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By Stacy Brooks

Whether you’re looking for tasty eats and drinks or cultural activities, here are the best St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities.  

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Inver Grove Heights

Celts Pub

Toast St. Patrick’s Day with a pint at Celts Pub, an Irish-inspired neighborhood bar.  There’s a full food menu with Irish pub specialties including bangers and mash, shepherd’s pie, and fish and chips.

St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in Inver Grove Heights
Photo Credit: Inver Grove Brewing

Inver Grove Brewing

Celebrate with locally-brewed craft beer at Inver Grove Brewing, where the lineup includes over a dozen beers brewed on-site, plus hard seltzer, cider, and guest taps from other local breweries.  Pair your beer with a house-made brick oven pizza, sandwich, burger, or a round of appetizers from the full food menu, and check the Taproom’s Facebook Page for St. Patrick’s Day specials.

Jersey Juicy at Jersey's Bar & Grill
Photo Credit: Jersey’s Bar & Grill

Jersey’s Bar & Grill

Locals love Jersey’s Bar & Grill for the fun atmosphere, drink specials, and award-winning burgers.  Try a cheese-stuffed Jersey Juicy, or visit Jersey’s Facebook page for St. Patrick’s Day specials.

Burger Flight and B52 Burgers + Brew
Photo Credit: B52 Burgers + Brew

B-52 Burgers and Brew

If your ideal St. Patrick’s Day includes a great selection of beer and gourmet burgers, stop by B-52 Burgers and Brew.  It’s also a great spot to watch the game, and in addition to burgers the menu includes appetizers, salads, tacos, and sandwiches.

Twin Cities St. Patrick’s Day Events

Corda Mor Irish Dancers- St. Patrick's Day Celebrations in Inver Grove Heights
Photo Credit: Corda Mor Irish Dance

Corda Mor Irish Dancers at the Mall of America

Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12, 2023
Get in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with traditional Irish dance.  Local studio Corda Mor Irish Dance will be providing free performances in the Mall of America’s Huntington Bank Rotunda at noon, 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 6:00 p.m.  After enjoying the performance, check out the mall’s dozens of attractions, 500 stores, and 50 dining options.

Saint Patrick's Day Parade
Photo Credit: Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Friday, March 17, 2023
A tradition since 1967, St. Paul’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will start at noon on Friday, March 17.  The parade follows the original route through downtown St. Paul, beginning at Rice Park and ending at Mears Park.  

Ballpark Hooley

Friday, March 17, 2023, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
After the St. Patrick’s Day parade in St. Paul, head to CHS Field for a celebration featuring live music by The Serfs and Northerly Gales, Irish dancers, and food and beer specials.  Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door, with free admission for children under 5.  All proceeds benefit the parade and local charities.

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration 

Friday, March 17, 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Held at St. Paul’s Landmark Center, this St. Patrick’s Day celebration focuses on Irish culture, with Irish dance, Celtic vendors, authentic cuisine, pipe bands, and children’s crafts and entertainment.  Admission is $9 for adults and $7 for children.

Irish Dancing Landmark Center
Photo Credit: Landmark Center

Irish Day of Dance 

Sunday, March 19, 2023, 11 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Keep the St. Patrick’s Day spirit going with a day of Irish dance performances at St. Paul’s Landmark Center.  Admission is $9 for adults and $7 for children.

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