Your Guide To The Best St. Patrick's Day Fests in Raleigh + Durham
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Your Guide To The Best St. Patrick's Day Fests in Raleigh + Durham

From parades and beer bashes to kilt runs, the Triangle knows how to throw a St. Paddy's Day party! Take your pick to celebrate everyone's favorite Irish holiday! Check back for even more events as we get closer to the big day!

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Dash at the Pot 'O Gold Beer Run at Runologie
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Dash at the Pot 'O Gold Beer Run

Runologie is hosting their weekly group run, but this one comes with a twist—don some green, collect gold coins as you run and you could win it big!

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Dash at the Pot 'O Gold Beer Run
Free   .  Runologie   .  Raleigh
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Sip Guinness in the Beer Garden at Bull McCabe's St. Paddy's Party at Bull McCabe's Irish Pub
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Sip Guinness in the Beer Garden at Bull McCabe's St. Paddy's Party

Dress in your green best and hit Bull McCabe's for bagpipers, Irish dancers, a lineup of live music and endless kegs of Guinness.

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Sip Guinness in the Beer Garden at Bull McCabe's St. Paddy's Party
$   .  Bull McCabe's Irish Pub   .  Durham
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Kick Off St. Paddy's Day With A Beer Mile at Fortnight Brewing Company
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Kick Off St. Paddy's Day With A Beer Mile

What better way to start St. Paddy's day than with a quick mile run and several beers to follow? Join Rogue Alpha Athletics at Fortnight for a morning run and four 10-ounce beers for your trouble.

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Kick Off St. Paddy's Day With A Beer Mile
$30   .  Fortnight Brewing Company   .  Cary
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Join Motorco's St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza at Motorco Music Hall
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Join Motorco's St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza

Motorco is throwing down for St. Paddy's with live tunes, an Irish-inspired menu and Guinness aplenty all day. Free to all!

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Join Motorco's St. Patrick's Day Extravaganza
Free   .  Motorco Music Hall   .  Durham
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Join Raleigh's St. Patrick's Day Parade at Downtown Raleigh
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Join Raleigh's St. Patrick's Day Parade

Paint the town green with Irish festivities by joining the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in downtown Raleigh. Enjoy the luck of the Irish with dance and musicial performances.

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Join Raleigh's St. Patrick's Day Parade
Free   .  Downtown Raleigh   .  Raleigh
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Hit Bull City Ciderworks on St. Patty's at Bull City Ciderworks
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Hit Bull City Ciderworks on St. Patty's

Spend St. Patrick's Day at Bull City Ciderworks with Slow Ryed Cider, a scavenger hunt, local eats and special cider Jell-O shots!

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Hit Bull City Ciderworks on St. Patty's
Free   .  Bull City Ciderworks   .  Durham
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Celebrate for a Cause at the St. Paddy's Day Block Party at Tobacco Road Brewing
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Celebrate for a Cause at the St. Paddy's Day Block Party

The party starts at noon at Tobacco Road on Saturday! Live music, yard games, a bounce house and and overall great time await. This event benefits St. Saviour's Center.

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Celebrate for a Cause at the St. Paddy's Day Block Party
$   .  Tobacco Road Brewing   .  Raleigh
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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Weekend at James Joyce at James Joyce Irish Pub and Restaurant
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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Weekend at James Joyce

Spend St. Patrick's Day in Durham's favorite Irish pub with live music, Guinness, Irish Whiskey, traditional Irish breakfast and special prizes and giveaways throughout the day!

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Weekend at James Joyce
$   .  James Joyce Irish Pub and Restaurant   .  Durham
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Follow the Leprechaun to Isaac Hunter's Tavern for St. Patrick's Day at Isaac Hunter's Tavern
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Follow the Leprechaun to Isaac Hunter's Tavern for St. Patrick's Day

The green beer starts flowing at noon at Isaac Hunter's so suit up (in your greenest attire), grab your friends and head to Isaac Hunter's for an all-day St. Patty's party!

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Follow the Leprechaun to Isaac Hunter's Tavern for St. Patrick's Day
$   .  Isaac Hunter's Tavern   .  Raleigh
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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Ponysaurus at Ponysaurus Brewing Company
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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Ponysaurus

Take your St. Paddy's Day celebrations to Ponysaurus Irish tunes and craft brews. Does your name start with P-A-T? You're in luck! A $5 gift card awaits.

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Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Ponysaurus
Free   .  Ponysaurus Brewing Company   .  Durham
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Party for St. Patrick's Day at Dram & Draught at Dram & Draught
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Party for St. Patrick's Day at Dram & Draught

If you love whiskey, Dram & Draught is the place for you to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Choose from over 31 Irish Whiskeys and sip $6 pints of Guinness.

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Party for St. Patrick's Day at Dram & Draught
Free   .  Dram & Draught   .  Raleigh
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Go Green at the Lafayette Village St. Patrick’s Day Festival  at Lafayette Village
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Go Green at the Lafayette Village St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Enjoy traditional Irish music, food and dance in a spacious outdoor setting at Lafayette Village's annual St. Patrick's Day celebration on the village green.

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Go Green at the Lafayette Village St. Patrick’s Day Festival
$   .  Lafayette Village   .  Raleigh
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Celebrate the Luck of the Irish at Lonerider's St. Patrick's Day Party at Lonerider Brewing Company
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Celebrate the Luck of the Irish at Lonerider's St. Patrick's Day Party

Time to break out your greenest attire—Lonerider Brewing is tapping a special keg of Irish Red Ale to celebrate St. Paddy's! Put on all your green and come drink a few Irish brews with you dance to live music by Orange Echo.

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Celebrate the Luck of the Irish at Lonerider's St. Patrick's Day Party
$   .  Lonerider Brewing Company   .  Raleigh
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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Boxcar at Boxcar Bar + Arcade
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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Boxcar

Boxcar is toasting to St. Patrick's Day with drink specials, live tunes and free tokens with every drink purchase from 12-4 pm.

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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Boxcar
Free   .  Boxcar Bar + Arcade   .  Durham
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Sip Up at Milk Bar's Second Annual St. Paddy's Block Party at Milk Bar
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Sip Up at Milk Bar's Second Annual St. Paddy's Block Party

Milk Bar's hosting its second annual St. Patrick's Day party, and they're taking over the whole block to bring you food trucks, live music, beer tents, games, artists, vendors and more.

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Sip Up at Milk Bar's Second Annual St. Paddy's Block Party
$   .  Milk Bar   .  Raleigh
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Join Big Boss' St. Paddy's Celebrations at Big Boss Brewing Company
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Join Big Boss' St. Paddy's Celebrations

The fun continues after the parade! Big Boss Brewing is celebrating St. Patrick's Day with food trucks, live tunes and a brand new Nitro stout.

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Join Big Boss' St. Paddy's Celebrations
$   .  Big Boss Brewing Company   .  Raleigh
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Hit Hibernian's Massive St. Paddy's Festival at Hibernian Pub
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Hit Hibernian's Massive St. Paddy's Festival

Celebrate everyone's favorite Irish holiday at one of Raleigh's largest pubs. Live music, dancing, pipers and Irish drinks and grub included!

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Hit Hibernian's Massive St. Paddy's Festival
$   .  Hibernian Pub   .  Raleigh
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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Nickelpoint Brewing  at Nickelpoint Brewing Co.
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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Nickelpoint Brewing

Nickelpoint Brewing is celebrating St.Patty's and you're invited! Enjoy bites from Burger 21 while sipping on a special Irish Whiskey Porter, brewed up to celebrate the luck of the Irish.

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Spend St. Patrick's Day at Nickelpoint Brewing
$   .  Nickelpoint Brewing Co.   .  Raleigh
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Recover from St. Patty's with a Special Hair of the Dog Event at Bond Brothers Beer Company
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Recover from St. Patty's with a Special Hair of the Dog Event

Bring your furry friend with you for a 'Hair of the Dog' Sunday recovery walk with Second Chance Adoptions and Bond Brothers Beer Co. 45-minute brewery tour, food trucks & raffle to follow.

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Recover from St. Patty's with a Special Hair of the Dog Event
Free   .  Bond Brothers Beer Company   .  Cary
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Run in Your Kilt at the St. Paddy's 4 Miler at Raleigh Beer Garden
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Run in Your Kilt at the St. Paddy's 4 Miler

The nOg Run Club is bringing back the St. Paddy's four mile kilt run for its tenth year. Don your finest kilt, dash through downtown and reward yourself with a Raleigh Beer Garden brew!

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Run in Your Kilt at the St. Paddy's 4 Miler
$40+   .  Raleigh Beer Garden   .  Raleigh
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Your Guide To The Best St. Patrick's Day Fests in Raleigh + Durham
Your Guide To The Best St. Patrick's Day Fests in Raleigh + Durham