It’s the weekend before St. Patrick’s Day, so unsurprisingly, our picks this week are heavy on the green! If you’re looking for more things to do, you can always check out our Event Calendar. And remember to take a look at our 2020 St. Patrick’s Day Guide.
Please note that we try to update these articles as much as possible but with widespread cancellations and closures due to health concerns, please double check all events.
St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations at Brittingham’s Pub
When: Friday, March 13 – Sunday, March 15
Where: 640 East Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill
Brittingham’s will have live Irish music all weekend to get ready for St. Patrick’s Day. Come out Friday night at 9 p.m. for First Highland Watch. Saturday, there will be Shades of Green at 3 p.m. and Rogue Diplomats at 8 p.m. And on Sunday, Kevin and Conor from Oakwyn will perform at 3 p.m.
St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations at Molly Maguire’s Irish Restaurant & Pub
When: Saturday and Sunday, March 14 and 15
Where: 197 Bridge Street, Phoenixville
Enjoy a full weekend of festivities immersed in Irish food, drink, music and dance at Molly McGuire’s annual celebration. General Admission bracelet for $15 gives you access to activities on both weekend days. Enjoy three levels of the pub and an outside tent beer garden across the street. Find out more about the lineup here.
The Lorax: Saturday KiDS Series at the Ambler Theater – CANCELLED
When: Saturday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: 108 E. Butler Pike, Ambler
Celebrate Dr. Seuss month with at the Ambler Theater with a screening of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax! Tickets are only $5.00 or FREE for members of our non-profit theater and their family. Get tickets here.
Girl Scout Cookie Wine Pairing at Cardinal Hollow Winery
When: Saturday, March 14 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: 1830 W. Point Pike, Lansdale
Back by popular demand! Come on out to find your perfect cookie and wine duo! Tickets are $30. Call 215-801-2277 to make your reservation.
St. Patrick’s Day Block Party and Benefit for Eagles Autism Challenge
When: Saturday, March 14 from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Stove and Tap Lansdale, 329 W. Main Street, Lansdale
Stove and Tap celebrates its 4th Anniversary in the heart of Lansdale with an all-day St. Patrick’s Day celebration for a great cause. This annual celebration benefits the Eagles Autism Challenge and Team Jack Ryan. Due to recent health concerns, the street block party will now be hosted indoors with food & drink specials throughout the day.
Last year, this event raised over $12,000 and this year they hope to exceed that goal. Justin Weathers, one of the two owners, will also ride in the Eagles Autism Challenge himself to support the cause and the two boys, Jack and Ryan.
St. Patty’s Terrarium Building Workshop
When: Saturday, March 14 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Achin’ Back Garden Center, 10 Penn Rd, Pottstown
Create a St. Patty’s Day inspired terrarium during this hands-on, one-hour workshop. All materials (bowl, rocks, moss, plants and figure) and instructions are included in the $35 fee. The workshop will feature succulents and how to take cuttings. Feel free to bring wine and snacks. Sign up online by clicking here.
Mafia Murders: Murder Mystery Dinner at Arnold’s Family Fun Center – CANCELLED
When: Saturday, March 14 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: 2200 West Drive, Oaks
As a loyal member of the Godfather’s family, you are cordially ordered, uh, invited to The Library, Don Brundizzi’s by-invitation-only speakeasy for a party that’s sure to be the bee’s knees. Be there or beware!
Enjoy a homemade Italian buffet in our relaxing theater room followed by a comedy murder mystery performance. The hilarious crew from Murder-Envy is performing a live theatrical production of their original Mafia Murders. Audience will participate in solving the mystery. Some lucky audience members will join the performance as well! Tickets are $55 and can be purchased here.
Kids’ St. Patrick’s Day Hike and Treasure Hunt
When: Sunday, March 15 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Lock 60 at Schuylkill Canal Park, 400 Towpath Rd, Mont Clare
Hikers will meet in the parking lot behind the Pickering Creek Inn at 1 p.m. Walk across the bridge, over the Schuylkill River, and down the towpath to Lock 60 to participate in a kids’ treasure hunt in the grove. Enjoy Irish and folk music at the Lock tender’s house and light refreshments. Free for kids 10 and under with adult supervision. Pre-registration is requested by contacting the site. Weather permitting.