Your OFFICIAL Birmingham St. Patrick's Day Guide 2016!
Welcome to your one-stop-shop for ALL the Birmingham events on and leading up to St. Patrick's Day 2016! Check the list below to scout out where you can enjoy traditional Irish food, hear some Irish music, and drink some Irish beer!!! Be sure to join us 6am at Innisfree on 3/17 for some green eggs (in the 'Ham) on the St. Patio! (We do it every year!) Let's just hope there's Redbull in that pot 'o gold! Just remember... "Everyone seen the leprechaun say YEAH!!!"
Five Points South St. Patrick's 32nd Annual Parade & Celebration
Come early or stay after the parade on Saturday, March 12 to grab some lunch, dinner or a drink from any of the participating merchants who will be offering Irish food and drink specials. While getting into the Irish spirit, grab a great spot to watch the parade with the family or visit one of our many indoor music venues. EAT, DRINK & BE GREEN in #5ptsbham! #stpatsfivepoints #stpatsbham. Click the link above for the parade route, music schedule, and specials.
1st Annual Dreamland Bark-B-Que // Sat 3.12 // 10am-1pm
Hey Bham Dreamlandians! Do you love Bar-B-Que? Do you love dogs? Join Dreamland for corn hole, a pet costume contest, live music, face painters, giveaways and more! Lots of fun for two-legged and four-legged family members!
Buck Mulligan's // Sat 3.12 // 9am-2am // $10
Doors open @ 9 am, come watch the parade, be Irish, listen to Jasper Coal, Eat the best feckin' Irish food in town, drink, fall down, repeat! Tickets Available online and at door. There are also VIP packages available ($40 gets you free food, t-shirt, VIP armband, access to VIP room and more!
BMB 5pts // Sat 3.12 // 10am // $10
It's their wildest day of the year and now they are in the center of it all. The madness begins at 10 am & runs all day and night long! There is NO COVER before 7pm. $20 gets you a shirt, the show, and your first shot. Enjoy Sarah Green & The Sunday Lovers and Chad Fisher. Shot Specials, Guinness Specials & Green Beer!
Delta Blues Tamales // Sat 3.12 // 11am-10pm
Come Celebrate St. Patricks Day with Cobb Lane’s newest restaurant. $4.00 pints of Good People Pale Ale, Avondale Vanillaphant Porter, and Straight to Ale Rocket Irish Red as well as many other beer and wine specials. $5 Margaritas and Mud Island Tea all day!
World of Beer // Sat 3.12 // 12pm
Live Music all Day, Swag Giveaways , $4 Select Drafts, $5 Irish Car Bombs, $5 Select Appetizers, , and MORE! Come dressed head to toe in green, and show us your inner Irish spirit! Our beer truck will be outside which will include $4 Woodchuck Gumption, Harpoon UFO, Guinness, Guinness Blonde, and Guinness Nitro IPA! Frank Jordan and Zippy take the stage at 9!
Tour de Brewers 8 // Sat 3.12 // 11am // $25
Run, cycle, skateboard, go horseback and celebrate Birmingham's great craft beer story and support The Dannon Project. This year's event includes Good People, Cahaba Brewing Co, Avondale Brewery, Trim Tab, and Hop City. The event costs $25 per participant. Riders will leave Tin Roof first at 11 am and the runners/walkers/skateboarders will follow shortly after. You will receive your prize ticket when you return to Tin Roof prior to 2 pm. Food, music and drink specials at Tin Roof for the post event celebration.
Shamfest at Mt. Laurel // Sat 3.12 // 12pm
A fun day for the whole family! Kids activities, food, vendors and music all start at noon. The event is hosted by the Red Shamrock
Shamrock Shindig at Sloss // Sat 3.12 // 7pm-11pm // $25+
The 4th Annual #shamrockshindig is going to be bigger, greener, and better than ever. The biggest party in Birmingham will be in the brand new Visitor's Center at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark! Look forward to local craft beers, Irish cocktails, great food from Rusty's Bar-B-Q, live music from The Schmohawks, and chances to win fabulous prizes. Couples tickets are $50 and individual tickets are $30 that include a complimentary drink, heavy hors d'oeuvres, a chance to win the $3,000 Pot O' Gold Grand Prize, and chances to win more prizes in the epic St. Patty's Balloon Drop.
24 Hours of Madness at Innisfree // Thurs 3.17 // 6am-6am // no cover
Go ahead and start hydrating for our annual 24 Hours of Madness, St. Patrick's Day bash. Kegs and Eggs kicks off at 6am with free breakfast, bands all day and night, green beer, 2 DJ's and so much more.
St. Patrick's Day in Five Points South // Thurs 3.17
Come for lunch or after work on Thursday, March 17 for St. Patrick's Day to grab some lunch, dinner or a drink from any of the participating Five Points South merchants who will be offering Irish food and drink specials. Click the link for details.
St. Paddy’s Day at Buck Mulligan’s // Thurs 3.17 // $5 cover after 9
Come out and Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Buck Mulligan's. Irish Musical Guest: Hooley. Food, Drink Specials. With Buck's own special Irish Rowdiness: Toasts, singing, drinking, conniving, and canoodling. You can even Deedle, we won't tell. Band starts at 9pm. $5 cover for band. No cover until 9pm.
St. Pat’s at BMB 5pts // Thurs 3.17 // 11am
Join Black Market Bar for St. Patrick's Day! We'll be open all day long offering up tons of food and drink specials, and Ryan O'Connor will take the stage at 7pm.
Bottle & Bone // Thurs 3.17 // 11am
Celebrate the luck of the Irish will all-day specials at Bottle & Bone
2nd Annual Keep Calm & Suck on // Thurs 3.17 // 4pm-10pm
Join Avondale Brewing Co for their 2nd Annual Crawfish boil with Red Mountain Crawfish Company. RMCC is bringing enough crawfish for 1200 people.
Otey's St. Paddy's Shin-Dig // Thurs 3.17 // 4pm
Come to Otey's in Mtn Brook for some drink and Irish food specials. Also enjoy live music by Allen Barlow and Jon Campbell and The Negotiators!
2nd Annual ShamROCK // Thurs 3.17 // 5:30pm // no cover
The taproom will be green, but the beer won’t be! This St. Patrick’s Day celebrate craft beer and local music at the taproom. Corey Nolen Music & the Steel City Jug Slammers will be joining us this year, and Old Town Pizza & Shindigs Catering will be here to fuel the party. We'll have our Irish Stout on tap, and TWO beer stations to purchase beer. Giveaways, a photo booth and Cahaba Run Club will meet at 6 pm for a free and festive 3 mile fun run if you want a little exercise to work up a thirst.
Beef 'O' Brady's 6th Annual Celebration // Sat 3.19 // 11am
Join B.O.B. in Hoover for the 6th annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration. They'll have live music all day including Henri's Notions, Mother May I, Sassy Brown and Jasper Coal! They'll also have a Kid's Zone with a moonwalk, face painting and games for the kids!