Have lots o’ green in your closet and are stumped on what to do for St. Paddy’s this year? Well look no further. Raleigh is a great place for festivals, especially for the Irish celebration we all adore each year… even for the whole family!
For families: St. Patrick’s Day parade! Don’t forget to wear green! When? March 17th, 12 noon. http://www.raleighstpats.org/
Also the North Carolina Museum of History invites children ages 3 – 5 (with an adult ) to discover the history, foodways and traditions of the Irish and Saint Patrick’s Day and make a craft to take home! When? March 6th and 13th from 10 – 10:45 am. The cost will be $1 per person. To register, call 919-807-7992. http://www.visitraleigh.com/visitors/event.details.php?id=19919
For adults: Peruse Glenwood South’s corridor and club/pub/barhop with the best of them! From The Pour House to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, here are some of the best pubs, restaurants and festivities to celebrate the spirit of the Irish. When: March 17. http://www.citysearch.com/list/91361