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St. Patrick's Day festivities in Las Vegas valley

St. Patrick's Day festivities in Las Vegas valley

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Mar 7, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Information on parties and other events around the Las Vegas valley to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on March 17.



Bellagio's Petrossian Bar will be serving the Five Leaf Clover on St. Patrick's Day only. The specialty cocktail features Moet & Chadon Imperial, Nagomi Matcha Green Tea syrup, Midori, Rock Sake Nigori and homemade apple sour. Priced at $14, this lucky libation is served in a chilled champagne flute accompanied by a spoon of Lychee Caviar.


P.J. Clarke's at The Forum Shops will offer corned beef sandwiches for $15.20, corned beef and cabbage for $18.84 and Guinness in honor of St. Patrick's Day.


Case Bar Pub Crawl will feature $1 drinks at Casa Bar from 3 to 4 p.m.; Booze & Bets, 4-5 p.m.; Pin-ups, 5-6 p.m. and The Club, 6-7 p.m. Live music will be played throughout the casino. The Cannery Row Buffet will offer a special price of $7 for card members. $2 green beer.


The West Bar will offer $6 pitchers of green beer along with $4 Guiness draughts.

The West Side Deli will put a twist on the classic with a corned beef sandwich on sourdough bread with potato chips for $6.99.

The Circus Circus buffet will add corned beef and cabbage and boiled potatoes to its lunch and dinner menus for the holdiday.


Cafe Cortez will offer a dining special on St. Patrick’s Day that includes corned beef and cabbage with broiled potatoes for only $6.95. The special will be served from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.


JC Wooloughan's Irish Pub will host a St. Patrick's Day celebration March 14 to 17. The celebration will feature the Celtic Rockers at 7 p.m. March 14; Arms of America at 8 p.m. March 15; Nick Mattera at 4 p.m. and Oaky Jim at 9 p.m. March 16; Nick Mattera at 2 p.m., bagpipes at 7 p.m., and Okay Jim at 9 p.m. March 16; and Finnegan's Wake at noon, Celtic Rockers at 4 p.m. and Arms of America at 9 p.m. March 17. Irish food and drink specials. Cover charge is $20 general admission on March 17.


Rockhouse Bar & Nighclub's St. Patrick's Day party will feature $5 Jameson shots and $5 Irish car bombs. Doors open at 9 a.m.


Dennis Rodman will host a party at Tabu Ultra Lounge. Doors open at 10:30 p.m.


The Mandalay Bay Beach will be the site of the Beer Garden at Moorea featuring a festive line-up entertainment and all-you-can-drink beer beginning at noon March 16 and 17 for $49 general admission.

Entertainers include Emish, Black 47, Derek Warfield and The Young Wolfe Tones on Friday.

The Gallowglass Band, Celtic Connections, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones and Emish will perform Saturday.

All guests must be 21 and over. Guests with Nevada ID will receive a 15 percent discount on admission.

Ri Ra Las Vegas will celebrate its one-year anniversary over St. Patrick's Day weekend. Festivities will include live music, giveaways, Irish dancers, authentic Irish menu items and a parade through Mandalay Bay.

The fun will begin at 6 p.m. March 16. There will be a viewing party for the Six Nations Rugby match between Ireland and England at 10 a.m. March 17 followed by the parade.

Guests will enjoy live Irish music from several bands during both days of the festival including Gallowglass, a five-piece band from Saint Austell, Ireland, Derek Warfield and the Young Wolfe Tones, Emish and Celtic Connection.

General admission is $10 on Saturday.

Mizuya Lounge will also feature live music March 16 and 17. Performers include Derek Warfield and The Young Wolfe Tones, Celtic Connections, Emish, Chancy Brothers and the Wild Celts. Music begins at 10:30 p.m. on March 16 and noon on March 17.


Stack will host a "Luck of the Irish Jameson Pairing Dinner" on March 15. Menu selections include Irish Stout Braised Lamb Soup, Deconstructed Shepherd’s Pie and a Jameson Lacquered Pork Belly Slider. Menu is priced at $75 per person. In addition, Jameson drink specials will be available from Thursday, March 15 through Saturday, March 17.

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, the bars and lounges at The Mirage will serve a bevy of authentic and inventive cocktails for $12 during this festive holiday weekend. Drinks include the Bloody Molly, Irish Beer and Shot, Innis & Gunn and the Luck of the Irish. Comprised of ingredients such as Jameson Irish Whiskey, Absolut Vanilla, Kahlua and Guinness Black Lager, these beverages are sure to have your taste buds dancing a jig.

Rhumbar will have green eggs and ham breakfast burritos for $8; $6 Ultimate Bloody Marys, Irish Car Bombs and Patron Margaritas; $4 green beer; $3 Jameson shots; $5 Guinness and Black & Tans; and $3 Bailey's Irish Cream shots.


The Pub will offer traditional Irish a la carte bites including beer and cheese dip with country bread, corned beef and cabbage with red potatoes and Guinness mustard and Sheppard's Pie to celebrate the holiday.

The Cafe will feature a variety of dishes including honey-glazed Celtic chicken, crab-stuffed salmon and maple-glazed loin of bacon.


Tender Steak & Seafood’s Lounge, Liquidity and Aurora at the Luxor and Octane and The Lounge at Excalibur will offer a special beverage featuring combination of pama liqueur, ginger ale, lime juice and Irish whiskey for $9. Green beer will also be available at select venues for $6 a bottle.


New York-New York will celebrate Celtic Feis, a traditional Gaelic arts and cultural festival, inside Nine Fine Irishmen and on the Brooklyn Bridge March 16 through March 18.

The St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Feis Parade will commence at noon March 17 featuring bagpipers from Desert Sky Pipe Band and firefighters from around the country.

Inside Nine Fine Irishmen, the festival will continue with live entertainment and a special menu of authentic Irish fare including Shepherd’s Pie, corned beef sandwiches and fish & chips.

Throughout the holiday weekend, guests may enjoy entertainment by Patrick Seiben, Sin É Rí - Ra, Limey Bar Stewards, Joshua Tree and Michael Bowman. Tickets to the St. Patrick’s Day festival are $25 and include admission to the day’s events and one complimentary drink.
All guests 21 years of age or older wearing a kilt on St. Patty’s Day will receive complimentary admission to Celtic Feis, The Bar at Times Square and ROK Vegas.

New York-New York will also light the Chrysler Building green throughout the weekend.


Brendan's Irish Pub will feature Killian's Angels from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. March 17.


O'Shea's will host its last St. Patrick's Day party featuring live entertainment from Sin City Sinners, Boogie Nights, Weatherbox, Saves the Day, Midnight Manchester Orchestra and a DJ; a$5 Miller Light and Coors Light; $6 Guinness draft; $6.50 Heineken; $6 Jager; $6 Baileys; $7 Jameson; $8 cocktails; $7 corned beef and cabbage burger; Irish banger and rasher, $7 and green cotton candy bags, $7. The party begins at noon on March 17.


Simon Restaurant & Lounge will offer at St. Patrick's Day Hangover Brunch from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 19. The brunch will feature several green items including green eggs and ham, corned beef hash and poached egg, Lucky Charm treats, a Shamrock sushi roll and sassy green apple cotton candy. Cost is $39.50 per person.


Chateau Nightclub & Garden's St. Patrick's Day party will be hosted by Carmen Electra. The party will feature food, green bear and music. The party will begin at 9 a.m. Carmen will appear later that evening.


All the bars at the Silverton will offer $5 PBR and Moonshine shots, $3 Guinness Draught, $3 3-point shot and $3 green beer. Also, Bushmills Black Bush at Mermaid Lounge; Guiness Black and Bushmills Honey at Shady Grove Bar & Lounge; and Bushmills Irish Whiskey at Flare Bar. Silverton Rewards Club members will get to drink their favorite domestic beer, well cocktails and house wine for free from 5 to 7 p.m. Guests who purchase a 3-piont shot from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. will get a free raffle ticket.


All Feast and Festival buffets will feature corned beef and cabbage; Irish beef stew; Shepherd's Pie; parsley potatoes; and Whiskey Bread Pudding March 12-17. Prices and hours will vary by property.

The Grand Cafes will offer corned beef and cabbage served with parsley potatoes for $8.99 and bread pudding for $3.99 during lunch and dinner March 12-17.

Jack's at Palace Station will host a full-fledged Irish party with a variety of food specials on March 17. Specials include green eggs and ham with hash browns for $5.99; corned beef sliders with fries for $5.99; Shepherd's Pie for $5.99; potato soup for $2.49 and $3.49; and soda bread for $1.99.

Club Madrid at Sunset Station will host a head-shaving event to benefit the St. Baldrick's Foundation at 9 p.m. March 16. Funds raised will be used to help with pediatric cancer research. Among those getting shaved with be the Sin City Sinners, who will then perform after the event. The event holds a personal significance to "Big Mex," who is the father of three, and Brent Muscat from Sin City Sinners who is both a parent and cancer survivor. All ages are welcome at the head-shaving event and admission is free. However, space is limited. More information is available at the Sin City Sinner's team page.

LBS Burger will offer feature a corned beef and cabbage burger with Swiss cheese and Russian dressing on a marble rye bun with a side of fries for $12.50 Green beer, Irish car bombs and shots of Jameson will be offered for $5 each.


The Wild Celts will perform a free concert in the Suncoast Showroom at 9 p.m. March 17. There will also be a Rock Your Kilt contest and the Leprechaun Star Search with cash prizes for both.


The Venetian and The Palazzo are inviting the public to its lively 5 Leaf Bar Hop experience. A pass to the bar hop will include 5 drink tickets for Irish-inspired beverages including a Guinness draught, a shot of Jagermeister, a Sparkling Shamrock, an Irish Car Bomb and a Dancing Leprechaun. The special pass is available at Laguana Champagne Bar, Fusion Mixology Bar, Oculus Bar, Salute Lounge and Venetian Race and Sports Book. Cost is $30, plus tax. The bar hop is taking place 10 a.m. March 10 through 2 a.m. March 18.



BJ's Cocktail Lounge will feature food and beverage specials on St. Patrick's Day including $3 Miller Lite Drafts, $5 Jameson Shots, $5 Shamrock shots, corned beef and cabbage, Irish nachos and Irish beef stew.

Crazy Horse III will feature $5 Jameson shots before midnight on St. Patrick's Day.

Draft House's St. Patrick's Day party will feature live music by the Radio Flyers from 9 p.m. to midnight, $3 Big Dog brew pints and food specials on St. Patrick's Day.

Hennessey's, Fremont Street Experience, will host a St. Patrick's Day party beginning at 1 p.m. March 17. Live entertainment by Darby O'Gill & the Little People, Arms of America, Crown Avenue Band and The Sheleighly's. Food and drink specials.

McMullan's Irish Pub is planning nonstop music on stages inside and outside from 2 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. for a $20 cover charge. There will be six bands.

Murphy's Law will celebrate St. Patrick's Day all weekend long. Drink specials include $3 Jameson. There will be a DJ on March 16 and live entertainment on March 18. If you bring a non-perishable food item for HELP of Southern Nevada between March 16-18, you will receive one free green beer. The party will also feature authentic Irish food.


Doublin Down Festival will take place March 16 at the Thomas & Mack Center at UNLV. The Celtic punk rock band Flogging Molly and others will perform. Festivities will begin at 3 p.m. throughout the TMC Plaza and the concert will begin at 6:45. Other entertainers include Brothers of Brazil, Sean and Zander and Suedehead. General admission tickets are $24.50. More info at

46th annual Sons of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade & Festival will take place at 10 a.m. March 17 along Water Street in Henderson. A festival will open at at 5 p.m. March 15 at the Henderson Events Plaza. It will be open 5 to 9 p.m. March 15 and 16; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. March 17; and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. March 18. There will also be a car show from noon to 5 p.m. March 17. There will also be live entertainment and food vendors.


The Fremont Street Experience will celebrate St. Patrick's Day all weekend long with free concerts from Thursday to Sunday. Vegas U2 and Red Not Chili Peppers will perform. There will also be traditional and Celtic music and special appearances by Finnegan's Wake and Whiskey Galore on March 17.

The Las Vegas Wranglers will weartspecial St. Patrick's Day jerseys during a game against the Bakersfield Condors on 2:05 p.m. March 18.

The players and front office staff will also shave their heads on ice after the game to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancers.

Game-worn, autographed jerseys will be auctioned on the concourse and during the game. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the St. Baldrick's Foundation.

Fans can donate to their favorite player, head coach Ryan Mougenel or office staff member's by visiting the team's St. Baldricks Foundation page.

Tickets are available by calling 702-284-7777.

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