Where to celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Green beer, bangers and mash and Irish tunes are headed your way this weekend.
Irish food and music at Mudhook Brewing Co. – March 17
Start your day off with an Irish breakfast sandwich, platter or bowl and a pint of Redeye Irish Red, starting at 7 a.m. at Mudhook Brewing Co., 34 N. Cherry Lane. Shepherd’s pie, bangers and mash and Irish stew will also be on the menu for lunch and dinner, followed by live music from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. March 17.
Tutoni’s St. Francis’s Day – March 17
He might cook Italian dishes for a living, but Tutoni’s chef Franky, from Ireland, can make a mean shepherd’s pie. Join him on St. Patrick’s Day for an Irish Flag cocktail, shepherd’s pie and other Irish favorites at Tutoni's, 108 N. George St. Visittutonis.com/st-franciss-day for details.
St. Natty’s Day at Granfalloons – March 17
Granfalloons, 41 E. Princess St., will offer $0.50 Natty Boh drafts from 8 to 11 p.m. and special appearances by St. Natty and DJ Hawk at 8 p.m.
“The Irish and How They Got That Way” – March 17-20
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Theater of the Seventh Sister's performance of "The Irish and How They Got That Way." This thought-provoking musical will be held at Ephrata Main Theatre, 124 E. Main St., Ephrata at 8 p.m. March 17-19 and 2 p.m. March 20. Tickets are $25. Visit seventhsister.com for more info.
King Street Seisiún – March 20
Annie Bailey's Irish Pub and Tellus360 are teaming up with the Lancaster Office of Promotion to bring an all-things Irish block party to the zero block of East King Street. The party, held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., will include a lineup of live Irish music, an Irish menu from Annie Bailey's and Tellus360 and two beer trucks, featuring Irish favorites, such as Guinness Stout, Magners Irish Cider, Smithwick's Irish Red Ale and Harp Lager. Tickets are $15. Click here for details.
Rhythm in the Night – March 18
Don't miss this Irish dance spectacular coming to Hershey Theatre, 15 E. Caracas Ave., Hershey. The show starts at 8 p.m. and is described as a re-imagination of traditional Irish dance that takes the audience on a fallen hero's journey to redemption. Tickets range from $30-$55 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com.