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What’s Going On In Tampa Bay for St. Patrick’s Day?

Tampa Bay St. Patrick’s Day Events and Celebrations 

Tampa Bay is soon to go green as St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. After a long year behind us, the light is nearly at the end of the rainbow and the time for Irish celebration is nearly here. Whether you enjoy taking part in St. Paddy’s Day traditions for the fun of it or you have a bit of Irish in your blood, there’s plenty going on in Tampa Bay this weekend for St. Patrick’s Day.  

The Tampa Bay area is hosting a variety of St. Patrick’s Day events and celebrations that will appeal to all kinds of locals. So, whether you are looking to grab a green pint or want to hit the water this St. Paddy’s Day, you can do it all here in Tampa Bay.  

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Kilts, Music, Food Galore 

What: St. Patrick’s Weekend  
When: Friday, March 12 – Wednesday, March 17, 2021 
Where: The Galley | 27 4th St N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 

Spend the weekend enjoying Irish food and music at The Galley with a full lineup of live performances on the schedule. You can come out to The Galley for traditional corned beef and cabbage or just a pint of Guiness while enjoying performances by Jinty McGrath, Acoustic Thunder, Cage O’Hanlon, and more.  

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Paddle Yourself Green 

What: Leprechaun Paddle 
When: Sunday, March 14, 2021 | 12 p.m. 
Where: Pop Stansell Park | 797 Florida Ave, Palm Harbor, FL 

The annual St. Patrick’s Day Paddle is taking place this Sunday as locals hit the water in search of Tampa Bay leprechauns. Get decked out in green before hitting the water for an afternoon of fun. Lunch and refreshments will be served after the paddle. 

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Do the Paddy’s Shuffle(board) 

What: Shuffle’s St. Patrick’s Day Tourn O’Ment 
When: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | 5 p.m. – 12 a.m.  
Where: Shuffle | 2612 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602 

Take a new spin, or shuffle, on traditional St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and come out to Shuffle to take your chances in a blind draw shuffleboard tournament. Shuffle will be serving Irish favorites, drinks, and more with plenty of prizes to go around. Event celebrations start at 5 p.m. and the tournament begins at 7 p.m. 

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Luck of the Pup 

What: St. Patrick’s Day Pawty 
When: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.  
Where: Dog Bar St. Pete | 2300 Central Ave, Saint Petersburg, FL 33712 

SOL Burger is coming out to Dog Bar St. Pete to serve up a delicious holiday menu for you and your pup this St. Patrick’s Day. Come out to the bar to enjoy delicious food, green beer, and fun all day long. Pups are always welcome at Dog Bar St. Pete and will be the star of the show at this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Pawty. 

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Go Green in a New Kia in Tampa Bay 

Why not dive into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit year-round in Tampa Bay behind the wheel of a new green Kia model? You can find a variety of new Kia models wrapped in green on the Friendly Kia lot, including the Kia Soul, Kia Sorento, Kia Telluride, and more.