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Free and cheap St. Patrick’s Day celebrations throughout Miami-Dade County include:
St. Patrick’s Day Irish Festival by South Florida Emerald Society
Celebrate at this annual event that includes performances by Wide Awake U2 Tribute Band, Celtic Cross with Paddy Kelleghan, Breffni School of Irish Dancers, St. Andrews Pipe and Drum Band plus, kids’ activities like face painting, clowns, rock climbing wall and a giant slide. Plenty of Irish food and Irish crafts for sale. March 14 at noon, Ponce Circle Park, 2800 Ponce de Leon Blvd.
St. Pat’s Wynwood presented by Jameson
After attracting nearly 20,000 guests, this celebration returns for a third year in a row. Presented by Jameson Irish Whiskey, St. Pat’s Wynwood encourages Irish lovers, party goers and green beer drinkers to bust out their favorite green fashion ensembles and party on the streets with Miami’s finest DJs, green beer, arts ‘n’ crafts, street art and more than 20 food trucks. Admission is free. Party packs include a green swag and a shot for $10. The celebration takes place March 17 from 3 p.m. to 3 am at The Wynwood Marketplace, 2308 NW 5 Ave., Miami, FL 33127. 305-431-2700.
This local celebration began in 1989 and hasn’t stopped since. Live music with Paddy Kelleghan begins at noon on March 17, at the Irish pub and restaurant on 253 Miracle Mile in Coral Gables. Live DJ at 9 pm. For more info, call 305-445-3777.
Duffy’s Sports Bar & Grill
St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at the Wharf
Party at this hot spot along the Miami River on March 12-15 where you can buy a shot of Jameson and receive a free Green Wharf Lager and on the 14th when it’s a free Guinness plus, food for sale from Mojo Donuts, Spris Artisan Pizza, La Santa Taqueria, Cracked by Chef Adrianne, Hershey’s Ice Cream and OG Ceviche and Seafood Shack. March 12 noon to midnight; March 13 and 14 noon to 3 a.m., March 15 noon to midnight. 114 SW North River Dr. RSVP required.
St. Patrick’s Day Block Party at Fritz & Franz Bierhaus
Annual all-day St. Patrick’s Day Block Party at one of the oldest establishments in Downtown Coral Gables. Enjoy specials on green beer and Irish food and watch the Pat de Leon Trio perform on the Plaza Stage and the Chain’ Smokin’ Altar Boys featuring Westside Andy in the Bierhaus Lounge. March 17, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables.
St. Patrick’s Day Block Party at The Auld Dubliner
First annual all-day St. Patrick’s Day Block Party in Downtown Miami with food and drink specials, live music and plenty of shamrock goodies. March 17, 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m., 91 NW 1 St., Miami.
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The Auld Dubliner