St. Patrick’s Day is quickly approaching! What better place to celebrate than Dublin, Ohio – the home of Irish attitude! Named one of the top 10 cities to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by Orbitz and U.S. Travel, We are celebrating a week early to get all the St. Patrick's Day fun we can! Join us in Dublin on March 10th for all the entertainment you need for the entire clan and get the greenest and grandest day of the year. Check out our guide to St. Patrick’s Day in Dublin, Ohio.
St. Patrick's Day Events:
7:00AM to 11:00AM: Start your day with a pancake breakfast at Sells Middle School to get the energy you need for the day.
Want to see the parade come to life? Head over to Graeter’s Ice Cream for the Inflation Celebration to the behind the scenes of your favorite inflatables.
11:00AM: Pop over to Historic Dublin for the main event – Dublin’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade! Watch bands, bagpipers, balloons, Irish dancers and even St. Patrick himself make their way through Historic Dublin.
12:00PM to 11:00PM: Join the fun of Blarney Bash at Metro Place, Dublin’s biggest family-friendly party! Enjoy live entertainment and the kick off the ShamROCKin’ Irish Entertainment Series that offers monthly Irish entertainment at various Dublin locations! In addition to music and performers there will also be a wee folk area, beverages, Irish whiskey tastings, food from Old Bag of Nails and plenty of blarney at this annual bash. Want to do Blarney Bash as a VIP? Click here to see how you can get the most blarney out of you bash.
Spending the whole weekend with us in Dublin? We have a few ways to fill up your days with some Irish fun!
More Irish Activities:
Visit some of Dublin’s Irish approved business. Enjoy a bite at one of Dublin’s Irish pubs like Dublin Village Tavern or Brazenhead Irish Pub. Stop in at Ha’penny Bridge Imports of Ireland to see the home of all things Irish, including authentic kilts, Avoca woolens, Belleek China, Claddagh rings, Irish Fairy Doors and more! For a full list of all of Dublin’s Irish approved businesses, click here.
Sip your way down the Celtic Cocktail Trail. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by sampling some of the best of Dublin dining and craft cocktails. Each of the 11 stops offers a unique, Celtic-themed cocktail to give you a taste of Irish attitude. Collect stamps along the way to earn prizes! Get more information on the Celtic Cocktail Trail by clicking here.
Take the wee ones on Dublin’s Irish Fairy Door Trail. Pick up a passport at the Visitor & Information Center to start a magical journey through Historic Dublin. Visit eight stops, find the tiny sparkly fairy doors and write down the name of each resident fairy! Complete the trail and redeem a free, Irish Fairy Doors of Dublin t-shirt. For more on the Irish Fairy Door Trail, click here.