St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations Across the Valley

St. Patrick’s day is this Saturday, March 17th, and there is no shortage of festivals and celebrations to attend. Here are just a few to check out.

Pot of Gold Music Festival

March 16 – 18, Chandler

This three day music festival starts March 16th and features the Dirty Heads, Rebelution and over 30 more musical acts over three days. In between acts check out the regional and local art festival or visit Arcade Alley and put your pinball skills to the test. And don’t forget to stop by Vendor Village to refuel with tasty snacks and drinks.

Visit the official festival website here to learn more and buy tickets.

Kiss Me I’m Irish Run

March 17, Glendale

Get a workout in before enjoying some green beer at the Kiss Me I’m Irish Run in Glendale. Choose between a 4k, 8k and half-marathon. Each runner gets a finisher medal, t-shirt and access to a post race party with food and, of course, beer!

Visit the website here to sign up and learn more.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Faire

March 17, Phoenix

Head to central Phoenix for the 35th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade and Faire, featuring marching bands, Irish dancers, bagpipers and floats. The parade starts at 10am, but the festivities don’t end there – head over to the Irish Cultural Center for Irish music, dancers, food and drink.

Learn more about the parade and faire here.

Murphy’s Law Shamrockfest

March 17, Downtown Chandler

This day long festival celebrates St. Patrick’s day in the best way – with music, food, games and drinks. Alien Ant Farm headlines the lineup Saturday night, but don’t miss the Bagpipes played by Arizona Fire Service Pipe Band!

Visit the official website here to learn more and buy tickets.

Irish Fountain Fest

March 17, Fountain Hills

Join the town of Fountain Hills as they celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with music, food, drinks and entertainment. Don’t miss the grand greening of the fountain when they transform their World Famous Fountain into a green geyser!

Visit the official website here to learn more and buy tickets.