Kalamazoo has plenty of St. Patrick’s Day events that will lead you to the McDonald’s parking lot at 3:00 a.m., clinging to a shamrock shake. Here are a list of local celebrations for those who are 21 and older.
St. Patrick’s Day Celebration, March 17
Join the celebration down at O’Duffy’s Pub with some Guinness Stouts, Harp Lagers and Celtic music. Starts at 8:30 a.m.
Belfast Gin, the Celtic music group with be playing at Bell’s. Going on from 4 to 6 p.m.
Old Dog Tavern
Old Dog Tavern is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day Party. Starting at 9:00 a.m. and continuing until 1:00 a.m., Old Dog Tavern will be serving special St. Patrick’s Day food and drink specials, as well as live Irish and Celtic music throughout the day and night.
Shakespeare’s Pub will be throwing an all-day St. Patrick’s Day bash. Shakespeare’s will be starting from 7 to 11 a.m. They will be serving $1 pints of Guinness and $1 bowls of Lucky Charms. Later on, Shakespeare’s will be serving traditional Irish food and selling $3 pints of Guinness, Harp, and Smithwicks; as well as $2.50 green beers and Killian's pints.
Harvey’s on the Mall
Harvey’s on the Mall will have a St. Patrick’s Day celebration starting with an Irish breakfast buffet at 9:00 AM and specials on green beers, Guinness, Harp’s Lager, Bud Light, Irish Car bombs, and Celtic Lemonade.
Regardless of where you go, be safe and responsible when consuming alcohol.