Everyone’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! So get out your shamrocks and your finest green outfit and go explore what Hamilton has to offer! The countdown is on to celebrate the Emerald Isle and indulge in some knee-slapping ditties and jovial atmosphere. Here are 5 great places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Hamilton:
The Casbah – 306 King Street West
Don’t miss “St. Paddy’s Day with the Fattie” at the Casbah as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fat Cats. The Fat Cats are pioneers of the craft of “Jamband” and bring crowds of all ages who are music lovers. With an unmistakable sound that keeps fans coming back for more, you are guaranteed to have a good time. Make sure to get your tickets in advance for $10 as they go up to $15 at the door. You can purchase advanced tickets on Eventbrite. Doors open at 9pm!
Rebel’s Rock Irish Pub – 537 King Street East
Celebrating another year of a proper Irish jig, the Rebels Rock will have the Gratham School of Irish Dance helping you get into the full Irish spirit. The show is on at 2pm and 7pm and will keep your feet tapping as you can sit back and enjoy some proper Irish dancing. And, if you fancy a pint later, Steve Sinnicks will be performing at 8pm and 9pm. Doors open at 11am!
Corktown Pub – 175 Young Street
What better way to spend your St. Paddy’s Day than at the legendary Corktown bar in Hamilton? It is Hamilton’s oldest licensed establishment and live music venue. Decked out with old Victorian décor, it’s truly a one-of-a-kind for housing that proper Irish pub vibe. Plus, Nov Eire, Ferguson Young and the Saints will be performing; enjoy live Irish music starting at 11am and all day long!
Augusta’s Winking Judge – 25 Augusta Street
If you are passionate about a good microbrew, then look no further than Augusta’s Winking Judge. The Winking Judge was Hamilton’s first pub to specialize in Micro Breweries. They carry 22 taps and 1 beer engine offering many different types and styles of beer. With Augusta Street being dotted with cozy and enticing watering holes, what better way to spend St. Paddy’s Day than by creating your very own pub-crawl, starting at the Winking Judge!
There’s never a shortage of fun when it comes to St. Patrick’s Day. Many of these restaurants and pubs are located close to our premium Hamilton apartments, just a quick walk or cab ride away!