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St. Patrick’s Day Parties where the Irish Tradition Lives on

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 15, 2018 9:00:00 AM

St. Patrick’s Day Parties

In just a couple days, bars and pubs all around New York will be packed with people celebrating the patron saint of Ireland. Whether you’re drinking green beer, Jameson or Guinness, check out these festive St. Patrick’s Day parties.

The Top St. Patrick’s Day Parties of 2018

Austin’s Ale House

Located in the heart of historic Kew Gardens, Austin’s Ale House has been serving the local Queens community since 1992. With excellent service and a friendly, comfortable atmosphere, this trendy pub is the perfect setting for St. Patrick’s Day festivities.

From 3 to 5 p.m., there will be complimentary plates of corned beef and cabbage at the bar. During lunchtime and happy hour, they will have live traditional Irish music. If you decide to come at night, a DJ will be on-hand playing today’s top hits.

St. Patrick’s Day Parties

Last but not least, it wouldn’t be a proper Irish celebration without a drink special, like $5 Jameson shots all weekend long. Not to mention, ample bar seating, a comfy lounge and huge high-definition TVs make Austin’s the ideal spot to hang out and watch March Madness basketball all day long.


The local restaurant chain, Houlihan’s, is also hosting a big St. Patrick’s Day bash at their Westbury location. From Friday, March 16 to Sunday, March 18, the restaurant will be serving a very special menu that includes Irish classics like:

  • Fish and Chips
  • Reuben Sandwiches
  • Irish Pot Roast
  • Bailey’s Crème Pie

However, for the actual holiday on Saturday, you can enjoy happy hour pricing, including $4 Guinness pints and $5 Irish Mules, at the bar and lounge. There will even be corned beef and cabbage, bagpipes, giveaways and so much more.

St. Patrick’s Day Parties

Galo Tavern 18

Head out to New Hyde Park on March 17 and visit Galo Tavern 18 for a one-of-a-kind St. Patrick’s Day experience. You can grab a seat at a hi-top in their modern, spacious dining room for unparalleled drink specials, such as:

  • $3 Budweiser and Coors Lights
  • $6 draft beers
  • $6 Irish Car Bombs and Jameson shots

Fortunately, you don’t have to pay a cover! Also, if you can’t make it during the day, Galo will be hosting a DJ at 8 p.m., and the kitchen is open until midnight. Last but not least, all party-goers will be entered in a free raffle for a bottle of sparkling champagne.

St. Patrick’s Day Parties

If you’re looking to make this Irish celebration a memorable one, pay a visit to one of these fantastic St. Patrick’s Day parties in our area.

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Topics: Holiday, Food&Drink, Bars, restaurants