Archives: Saint Patrick’s Day

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Choose your own luck-filled adventure: Celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in RVA

With more area festivals than you can shake a shillelagh at, here’s a look at what you can expect at each, whether you’re trying to get Shamrock’d or just have a little fun out with the family.

St. Paddy's Palooza

RAIN DATE: Innsbrook’s St. Paddy’s Palooza moved to Sunday

The popular event drew a crowd of over 10,000 people last year.

Shamrock The Block

Shamrock The Block set to rock the Boulevard again Saturday

The event, now in its second year, drew a crowd of over 20,000 in 2014.

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Shockoe Fest schedule

You can take the Shamrock out of Shockoe but you can’t take the Irish.

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Richmond taxi and limo services

Looking to party, but not looking to drive? Here’s how you can get around town with someone else behind the wheel.

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Shamrock the Block debuts in new digs

The event keeps getting bigger, and can grow even more at its new location.

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The community behind the Church Hill Irish Festival

You shouldn’t sleep on this March festival, and here’s why.

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Good times ahead for Rare Olde Times

These are exciting times for a West End pub that just might be RVA’s closest connection to Ireland.

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USBG brings camaraderie and credibility

Being a bartender is about more than crafting cocktails; it’s about creating relationships. The Richmond chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild hope to support just that.

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Sine’s 15th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Street Party

Four bands for $5.

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Virginia may have your money (and it wants to give it back to you)

Virginia has $1.2 billion of people’s unclaimed money. Find out how you can check to see if any of it belongs to you.

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PHOTOS: A touch of green for St. Patrick’s Day

RVA won’t be getting pinched this St. Paddy’s Day.

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A drink for St. Patrick’s Day: the Paddy O’ Kelly

St. Patrick’s Day is known for beer, but one of RVA’s best barkeeps, Heritage’s Mattias Hägglund, has an egg-infused drink keeping with the Irish spirit.

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Favorites: Penny Lane’s shepherd’s pie

Penny Lane is a proper pub, and accordingly serves hearty pub fare. Their version of shepherd’s pie will definitely fill you up (and then some).

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The proper pints of Rosie Connolly’s

Tropical Storm Gaston couldn’t stop Rosie Connolly’s, a pub that will soon celebrate its ninth St. Patrick’s Day.

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The greatest Irish drinking games

Ok, ok, we know this is three years old, but it is consistently one of our most searched articles on this site. Apparently the Internet *really* wants to know how to throwdown authentically on St. Patrick’s Day. So here you go… an oldie but SUCH a goodie.