Celebrate the Luck of the Irish in Hampton Roads

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all over Hampton Roads. Break out that green outfit and follow the rainbow to the pot of gold at these special events!



5:30 p.m. | St. Paddy’s Day Festival | MacArthur Center
Break out your green and go Irish for a Blarney Blast St. Paddy’s Festival out on the MacArthur Center Green! Enjoy music by Hey Hey Hooligan and Newport News Pipe & Drum Band plus traditional Irish food and drink.


9 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day | Tradition Brewing Company
For the luck of the Irish, let’s celebrate… enjoy a Tradition beer & good company! It starts off with a St. Paddy’s Day Inflatable Foosball Tournament. Then O’doodleDoo’s Donuts and Sliders food truck will be there. There will be live music by Heather Gillis.

9 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Paintball | Fox Brother’s Paintball Park
Dress in green and enjoy a fun day of paintball on St. Patrick’s Day! Fun themed games all day long! Find a golden paintball pod to win free paintballs and other prizes.

9 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Poker Run | Bayside Harley-Davidson
Enjoy food specials, live music, green beer and more!

10 a.m. | Ocean View St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Ocean View Beach Park
It’s the 51st Annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade! Don’t miss the After Parade Party, presented by the Columbian Club of Ocean View starting at noon at 211 W. Government Ave featuring live bands.

10 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Party | Park Lane Tavern
This is an all day party, starting off with an Irish Brunch. They’ll also be serving up Magner’s Steeped Corned Beef and Cabbage for the entire day! Jameson, Guinness, Smithwicks and Green Harp Lager will be flowing strong all day long! There will also be giveaways all day long, including a Guiness Glass. Live music with performances by Bryan Dunn, Brian Sewell and Jan & Zane of Schooner Or Later.

10 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day at Grain | Grain
We got 99 taps and green beer is one! Doors open at 10 a.m. for a true Irish Brunch, then stay the day for all the festivities! Live music by: Snack Bar Jones, Cheap Thrills VA and Vinyl Headlights.

10:30 a.m. | St. Patty’s Day Yoga | Copper and Oak Craft Spirits
Start this St. Patricks day off right with Jeyzel and Erin from Harmony Health Yoga. Tickets $25 at the door. Ticket will also include one yoga inspired craft cocktail. This all-levels yoga class.

11 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day | Grace O’Malley’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
Enjoy a St. Patrick’s Day celebration! They will have some fantastic food and some really nice drink features all day. You can enjoy live music from Val Little and  Glasgow Kiss. The Guinness and others will be flowing all day and we will also have some free stuff to give away (while stock lasts).

11 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Party | Water Street Grille
Water Street Grille is celebrating in a special way this St. Patrick’s day including Irish food specials and great craft beer. Come down for a fun evening!

11:30 a.m. | St. Patrick’s Day | The Barrel Room
Enjoy a day of Great Irish Food like Bangers and Mash, Corn Beef & Cabbage and Irish Stew all day long!

12 p.m. | 8th Anniversary Party and St. Paddy’s Day Celebration | O’Connor Brewing Co.
Join O’Connor Brewing Co. as they celebrate their 8th anniversary and St. Patrick’s Day at their first big party of the year. Irish dancers, Irish-themed music, specially crafted stouts and more!

12 p.m. | Lucky You, Lucky Me O’doption Event | Portsmouth Humane Society
This Saint Patrick’s Day, find a new furry friend at PHS and pull a coin from our pot of gold to receive a discount on your adoption fee. Discounts range from 10% to 100% off!

12 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Beer and Bacon Pairing | Wasserhund Brewing Company
The Wasserhund Brewing Co. and Full Belly Delights will be partnering up for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day. Come join them for craft beer, bacon truffles, and so much more.

12 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Day at Dead Reckoning Distillery | Dead Reckoning Distillery, Inc.
You’ve had green beer, this year step up your celebrations and enjoy some green cocktails! We’ll be open noon to 10pm serving up some amazing green cocktails.

12 p.m. | Saint Patrick’s Day in the Backyard | Hank’s Filling Station
There will be entertainment for the whole family, including outdoor games. Green beer will be available for those 21 and up. Irish food specials will be available as well.

12 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Day | Reaver Beach Brewing Co.
This St. Patrick’s day they will be offering a very limited Milk Stout called to Irish Slammer. They will also have some St. Patrick’s Day goodies to be given away to the first 50 customers in the door.

12 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Party | MoMac Brewing Company
St. Patrick’s Day fun begins with a pint of P-Town Irish Stout. They will have Bar-Q serving up Texas Style BBQ, Twisted Sisters Cupcakes & Sugar Shack Cafe will have dessert covered and Fixity performing.

12 p.m. | St. Paddy’s Day Shenanigans | Benchtop Brewing Company
Two brand new Benchtop gose’s coming at you, live music from the Travers Chandler & Avery County band and some good ol’ Irish inspired food from the fine folks at Pendulum Fine Meats.

2 p.m. | Celtic Tea | Hunter House Victorian Museum
May the road rise up to meet you at this afternoon tea celebrating Celtic heritage with hot tea, sweets, savories, and music. The event will be $30 for members and $35 for all other attendees and will feature a 2 p.m. and a 5 p.m. seating.

2 p.m. | Fest O’ Finch | The Oozlefinch Craft Brewery
We will have NOT 1 BUT 2 firkins that will be tapped at opening! Yes, of course we will have green beer! And what’s a St Patrick’s Day party without some good ole, Celtic sing-alongs and pub music.

2 p.m. | Shamrock Festival | City Center at Oyster Point
The Shamrock Festival on Mariners Row is for kids and adults! Kids and adults can enjoy free activities including balloon making, face painting, a hula hoop contest, lune dancing and more! Prizes will be awarded for individuals and groups wearing the best St. Patrick’s Day theme outfits to the event. Admission and parking are free. Chairs are welcomed, no outside alcoholic beverages allowed. Pets are not permitted in the event area.

2 p.m. | Tacos and Beer St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | Rip Rap Brewing Co.
Come Out and Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

3 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Day Party | Lagoon Bay Point
Don your Green and Party OV Style with us at The Lagoon at our 4th Annual St Partrick’s Day OYSTER ROAST Party.

4 p.m. | Irish Dinner at Stellar | Stellar Wine Co.
Everyone is Irish on St. Paddy’s Day! Come enjoy our special Irish Dinner of Corned Beef, Cabbage, and Potatoes for only $12. Plenty of Guinness too…Wear your green!

4:30 p.m. | Shamrock the ‘Burg | Williamsburg Community Building
Presented by the Kiwanis Club. Live Irish music, live Irish dancers, traditional Irish food like corned beef and cabbage, local craft beer, wine and more!

6 p.m. | St. Patrick’s Day with Hangar 02 and B2 | Billsburg Brewery
Hangar 09 will be on the stage in the event tent to help rock their St. Patricks at B2!

8 p.m. | LepreCon | Waterside District
Come experience Lepre*Con- St. Paddy’s Day celebration of music, beer, cocktails, good eats, and sports.


7:30 a.m. | Yuengling Shamrock Marathon | Shore Drive
Celebrate your race and the “Luck of the Irish” with 25,000 runners from all 50 states and around the world. Lace up your sneakers, adorn yourself in green and conquer the streets of Virginia Beach. You’ll enjoy flat, fast and scenic courses along the beautiful oceanfront and recover at our huge finish line celebration featuring live music, ice-cold Yuengling beer and much more.