St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, and most people are over the “club” or bar scene, but still want to have a good time. Luckily, there are a ton of things you can do that don’t involve the night life but do include a great time!
1. Shamrockalicious Yaara Da Tashan
Dress in your best green and black for a Bollywood themed St. Patricks Day Party! Located at the Royal Banquet Hall, enjoy all inclusive dinner and drinks with this event held by Starglam Entertainments. There will be a total of three DJ’s under one roof. Dj’s will separate themselves by genre, one will play Bhangra Fusion, another will play Bollywood Hungama, and the last will play Hip Hop/Latin.
2. St. Patrick’s Day Boxing
If you’re looking to set off some steam before you head out for the night, head over to the Hershey Centre at 6:00 for some St. Patty’s Day boxing. Professional boxers such as IBA Intercontinental Lightweight champion Josh O’riley and Juan Bodella Orosczo will be there. Former IBF International Heavyweight champions Franz Will and Sebastian Ignacio Ceballos will be the main feature. Dress in your green and black as well to show some pride and may the best fighter win!
3. St .Patrick’s Day Party
The Irish Club of Mississauga is hosting their annual St. Patrick’s Day party! It’s located at 4120 Ridgeway Dr and is a full day party! Beginning at 12:00 and ending at 2 in the morning, drop by for a beer or three and pop by for a day of entertainment full of prizes. Oh and in case you’re interested in Irish dancing, O’Deadly is on stage at 7 pm!
4. Darren Evorglens & Shania Twin
Now if you’re looking for a night full of comedy and entertainment, head over to Port Credit Legion Saturday night. For $25, enjoy food, drinks, and a whole lot of laughs. You can also dress up in green and black to fit in with the nights theme- St. Patrick’s Day!
5. St. Patrick’s Dinner
If you’re looking for an event that’s more low key, this St. Patrick’s Day dinner is the event for you. It’s located at Trinity St. Paul in Port Credit. For $15, enjoy a dinner including Irish Beef Stew, St. Ceasar salad, desserts with coffee and tea. There is a bar, but accepts cash only. There will also be Irish dancers, best costume, and the luck of the Irish 50/50 draw!
6. St. Patrick's Day Potluck
And finally an afternoon event. A potluck from 4-6 P.M on Saturday located at 3045 Southcreek Rd. Everyone must bring something healthy for the potluck as this program advocates healthy eating! Enjoy music, games, healthy snacks and foods, smoothies and much more to commemorate St. Patrick’s Day.
As you can see, you really don’t need a club to enjoy the day of green. Enjoy the many events taking place around the city and drink responsibly.