Everybody is Irish on Saint Paddy’s Day! We are painting the town green with all these Saint Patrick’s events in Lakeview East. Get lucky at these events all March long!

Saint Patrick’s Day is on Sunday, March 17th this year

The Chicago Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is on Saturday, March 16th!

Parade Day Parties

The Shamrock Crawl Is the biggest Chicago bar crawl of the Spring! Grab your closest friends and empty all the green gear out of your closet. It’s time for you to celebrate the right way and take over Wrigleyville bright and early. The crawl starts at 8 am and goes until 2 pm. Over 20 bars are participating, you can shake your shamrock all over town. Tickets include admission to all bars on the crawl and a free official crawl t-shirt, breakfast buffets, a gift card to use on the crawl, drink specials, giveaways, and more! Get Tickets Here

Almost Home St. Paddy’s Party: Pregame for the Saint Paddy’s Parade at Almost Home Tavern! For just $40 per person, tickets include call cocktails, domestic drafts, and passed appetizers. They have a full-service kitchen with pizza, sandwiches, hot dogs, and more, so you can fill up before hitting downtown. Challenge your buddies to shuffle board, darts, or pool! The party is from 9 am to noon, and tickets can be bought by emailing Keegan@almosthometavern.com

Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern: Located next door to Wrigley Field, Budweiser Brickhouse Tavern is throwing down for Saint Paddy’s. This year, they are offering an elevated party experience with expansive bars, terrace views, inclusive drink & buffet package, and large group accommodations! This two-story bar can fit your Saint Paddy’s crew no matter the size. Ticket Includes: General Admission Irish Drink & Breakfast Buffet Package, Party Antics, Music, and More. All Guests must have a Ticket to enter. Drink Package is Inclusive until Noon, Featuring: Call Liquors, Domestic Beer, Jameson Drinks, Irish Stout, Hard Seltzer, and a Breakfast Buffet. The party starts at 9 am, and tickets can be bought here

Happy Camper Wrigleyville: Wrigleyville’s ultimate party space is certain to dish out some Irish fun this St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago! Let Happy Camper kick you off with something proper… featuring two levels of antics and plenty of table selections for you and your friends to get after it! The Drink Package is Inclusive until Noon, Featuring: Call Liquors, Domestic Beer, Jameson Drinks, Irish Stout, and Breakfast + Pizza Buffet. Get Tickets Here!

Kirkwood: Kirkwood has more than enough room to fit you and all your friends! For parade day, their offering a $35 package that includes four drink tickets, and a breakfast buffet of scrambled eggs, hash tots, bacon, and build-your-own corned beef sandwich! Reserve your spot now before they fill up, here!

The River: The River will be kicking it off early this St. Patrick’s Day with a drink+buffet&beats package second to none. Guests should be prepared for high energy, a vast party space, and premier table and private room packages for reserve. St. Paddy’s has never ROCKED so good! Doors open at 8 am, and tickets can be bought here

Vaughan’s Pub: One of the most iconic Irish pubs in Lakeview is celebrating BIG for parade day! Sip green beer, eat authentic Irish food, and enjoy a large selection of Irish whiskeys and cocktails at Vaughan’s. On parade day, they’ll have Irish dancers, bagpipers, and Irish music playing. Opening at 9 am, join the party!

Month Long Happenings

Charm’d Pop-Up Bar: prepare to be Charm’d as Chicago’s 1st Magical Irish Pop-Up reappears for the 2024 season! This enchanting bar is decked out from wall to wall, transporting you directly over the rainbow. You’ll feel like a leprechaun sipping festive green cocktails and shooting back stuff from the “Shamrock Shots” menu, like the Thin Mint, made with Bailey’s, pinnace whipped, Kahlua, and creme de menthe. Make reservations and view the full menu here!

Paddy’s Pub Pop-Up: It’s Always Sunny at Replay Lincoln Park! Step into Paddy’s Pub, a replica of the infamous bar the gang of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia owns! You will NOT be asked to do Charlie work, but you can find yourself shooting pool or shooting back brewskis. Visit the Worst Bar in America, for countless photo ops, arcade games, and themed drinks! Running from March 1st to March 31st.

Irish Pubs and Restaurants

Harrigan’s Irish Pub: Harrigan’s has been around since 1988! Named one of the best karaoke bars in Chicago, Harrigan’s is where Irish meets Chicago. Come for a terrific selection of local and Irish beers! Their slogan is, “You are only a stranger here once.” Open till 2 am every night, and 3 am on Saturdays, come experience all Harrigan’s has to offer.

Vaughan’s Pub: Located right on Sheffield near the Wellington L stop, lie’s one of the most iconic Irish pubs in Lakeview! From now until March 16th, they are celebrating Saint Paddy’s season by serving up authentic Irish cuisine, green beer, and themed cocktails! Check out the daily deals they have year-round. Every day is Saint Paddy’s at Vaughan’s Pub!

F.O Mahonoy’s: F.O Mahonoy’s is a neighborhood classic Irish pub right on Broadway. Open seven days a week, pop-in for some fish and chips or some of the best cheese curds in Chicago! Join in on Trivia Night happening every Wednesday at 8 pm. This Irish neighborhood gem is home to a friendly staff and large whiskey collection, celebrate Saint Paddy’s there this year!

Wilde: Let’s get Wilde! If you’re a Lakeview East regular or neighbor, we know you know all about Wilde. This literary-themed upscale Irish pub with leather banquettes, an extensive beer list & American bar fare is also on Broadway. You can enjoy classic Irish fare at this Irish restaurant year-round! Help yourself to Shepherd’s Pie, a Reuben sandwich, and more. Stay tuned for their special Saint Paddy’s Menu!