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St. Patrick’s Day Events in the Fredericksburg Region

St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at Park Lane Tavern | March 15-17 – 11am to 10pm
Celebrate all weekend long! Featuring specials on food and drinks, competitions, and prizes! Come in and try some special Irish items on the menu!

Leprechaun Leap 1-Mile Youth Trail Run | March 16 – 9am to 10am | St. Clair Brooks Memorial Park
Lads and Lasses! The runnin o’ the green will begin at the top o’ the mornin, 9 a.m. sharp! Get a t-shirt and win a medal! Age 4-12 $15

4th Annual St. Patrick 5k Mud Run and 1 Mile Fun Run |March 16 – 9am to 12pm | Miller Farms
Come blast through the mud at Miller Farms Market for the 4th Annual St. Patrick 5k Mud Run and 1
Mile Fun Run. It’s fun for the whole family! Start your morning with breakfast at the Market and then head over to the field to compete. Registration booth will be open at 8am. The Mud Run kicks off at 9am, with the Fun Run starting shortly after. There will be a bounce house, face painting and vendors.

St. Patrick’s Leprechaun 5k & 10k | March 16 – 9:30 am to 11:30 am | Old Mill Park

In partnership with EOD Warrior Foundation. The EOD Warrior Foundation (EODWF) serves the EOD community by providing financial assistance and support to active-duty and veteran wounded, injured or ill EOD warriors, families of our wounded and fallen EOD warriors and by maintaining the EOD Memorial. – See more here. Come out and enjoy this scenic 5k/10k that runs alongside the Rappahannock River in historic Fredericksburg.

St. Patrick’s Day Lucky Charms Weekend | March 16 – starting at 11am | Strangeways Brewing

We’ll be serving our Lücky Charms beer by the pint, Crowler, Grunt, and Growler! We have kegs ready to go for all your *green* beer and nostalgia needs! Saturday, Waney Edges will be playing a Free show at 7 PM! They’ll be covering all your favorite 90’s songs! Perfect to pair with nostalgic Lücky Charms beer! Rosie’s Food Truck will also be here with great pizza options!

St. Patrick’s Day Festival | March 16 – 12pm to 5pm | A. Smith Bowman
Celebrate the 17th Annual Jeff Fitzpatrick St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival. This holiday tradition is a fun-filled day for the whole family! The festivities kick-off with a lighthearted .5k Couch Potato run at 11:30 AM with a parade to follow at 12:00 PM. The parade begins on Main Street in the Bowman
Center Business Park and concludes at A. Smith Bowman Distillery with an outdoor festival featuring
local artisans and businesses, live music provided by Whiskey Revival and Cabin Creek, and family-
friendly activities.

St. Patrick’s Day Festival | March 16 – 12pm to 8pm | Riverfront Park
The event includes great bands, food trucks, local vendors, and of course, craft beer. Field games like cornhole, disc golf and can jam will be set up throughout Riverfront Park. Tickets are $20 ($15 if you want to bring your own 6oz taster glass) in advance and $25 at the gate. Nondrinkers are free. Tickets include a festival tasting glass (unless you bring your own), five six-ounce tasting tickets and an unbelievable concert lineup. Additional beer tickets will be available.

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | March 16 – 5pm to 8pm | 1781 Brewing and Wilderness Run Vineyards
Come celebrate St. Patrick's Day here at Wilderness Run and 1781 Brewing Company! Enjoy dinner here from the famous Pifer Bros BBQ Truck. Celtic Sessions Band from 5 until 8pm!

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | March 16 – 7pm to 11pm | Capital Ale House
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Capital Ale House Fredericksburg with Wayne Jordan! Enjoy great food, drink and Irish music in a warm atmosphere.

Jay’s 5th Annual Kegs and Eggs | March 17 – 8am to 1am | Jay’s Downtown Sports Lounge
Jay’ss Sports Lounge presents our 5th Annual Kegs & Eggs. Our doors will open at 8am. We will be serving a special breakfast menu all day. Green Beer and Irish Car Bombs are just a few of the drink specials we will have all day. The UMW Bagpipe Band will be performing live in our building multiple times throughout the day and night. We will also be handing out a Kegs and Eggs souvenirs at the door. Want to WIN CASH? Come try to guess how many coins we have in our lucky pot to win $250.00 CASH!!!! We will be selling Kegs and Eggs T-Shirts. Buy and shirt and wear it during the event to receive 25% OFF all food purchases. So come out in your green attire and join us for a day full of fun.

Brock’s St. Paddy’s 2019 | March 17 – starting at 9am | Brock’s Riverside Grill

Join us for St Patrick’s Day Fare & Festive Brunch Menu from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm! OUR DECK WILL BE OPEN! Spike and Dorothy from 12:00–3:00 Mallick Brother’s Band 4:00–7:00.LIVE MUSIC from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm with Drink and Food Specials ALL DAY! Guinness and Irish Red Ales with Various Irish Whiskeys! Follow the link below to see our St. Paddy’s Day Menu:

Menu

St. Patrick’s Day Kegs & Eggs | March 17 – 9am to 6pm | Red Dragon Brewery
We’re opening bright and early this St. Patrick’s Day at 9AM for Kegs & Eggs with Pifer Bros. BBQ Company LLC! Pifer Brothers will be with us all day serving breakfast starting at 9AM and switching over to an Irish lunch at Noon. Get here early to be sure to Steal the Glass, we have a limited supply of 2019 Red Dragon St. Patrick’s day glasses to give away and of course a special beer release!

St. Patrick’s Day 2019 at Colonial Tavern | March 17 – 11:30am til close

Help us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and The Colonial Tavern’s 15 year anniversary! The doors open at 11:30 a.m., with a special Irish menu. We will have both levels open, with tons of fun and entertainment. We encourage you to share your pictures from the day on our Facebook page.
Dragonfyre takes the stage from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., with traditional Celtic music, accompanied by dancers from the Baffa Academy of Irish Dance. Then, Jon Wiley and Brandon Snellings perform their brand of Bluegrass, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. The cover charge starts at 7:00 p.m. Our headliner, “Totally Random” performs great 80’s music, starting at 9:00 p.m.

St. Patrick’s Day with Beach Fries! | March 17 – starting at 12pm | Highmark Brewery
Enjoy corned beef and cabbage and a stout!

Pints, Puppies & Poses! St. Patrick’s Day Puppy Yoga | March 17 – 12pm to 2pm | Adventure Brewing

Are you feeling like a lucky Lassie? Come check out the newest exercise trend and do a Downward Dog with us! Join the puppies of the Fredericksburg SPCA for a yoga session at Adventure Brewing on March 17th!
**PLEASE NOTE**
There are two yoga sessions available 12 – 1pm and 1:30 – 2:30 pm. Patrons are welcome to stay and have some delicious beverages and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Adventure Brewing! They will have our SPC(A)le for sale and a portion of those proceeds goes back to the FredSPCA!

St. Patrick’s Day Brunch | March 17 – 11:30am to 5pm | Potomac Point Winery
Join us for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration featuring festive live music and a special menu of Irish-inspired bistro dishes and drinks (think green mimosas). Partake in our annual leprechaun toss or sit back and enjoy music & Brunch. Don’t forget to wear green, and the $5 cover charge.

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | March 17 – 12pm to 10pm | Capital Ale House
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Capital Ale House Fredericksburg with Wayne Jordan! Enjoy great food, drink and Irish music in a warm atmosphere.

St. Patrick’s Day at Maltese Brewery | March 17 – 4pm to 6pm |
Come celebrate St Patrick’s Day with Moch Pryderi – Celtic Music of Wales and Brittany