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Ultimate Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick's Day This Year

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2024 in Boston & Beyond

In search of the perfect pint of Guinness or a traditional corned beef dinner? Well, you’re in luck! Briar Group has you covered this St. Patrick’s Day weekend with indulgent food specials, creative themed cocktails, live music, Irish step dancers, and so much more.  

MJ O’Connor’s Back Bay 

MJ O’Connor’s Back Bay has been a favorite amongst locals for over 20 years now, making it a must visit destination over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. 

Menu Specials: On Thursday, March 14th, MJ’s will begin serving St. Patrick’s Day specials, available throughout the weekend until supplies last. Enjoy comforting dishes like the classic Irish Breakfast, authentic Corned Beef & Cabbage, Guinness Beef Stew, and Monaghan Shepherd’s Pie. 

Live Entertainment: Mick Carr will be performing two back-to-back sets on Friday from 5-8pm and 9:30pm-12:30am. Shane Beirne is joining us from Ireland and performing two days in a row, Saturday 9:30pm-12:30am and Sunday 8pm-11pm. Before Beirne’s set on Sunday you can catch Irish step dancers at 6pm. 

Location: 27 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02116 

Ned Devine’s Irish Pub 

A staple for its lively nightlife and historic location at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Ned Devine's is a guaranteed hot spot for those who are ready to party and show off their Irish spirit! 

Menu Specials: Ned’s will serve a condensed St. Patrick’s Day menu from Friday-Sunday, featuring Irish inspired favorites like the Corned Beef Sandwich, Chicken Curry, Guinness Onion Soup, and Irish Poutine. 

Live Entertainment: Shaine Berine will be in the pub on Friday for two sets from 5pm-8pm and 10p-1am. Saturday’s lineup includes live music from Shane Beirne in the pub from 2pm - 5pm and Evan O’Reardon on the stage from 2pm-5pm. St. Patrick’s Day performances on Sunday include local band, Cherry Orchard from 2pm-5pm, step dancers at 3pm, and bag pipers. 

Location: 1 Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, MA 02109 

Solas Irish Pub 

If you’re looking to have an authentic Irish experience over the weekend, put Solas Irish Pub at the top of your list! 

Menu highlights from the Solas St. Patrick’s Day specials menu include Paddy’s Breakfast, Corned Beef & Cabbage Egg Rolls, Bangers & Mash, Guinness Beef Stew, and Coffee Cake with Guinness Caramel Sauce. 

Location: 710 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116 

Hurricane's at The Garden: 

The perfect place to wear your Celtic’s green and enjoy a pint of Guinness is just steps away from TD Garden at Hurricane’s

Menu Specials: Enjoy Hurricane’s St. Patrick's Day specials menu Thursday-Sunday. Specials include Corned Beef Egg Rolls, Cheese Curry Fries, Bangers & Mash, and a Corned Beef Sandwich. 

Live Entertainment: Kicking off Saturday with a DJ Night and leading into Sunday with bag pipers from 5:30pm-6pm and a performance from a local step dancing team.  

Location: 150 Canal St, Boston, MA 02114  

The Harp Boston 

This legendary Boston sports bar doesn’t play games when it comes to St. Patrick’s Day festivities. 

Menu Specials: The Harp Boston’s St. Patrick's Day specials menu includes traditional Irish dishes such as Corned Beef & Cabbage, Shepherd’s Pie, and a Corned Beef Sandwich. Indulge in Irish Bread Pudding for dessert or celebrate the holiday with a festive Green Tea Shot. 

Live Entertainment: Pulse will be playing crowd favorites Friday and Saturday at 9pm, while on Sunday, The Harp welcomes step dancers at 4:15pm, bag pipers, and a live set from Never in Vegas at 6pm.  

Location: 85 Causeway St, Boston, MA 02114 

The Harp Patriot Place 

Embrace the luck of the Irish at The Harp Patriot Place this St. Patrick's Day with specialty drinks and food alongside live music. 

Menu Specials: St. Patrick’s Day specials at The Harp Patriots Place will be available Thursday-Sunday. Menu items include Guinness Beef Stew, Corned Beef Dinner, Bangers & Mash, and The Harp’s spin on the Classic Reuben. Pair your meal with a festive cocktail such as the Pot O’ Gold, a Rainbow Mimosa, the Green & Tan, a Tully Green Tea, or The Big Tully Ginger. 

Live Entertainment: It’s DJ Night back-to-back on Friday & Saturday night, while Shane Beirne will be performing live on Sunday from 2pm-5pm. 

Location: 200 Patriot Place, Foxborough, MA 02035 

Six String Grill & Stage 

There’s no better place for live music than Six String Grill & Stage, the ultimate entertainment venue at Patriot Place. Performances include Thirty 6 Red on Friday, 7 Day Weekend on Saturday, and New Bedford’s very own Irish folk band, The Pourmen on Sunday. 

Menu specials: Enjoy featured Irish dishes at Six String Grill & Stage from Friday 3/15 - Sunday 3/17. Indulge in an inventive special, Sausage Roll Poppers or an Irish classic, Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner.  

Location: 275 Patriot Pl, Foxborough, MA 02035 


MJ O’Connor’s Seaport 

The second MJ O’Connor’s location in the Seaport will also have a St. Patrick’s Day specials menu available Thursday-Sunday. Items include savory favorites like Baked Potato Soup, Corned Beef & Cabbage, Guinness Short Beef Stew, and a “Guinnespresso” Martini to enjoy after your meal. 

Location: 425 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210 


The Beth Kitchen & Bar 

If you’re south of the city, head to The Beth Kitchen & Bar for their festivities! Serving up Irish-inspired food specials, specialty drinks like the Shamrock Shaketini, and live Irish Step Dancing performances on Saturday, March 16 at 2pm and Sunday, March 17 at 12:30pm. 

Location: 18 Shipyard Drive, Hingham, MA 02043 

There’s no shortage of exciting things happening in Boston and beyond to celebrate the best day of the year for Bostonians. Get the Guinness flowing, the parade rolling, and let the festivities begin!