocked off for Jack & Gingers, 77 Degrees Rooftop, and Wonder Bar to put on this epic St. Pattys day celebration starting at noon! Wristbands start at $20 and are sold at the door only.
Location – Jack & Gingers, 11500B Rock Rose Ave.
Get your laughs in during Creek And The Cave’s St. Patricks Day themed comedy show. Enjoy an offensively Irish comedy show that encourages attendees to come dressed in their St. Paddy’s Day best! Show start at 4pm and it’s completely free to attend.
Location – Creek And The Cave, 611 East 7th Street
The Cavalier is throwing an all day St. Patrick’s Day bash. There will be yard games, jams from DJ Kid Gorilla, food and drink specials, and more. Event is family and dog friendly.
Location – The Cavalier, 2400 Webberville Road