St. Patrick's Day isn't officially here until March 17, but it's your lucky day ... or should I say weekend! Holiday festivities start this Saturday, so put on your green, grab a Guinness and get your corned beef and cabbage cookin'. St. Paddy Day happenings include Spokane's St. Patrick's Day Parade, St. Patrick's Day Parade in Downtown Coeur d'Alene, Pint o' Gold St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl starting at the Plaza Shops, and the St. Patrick's Day Benefit for 24 Hours for Hank at The 219 Lounge. Don't forget about these other great events coming your way: 14th Annual Inland Northwest Motorcycle Show and Sale at Spokane Fair and Expo Center, Dine Out to Feed Spokane at Spokane restaurants, Iconic Artists with Tarin Leach at Emerge, Backstage at The Pearl Theater, Fireside Music Series at Arbor Crest Cliff House Estate and Tasting Room, Chris Bivins and Shelle Lindholm Opening Reception at The Art Spirit Gallery, Once Upon a Mattress at Panida Theater, Go, Dog. Go! at the Bing Crosby Theater, Music Walk in Downtown Coeur d'Alene, Wine Tasting at Vino!, Moroccan Cooking Class at The Culinary Stone, and Dinner Cabaret at The Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center. To find out more about these and other upcoming events, visit our online calendar.
March is Washington Wine Month, so be sure to support our local wineries.
ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE SPOKANE Sat. March 11, noon Each year on the Saturday prior to St. Patrick’s Day, The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick put together one of the most fun and entertaining parades in the region. Read more
ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE CDA Sat. March 11, 4pm Take the family and head downtown to the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, held the Saturday before St. Patrick’s Day. Be sure to wear green! Read more
PINT O' GOLD PUB CRAWL Sat. March 11, 4:30pm You're in for a St. Patrick’s celebration to remember! Grab your pals, dress in green from head-to-toe and get ready to celebrate this Irish adventure Coeur d’Alene style! Read more
ST. PATRICK'S DAY BENEFIT Thurs. March 17, 5pm Spend St. Patrick’s Day at The 219 Lounge for live music by Marty Perron and Doug Bond, Irish cocktails, green beer, complimentary Irish appetizers, raffles, prizes and more, benefiting 24 Hours for Hank. Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK May the Irish hills caress you.
May her lakes and rivers bless you.
May the luck of the Irish enfold you.
May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you.
~ Irish Blessing