It's time to paint the town green! Here's how you can celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Denver!Here is your guide on how to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Denver this year and don't worry there is a lot of corned beef hash on the menu.
Location: Downtown Denver
When: March 11 at 9:30 a.m.
What: The 55th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. A family friend celebration with floats, Irish dancers, Irish bands, pipes and so much more. Make sure you are wearing green.
Location: Union Station, 1701 Wynkoop St., Denver
When: March 11, kicking off at 7 a.m.
What: Doors open at 7 a.m. before the St. Patrick's Day Parade then starting at noon Ruby Rakers, a local Irish band, will get you dancing and on your feet at the Terminal Bar Beer Garden patio with Irish Dancers at 1 & 2 p.m. And don't worry there will be corned beef hash.
Location: Scruffy Murphy’s, 2030 Larimer St., Denver
When: March 11 starting at 7 a.m. and going all day
Cost: No cover charge
What: Live music on two stages, three bars, Irish step dancers, corned beef and whiskey. Just two blocks from the parade route, this can be your pre-game and end-game.
Location: 1735 19th St., Denver
When: March 11-12, 10 a.m.-3 a.m.
What: Weekend long celebration with Green Beers, Leprechaun Bombs, Car Bombs and Get Lucky Buckets.
Location: The Irish Snug, 1201 E. Colfax Ave., Denver
When: March 17, kicking off at 1:30 p.m.
What: Annual Capitol Hill Hooley starting Friday, March 10th through St. Patrick's Day, Friday, March 17th. The Hooley will feature Colorado's best Irish bands, Irish stepdancers and pipe bands. There is a lot going on at the Irish Snug from the 10th to the 17th so check our their full schedule on their website.
Location: Watering Bowl, 5411 Leetsdale Dr., Denver
When: March 18, 1-3 p.m.
What: "You-Lucky-Dog" party to benefit MaxFund animal shelter. Basically a party to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with your best friend. Professional photos, free giveaways, gifts and more quality time spent with your dog. This party is #1 on our list.
Location: Olde Town Square, 7307 Grandview Ave., Arvada
When: March 11, noon-6 p.m.
Cost: Free admission
What: The Olde Town Arvada's Irish Street Festival. Meaning- Live music, arts & crafts vendors, food, wine & beer and activities for the kids, too!
Location: Anheuser-Busch Fort Collins Brewery and Biergarten, 2351 Busch Dr., Fort Collins
When: Week-long celebration,March 11-17
Cost: Admission is free
What: A week long celebration with beer and a corned beef hash menu. Starting off on March 11th with complimentary trolley rides to and from the biergarten to the Old Town Fort Collins Parade. And ending the celebration on the 17th with Fire Pit Fridays with live music from Brian Kitrell from 5 to 7 p.m.
When: March 12 at 10:15 a.m.
Location: 17th and Wazee streets in downtown Denver
Registration fee: $46/adults from March 1-11; $50/adults on race day; $30/youth 17 and under, seniors (60 plus)
What: The 29th Annual ROTG a family oriented foot race/walk.
Location: Irish Rover, 54 S. Broadway, Denver
When: March 17-18, 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
Cost: No cover
What: St. Patrick's Celebration at the Irish Rover with corned beef and cabbage & a lot of Guinness and Jameson. Also entertainment by DJ Shay, Louise Connolly Irish Dancers, Emerald Society Pipe and Drums and Mile Highlanders Pipe and Drums performing throughout Parade day and Paddy's Day!
Location: Fado’s Irish Pub, 1735 19th St., Denver
When: March 11 starting at 10 a.m. through March 17 at 12:59 p.m.
Cost: $20/general admission
What: Two of Denver's biggest St. Patrick's Day parties. March 11 & 17, let the day drinking begin! Fado's is shutting down the streets around Coors Fields for a day filled with live music, beer & cocktails. You will 100% be hungover.
Location: Blake Street Tavern, 2301 Blake St., Denver
When: March 17, 6 a.m.-noon
What: Channel 93.3's Keggs and eggs is back again! Make your way to Blake Street Tavern to enjoy music by American Authors, Bishop Briggs and Bryce Fox.
Location: The Abbey Tavern, 5151 E. Colfax Ave., Denver
When: March 11, noon-10 p.m.
What: St. Patricks Day Bash with live music throughout the day from Corduroy Boys, Colorado Youth Pipe Band, Nevermind the '90s band and Avourneen. And Irish dancing mixed in around 5 p.m.! Make sure you bring the kids because there will be a bouncy house. OH! And a corned beef roll on the menu that we are dying to try.
Location: Registration at 1515 Bar N Lounge, 1515 Market St., Denver
When: March 11, with registration noon-5 p.m. (most bars will be doing the crawl until closing); March 17, with registration from 3 to 8 p.m.
What: Bar crawl through Denver- thats really all you need to know to sign up now and having a Ian's pizza for you on speed dial for when you get home.
Location: Mockery Brewing, 3501 Delgany St., Denver
When: March 18, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
What: Brunch to soak up what you did the night before. Let Mockery Brewing help you feel alive again with Irish nachos, Patches O'Houlihan Huevos and beermosas & bloody beers.
When: March 11, 9 a.m.
Location: Westminster Promenade Terrace (by the Westin Hotel), 10600 Westminster Blvd., Westminster
Registration fee: $40/March 1, night before race; $50/day-of
What: 7.77K with all you can eat lucky charms, music, lucky photo booth, dance contest, costume contest, doggie dress-up, dog prizes, race day raffle and an after-party to finish everything off.
Location: City Park, 1700 N. York St., Denver
When: March 18, 9 a.m.
What: Timing to pull our your green running gear for Lucky Laces 5k/20k around Denver's City Park! After-party at Lucky Laces immediately following the race!
Location: Ned Kelly’s Irish Pub, 5686 S. Sycamore St., Littleton
When: March 11, 12 & 18, open 11 a.m.; March 17, open 9 a.m.
What: Join your neighbors at your neighborhood Irish Pub to celebrate the holiday with music, food and Irish Libations. Special appearances by Drum & Pipe Corps, Step Dancing Troops and Live Irish Folk Music.
Cheers party people! Get up, get out and get green throughout this holiday week. You have plenty of options, just make sure you walk before you start running because things could get messy.