Get out you best green outfit, St. Patrick’s Day is almost here!
The annual celebration falls on a Saturday this year, offering the perfect chance to go full Irish all weekend.
Here’s where to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Toronto.
Big News Breakfast takes over the tap room slinging delicious breakfast sandwiches and treats for to accompany celebratory St. Patrick’s Day beers.
When: March 17, noon
Where: Rainhard Brewing Co. 100 Symes Rd, Toronto
Price: Admission is free.
This St. Party’s Day beer crawl meets up for a few beers in Liberty Village before loading up a bus and heading to Henderson Brewery, then onto Black Oak Brewery, before capping the adventure off at Big Rock’s Etobicoke brewery.
When: March 17, 11:30 am
Where: Liberty Commons at Big Rock Brewery, 42 Liberty Street, Toronto
Price: Tickets are $35.
Start pretending your Irish early with a practice day, a full 24-hours in advance of St. Paddy’s proper at Brazen Head.
On the big day: expect plenty of Guinness, great food and local, live music.
When: March 16 to 18
Where: 165 East Liberty Street, Toronto
This St. Patrick’s Day, special guests Robbie & Matthew will provide the Irish-style entertainment to accompany the expansive selection of draft beers at this Liberty Village beer bar.
When: Friday, March 17
Where: 107 Atlantic Avenue, Toronto
Look forward to a full day of dancing, DJs, swag and beer during the Shamrock shenanigans kicking off at 11 am at this downtown bar.
When: March 17, from 11 am
Where: 250 Adelaide Street West, Toronto
Now in its third year, this decidedly queer take on St. Patrick’s Day celebrations will take over The 519 for a bash complete with live music, Irish-style pub fare, a games room, and more.
When: March 17, 4 pm to 11 pm
Where: 519 Church Street, Toronto
The College Street bar celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with live cover music from Clever Girl, beer specials offered from 4 pm to 8 pm, and prize giveaways!
When: March 17, 4 pm
Where: 647 College Street, Toronto
Price: Tickets from $15
Tickets are on sale now ($20 in advance, of $25 at the door) for this annual St. Patrick’s Day party at Steam Whistle Brewing. Get lucky here with brewery-fresh Pilsner, eats from the Irish Embassy, Irish dancers, foot-stomping, and more.
When: Friday, March 17, 4 pm
Where: 255 Bremner Boulevard, Toronto
Price: Tickets are $24
Live Celtic music, $5 Jameson shots, and $7 Lucky Charm Lager, are all on offer at the St. Paddy’s Day Malarkey & Shenanigans happening at this Irish public house.
When: March 17
Where: 221 Carlton Street, Toronto
Price: No cover