St. Patrick’s Day in Calgary

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St. Patrick's Day in CalgaryA list of events and activities to celebrate 2020 St Patrick’s Day in Calgary! You will find family fun (non-drinking) St Patrick’s Day events too in this list!

Best Irish Pubs in Calgary

With St. Patrick’s Day quickly approaching, here are 15 Irish pubs where you can celebrate in Calgary this year. Details

Cabot’s Crossing

Cabot’s Crossing – St Patrick’s Night at the Rocky Mountain Folk Club Back by ever-so-popular demand, Dominic Terry, Bryan Culliton, Jonathan Harris & Robbie Fraser bring an authentic Celtic performance to the stage impromptu kitchen party meets the polished sound of decades of combined musical experience! Their high-energy and hard-driving rhythm will leave audiences clapping, stomping, singing and drinking along usually all of the above! Details

Friday, March 13, 2020 | 8:00 PM

Rosedale Community Association Hall, 901 11th Avenue Northwest, Calgary

$24.09

Calgary Roughnecks St Patrick’s Party

The Roughnecks will be channeling the luck of the Irish at our St. Patrick’s Day Party ☘️ as they take on Saskatchewan Rush. Details

Friday, March 13, 2020 | 7:30 PM

555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary, AB T2G 2W1 CA

$44.1 – $67.73 +charges

St Patrick’s Day GLOW PARTY

St Patrick’s GLOW Party Join us for a night of fun in your tropical place on 17th ave SW, where all the fun happens every weekend ! Get ready to glow in the dark Details

Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 9:00 PM to 2:30 AM

Tropical Mexican Street Food & Cocktails, 1424 17 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

$0.00 – $0.00

St Patrick’s Day Club Crawl

Join over hundreds of Club Crawlers in Green to 4 of the best Irish Pubs and clubs in Calgary! Student Tours is North America’s largest Club Crawl and Travel Company. WILDEST rides at the HOTTEST night clubs and Irish Pubs on the CRAZIEST party buses with the ROWDIEST party hosts! Party buses stopping at only the hottest night clubs, for one unforgettable experience! Details

Saturday, March 14, 2020, 7:00 PM to 12:30 AM

Hudsons Canada’s Pub, 1201 5 Street Southwest, Calgary

$25.00 – $125.00

It’s Shamrock O’Clock

Click your heels and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day early at the market! We’ll be turning a wee bit Irish and having a shamrockin’ good time with Irish dancing and fiddlers. And don’t forget to catch the luck o’ the Irish games & balloons! All entertainment and activities will be located on the main stage in our Food Hall. Details

Saturday, March 14 | 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Calgary Farmers’ Market, 510 77th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

Free

All Things Irish Festival

What’s the craic? In honor of our favourite saint, we’re celebrating all things Irish! We’ll be sipping on the incredibly diverse range of beverages produced in the Emerald Isle, such as illustrious whiskeys, celebrated liqueurs, and legendary beers. With our kitchen team whipping up delicious Irish treats, you’ll feel luckier than a leprechaun at the end of a rainbow! Details

Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Willow Park Wines & Spirits, 10801 Bonaventure Drive SE, Calgary

$40

Dervish

As one of the world’s most renowned and imaginative interpreters of Irish folk music, Dervish have devoted the last three decades to gently reinventing the traditional songs of their homeland. Shane Mitchell (accordion), Liam Kelly (flute/whistle), Brian McDonagh (mandola/mandolin), Michael Holmes (bouzouki), singer and bodhran (drum) player Cathy Jordan, and All Ireland Fiddle Champion Tom Morrow form a remarkable and at times electric combination. Details

Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 8:00PM-10:30PM

Bella Concert Hall, Mount Royal Circle Southwest, Calgary

$40

Sin & Gin Soiree Cabaret – Crimson & Clover

Sin & Gin is Calgary’s best monthly Cabaret show that is filled with Music, Burlesque, Comedy, Cabaret, Drag and so much more! This month, you won’t need the luck of the Irish when you have this kind of talent on the S&G stage for ‘Crimson & Clover’! Details

Sunday, March 15, 2020 | 07:30-09:30 PM

Mikey’s on 12th,918 12th Avenue Southwest, Calgary

$12-$18

The Original St. Patrick’s Day Road Race

Join over 1000 of your best running friends for Calgary’s first big race of the year! The Calgary Roadrunners started this race 33 years ago and it quickly became a favourite among local runners, as it gave them an opportunity to test their post-winter fitness level. Supporting the Calgary Roadrunners and Diabetes Canada, The race course starts and finishes at Central Memorial High School in SW Calgary and loops through the communities of North Glenmore and Lakeview. Details

Sunday, March 15 | 9:00 AM

Central Memorial High School, 21 Street Southwest, Calgary

$55 to $60

Uisce Beatha: Irish Whiskey Master Class

The word “whiskey” comes from the Irish Gaelic phrase “uisce beatha,” which translates to water of life. We think this is an apt description for this spirit as it experiences a resurgence in quality and popularity. In fact, it is the world’s fastest-growing spirit! What better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than with a Master Class all about the history, processes, flavours, and icons of the Irish whiskey industry! Sláinte! Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Willow Park Wines & Spirits, 10801 Bonaventure Drive SE, Calgary

$50

St Patrick’s Day Club Crawl

Join over hundreds of Club Crawlers in Green to 4 of the best Irish Pubs and clubs in Calgary! Student Tours is North America’s largest Club Crawl and Travel Company. WILDEST rides at the HOTTEST night clubs and Irish Pubs on the CRAZIEST party buses with the ROWDIEST party hosts! Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM

Hudsons Canada’s Pub, 1201 5 Street Southwest, Calgary

$25.00

LBPB: The Spicy Clover

Join us on Tuesday, March 17, for a friendly hot wings eating competition. Cheer on your friends or test your resolve on 7 levels of hot sauce while enjoying some festive Irish music and a green cocktail. Included with your ticket is a drink, a papaya salad, dumplings, wings, cooling crackers & yogurt drinks for the contest. Guests will also enjoy VIP access to the Trop after 10:00 pm. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Mister Chen’s Asian Brasserie, 2004 4 Street Southwest, Calgary

$65.00 +charges

St.Patrick’s Day at CRAFT Beer Market

A wee bit of Irish luck, a whole lot of Irish cheer! Join us for St. Patrick’s Day at CRAFT Beer Market featuring live Irish entertainment, $8 O’Hara’s Irish Stout, $5 shots of Jameson Irish Whisky, and Lucky Hour from 3pm – 6pm with eats from $4 and drinks from $4. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

CRAFT Beer Market – Southcentre Mall Calgary, 100 Anderson Road Southeast, Calgary

No Cover

St.Patrick’s Day at CRAFT Beer Market

Join us for St. Patrick’s Day at CRAFT Beer Market featuring live Irish entertainment, $8 O’Hara’s Irish Stout, $5 shots of Jameson Irish Whisky, and Lucky Hour from 3pm – 6pm with eats from $4 and drinks from $4. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Craft Beer Market, 345 10 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

No Cover

St Patrick’s Day Party

Join Thousands Of Party Goers From Across Canada For The Biggest St Patrick’s Day Party To Hit Calgary. Club Anthems / Top 40 / Hip Hop / House / Mashups, Professional Photographer / Videographer in Attendance. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 10:00 PM to 3:00 AM

Music Calgary, 1140 10 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

$10.00 – $20.00

St. Paddy’s Day Street Fighter Tournament

Two skilled players face off in a battle of wits more akin to a game of chess than martial arts. Victory belongs to one fighter only! Pit yourself with your martial art skills against the ultimate human rival in our first ever Street Fighter II Championship Editon tournament. The format will be bracket style. $10 entry fee with $5 for game play and $5 going to the prize pot. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 7:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Revival Brewcade, 1217B 9 Avenue Southeast, Calgary

$10.00 +charges

$10 Date Night at Studio Bell: St. Patrick’s Day Bash

The National Music Centre returns with its popular $10 Date Night series at Studio Bell with a special St. Patrick’s Day Bash on March 17 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The St. Patrick’s Day Bash will feature East Coast fiddling on the East Village Skybridge, a cash bar with beers provided by Village Brewery, and a Pots O’ Gold cocktail. Daters are encouraged to wear green and get in the spirit to unleash their inner leprechaun. Details

Tuesday, March 17 |5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

National Music Centre, 850 – 4 Street SE, Calgary

$10

Dinner and a Movie at Heritage Park

Dinner and A Movie Nights return to Heritage Park this winter. Dine on a movie-themed, three-course dinner at the Selkirk Grille before heading over to Gasoline Alley Museum to enjoy a classic movie selection on the big screen. See Far and Away with an accompanying themed meal.A cash bar and popcorn will also be available to purchase during the film. Details

March 17 | 5 PM – 10 PM

Selkirk Grille at Heritage Park,1900 Heritage Drive, Calgary

Movie only $8 Dinner and movie $44.95

Murder Mystery Dinner: Amazing Surviving Bachelorette Run-Around

A St. Patrick’s Day Special. It’s the latest new reality show! During the episodes, the bachelorette women will attempt to hook up with the male contestants and convince them to marry them! The last episode is being filmed in cosmopolitan Calgary! Whoever completes their quest before the end of the race will win fabulous prizes! It’s going to be murder. © Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Fort Calgary,750 9th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

$85.00

St. Paddys Comedy & Lobster Dinner

Join us for St. Paddys Day Lobsterfest! 1.25lb Lobster dinner with double baked potato, mixed greens, dinner roll and of course purified butter. A full night of comedy featuring; Brett Forte plus many more talented comedians! Brett was named Yuk Yuks Top New Comic of 2016 & Edmonton’s Funniest Person in 2017. Details

Tuesday March 17th, 2020 | 6:00 PM – 2:00 AM

Blind Beggar Pub, 4608 Macleod Trail Southwest, Calgary

$5 – $40

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Dont miss the ICS St Patrick’s Day celebrations featuring live music, Irish dancing, an ICS choir performance and even some Irish stew! Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 1:00 PM – 8 PM

Irish Cultural Society, 6452 35 Ave NW, Calgary

$5 to $10

Fight Of The Irish

Follow the rainbow to Cowboys and finish off your St. Paddy’s day at this Pot O’ Gold smackdown! The Midget Wrestling Warriors is a New York-based company that has been running since 2014. We feature the top wrestlers from across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Details

Tuesday March 17th, 2020 | 7:00 PM

Cowboys Dance Hall, 421 12 Ave SE, Calgary

$0 – $14.99

The Real McKenzies with The Real Sickies

The Real McKenzies return to Calgary for St. Patrick’s Day 2020. The Real McKenzies have achieved lengendary status. Their live shows are highly regarded and they have been known to leave large audiences choking on their own dry mouths. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 | 8:00 PM to 02:00 AM

Dickens, 1000 9th Avenue Southwest, Calgary

$25 & up

Other Events

St Patrick’s Day and weekend parties in some of the best venues including Irish Pubs of Calgary.

In no particular order.

1. St Patrick’s Day at the Ship & Anchor
Live music from noon till late. The Peelers – Nova Scotiables
Red Hot Hayseeds – River Jacks Shillelaghs – Rotary Park
Irish Food & Drink Specials – No Cover. Irish Food Specials . Details

March 17| 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM @ Ship & Anchor Pub, 534 17 Ave SW, Calgary

2. Calgary St Patrick’s Day Party

Dust off those green clothes, get out the face paint and gather your friends for the wildest day of the year! Details

Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 9 PM – 2 AM @ Knoxville’s Tavern, 840 9 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

 

3. St. Patrick’s Day @ James Joyce
Live Music all day long! Full Irish Menu, Celtic Dancers and guests too hosted in the epicentre of Calgary Irish Pub culture! Come join us for some craic and pints! Details

March 17 | 10:00 AM – 01:00 AM @ James Joyce Irish Pub & Restaurant, 114 8 Ave SW, Calgary

 

4. St. Patrick’s Day At The Canadian Brewhouse

$12.99 Guinness Stew
$4.99 Irish Shelele Dangles
$7.99 Tankards of Guinness
$7.99 Tankards of Green Beer (Bud Light)
$10.99 Pint of Green Beer plus a shot of Jameson Irish Whiskey

Details

March 17 | 11:00 AM – 01:00 AM @ The Canadian Brewhouse Locations

 

5. St. Patrick’s Day @ Rose & Crown

Live music by The Goods and Irish specials –
Details

March 17 | 11:00 AM – 02:00 AM @ Rose & Crown, 1503 4th Street SW
Calgary

 

6. St Patrick’s Weekend @ Jameson’s Pub 17 Ave

Join us for Calgary’s BIGGEST and BADDEST St. Paddy’s Day Party 16 years running at Jamesons 17th Ave! $5 Advanced tix now on sale!

We’ve got Frontiers rocking throughout the day, Irish dancers, $9 early bird Irish breakfast 10am – 11:30am, dance floor opens at 6pm with DJ Gordon Edwards, and Guinness features! Come join us and PARTY LIKE THE IRISH! Slainte!

Details

March 17 |10 AM – 2 AM @ Jamesons Irish Pub 17 Ave, 1230 17 Avenue SW, Calgary | $5

 

7. Paddy’s Bash at Bobby’s Place YYC
The Nova Scotiables return for a a celebration of Celtic culture on St Paddy’s Day! Live music, outstanding food and drink and green as far as the eye can see! Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 6 PM – 11 PM @ Bobby’s Place, Olde World Tavern, 11440 Braeside Drive SW, Calgary

 

8. St. Patrick’s Day at Jamesons Brentwood!
We’ve got Prairie Fire rocking throughout the day, Irish dancers, $9 early bird Irish breakfast 10am – 11:30am, DJ’s and dance floor at 6pm, and Guinness features! Come join us and PARTY LIKE THE IRISH! Slainte! Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 10 AM – 2 AM @ Jamesons Brentwood, 3790 Brentwood Road NW, Calgary | $5

 

9. St. Patrick’s Day at Broken City

Inner City Brewing is teaming up with Broken City & Quiz Shoe to launch a very special St. Paddy’s Day cask!

May the luck o’ the Irish be with you – because you’ve got the chance to win a pot of gold…err… a $100 bar tab for your pub trivia team! Plus a swack of other great prizes! Details

March 17 | 6:30 PM – 11 PM onwards @ Broken City, 613 11 Avenue SW, Calgary | $4.00 at the door

 

10. St. Paddy’s Day at The Last Straw Ale House
Join us March 14th through March 17th for our annual Paddy’s Day celebration! Great prizes, Irish menu, Guinness Specials all weekend long! Details

March 14 to 17 @ The Last Straw Ale House, #1010-11300 Tuscany Blvd NW, Calgary

 

11. St. Patrick’s Day Weekend @ Trolley 5 Brewpub

You won’t find green beer here, but you will find great brews, live music & a heck of a good time in the Heart of the Red Mile!

We’ve teamed up with our pals Banded Peak Brewing to brew a collaboration beer just in time to celebrate St. Patricks Day 🍀 One Night In Galway Irish Pale Ale will be freshly tapped @ 11am. Details

March 17 | 11 am – Late @ Trolley 5 Brewpub, 728 17th Ave SW, Calgary

 

12. HLB’s St. Patty’s Day Trivia

Join Trivia Daddy for a special St. Patty’s Day Trivia at High Line. General questions ranging from movies to science to geography to music, with a few Irish questions added in of course. It’s a perfect excuse to go out on St. Patrick’s Day (if you need it). Gather your teammates to help you. Entry is $6/person and includes a drink. First place prize is sponsored by Dept. Game starts at 7 so get there early to grab a seat! Oh, and of course NO CELLPHONES! High Line will also have their Nitro Stout on for $4.
Reminder: There’s no kitchen at HLB, so feel free to order in our bring takeout. Plenty of delicious options in Inglewood. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7 PM – 9:30 PM @ High Line Brewing, 1318 9th Avenue SE, Calgary

13. St. Paddy’s Weekend @ The Seanachie Irish Pub

Details

March 13 to 17 @ The Seanachie Irish Pub, 5909 Signal Hill Centre SW, Calgary

14. St. Paddy’s Weekend @ Kilkenny Irish Pub

Details

March 13 to 17 @ Kilkenny Irish Pub, 3630 Brentwood Rd NW #500, Calgary
Calgary

15. St. Paddy’s Weekend at Dixon’s Public House

Details

March 13 to 17 @ Dixon’s Public House, 5425 Bannister Rd SE #24, Calgary

16. Citizen Sessions: Steel & Timber

Join us for on March 17th for the Citizen Sessions – St. Patty’s Day Edition, featuring Steel & Timber. We will have $5 Wicklow Nitro Stout Pints and an Irish Breakfast feature!

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7 PM – 9 PM @ Citizen Brewing Company, 227 35th Ave. N.E, Calgary.

 

17. Johnny Blackout VS The Kings Head
Get your Irish on with your pals Johnny Blackout as we take the stage at The Kings Head Pub! Other activities may or may not include leprechaun tossing, bobbing for potatoes and a real life 4 leaf clover patch.
Try your luck of the Irish and let the shenanigans begin!

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7 PM – 12 AM @ Kings Head Pub YYC , Calgary

 

18 St. Paddy’s Day Weekend @ Limericks Traditional Public House
Details

March 13 to 17 @ Limericks Traditional Public House, 7304 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary

 

19. St. Paddy’s Day Weekend @ Joyce on 4th Irish Pub
Details

March 13 to 17 @ Joyce on 4th Irish Pub, 7304 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary

20. St. Patrick’s Day Party @ The Gateway

Kickoff St. Patrick’s Day at The Gateway!

Photo booth, Stein Challenge, mini Games, themed prizes and more starts at 1pm! The Gateway will be serving Irish Stew ($8) and Potato Nachos ($12) for the day. Details

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 1 PM – 5 PM @ The Gateway, 1301 16th Avenue, Calgary

21. St. Patrick’s Day at Bow River Brewing

Get your St. Patrick’s day on at Bow River Brewing. We’re serving $5 pints all day, accompanied with lots of bagpipes, drums and other tunes to get your Irish on. Kilts are highly encouraged

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 11:30 AM – 9 PM @Bow River Brewing,5769 4th Street SE, Calgary

22. St Paddy’s Day with SWAYBACK

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 5 PM – 11 PM @ Tipperary’s Pub2002 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

23. St. Paddy’s Day @ Shillelagh’s Pub

Live Music featuring the ‘Shakin’ Spirits’ from 5pm-11pm!

Irish Breakfast $7.00 from open until 1pm
Irish Stew $14.99 open to close

14oz Alexander Keiths Draft $5.00 from open until 4pm
14oz Guinness Draft $5.00 from open until 4pm
20oz Guinness Draft $8.50 +GST all day/night

Details

March 17 | 11 AM to 2 AM @ Shillelagh’s Pub, #323 – 1851 Sirocco Drive SW, Calgary.

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    1. Chandra

      SOGO Adventure Running is having a Try-It event at Pearce Estate Park. Find some leprechaun gold and have fun running around outside with your family. Details at http://www.sogoadventurerunning.com/events.html

      March 8, 2018 at 12:43 PM
    2. Martin

      Don’t for get Calgary’s Most Authentic UK Style Pub, The Dog & Duck Pub… These guys pour the Best Guinness in Town.

      March 16, 2019 at 9:43 PM
    3. Brad

      Thought this was a family fun (non-drinking) list all i see is bars etc

      March 17, 2019 at 4:56 PM

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