St. Patrick’s Day 2017: Best things to do in Palm Beach County


Grab your favorite green party favors, put on that fabulous green outfit and head to these fun parties, parades and events for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day or the Feast of Saint Patrick is a day to celebrate Irish culture on or around March 17. Some of the festivities start this weekend, here you go:

Lake Worth St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The parade will take place March 17 at 6:30 p.m. in downtown Lake Worth. 

Lake Worth Parade: Lake Ave., Lake Worth; 561-752-0799

>> Related: Best local Irish Pubs for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Boynton Beach Blarney Bash

 Celebrate the Irish at Boynton Beach’s annual Blarney Bash along Ocean Ave. Friday, March 17 from 6 to 10 p.m. Live music from Celtic Mayhem and Clockwork Knotwork. There will be kids' activities such as face painters, balloon artists, a bounce house, rock climbing and a visit from a leprechaun. The free event is located at the Ocean Avenue Amphitheatre. 

Boynton Beach Blarney Bash: Ocean Avenue Amphitheatre, 129 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach.

Paddy Mac’s St. Patrick’s Day Festival

The restaurant’s festival starts at noon on Friday, March 17. Special tents and bars will be set up outside. Live music by Irish bands as well as food and other entertainment. Saturday’s events kick off at noon with Ireland vs. England, Six Nations Rugby shown on the big screen. $20 cover.

Paddy Mac’s: 10971 N. Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens; 561-691-4366.

Roxy’s Pub St. Patrick’s Day Block Party

Roxy’s will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day block party starting with “Kegs & Eggs” from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, March 17. Block party continues until 9 p.m. with live music.

Roxy’s Pub: 309 Clematis St., West Palm Beach; 561-296-7699

O’Shea’s Pub St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

Bagpipers, Irish Dancers and the Gaelic Brew from Ireland are part of O’Shea’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Friday, March 17 at 10 a.m., O’Shea’s will shut down the 500 block of Clematis for the party. 561-833-3865.

O’Shea’s Pub: 531 Clematis St., West Palm Beach; 561-833-3865.

Abacoa’s St. Patrick’s Day Block Party

A block party on Town Center Drive, March 17 from 3 to 10 p.m., featuring live music from The People Upstairs band, a DJ, bagpipers, Cornhole tournament and beer pong table. Also special food and drinks will be available at participating restaurants.

Abacoa Town Center: 1203 Town Center Drive, Jupiter

Brogues Downunder St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 at Brogues Downunder in downtown Lake Worth. The two-day event will run each day from 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. and feature live music and special Irish food.

Brogues Downunder: 621 Lake Ave., Lake Worth; 561-585-1885


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