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Atlanta Bar Tours, USA Entertainment & Trend Setting Productions bring the 2nd Annual Green Mile Pub Crawl on Friday, March 16th in Midtown. Registration at Ri Ra Irish Pub from 7-11PM on Friday night. Event includes 6 hosted St. Paddy’s themed drinks/shots, admission in all venues, food/drink specials, a raffle, costume contest and more. Participating bars include Ri Ra, Front Page News, Flip Flops, Cosmo Lava, Opera, Sutra, and Deadwood Saloon. Walk the Green Mile aka 3-4 blocks to 7 bars in Midtown in GREEN and enjoy a complimentary Paddy’s day themed drink or shot at each bar. After party at Cosmo Lava with Green costume contest at midnight the start of St. Patrick’s Day. Tickets are $20 in advance. Use promo code “abt” & save $10 of tickets for a limited time.

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Churchills British Pub at 3223 Cains Hill Place in Buckhead is hosting two St. Patrick’s Day Events. On Friday, March 16th, there will be a Pre-Patty’s Day Bushmill’s Toast in the War Room at 7pm which is Midnight in Ireland. Doors open at 6pm. Kevin Mulcahy, one of 15 Masters of Whiskey, will host the exclusive Bushmill’s Tasting. A $75 value, this tasting is free and only open to Order of the Pub Members. Sign up to be a member HERE. Once a member, guests must also RSVP via email at as spaces are very limited. On Saturday, March 17th, Churchills presents the 38th Annual ShamROCK with live music from Travis Boyles from 5-7pm & Likkrd Up from 8-11pm. Out front, there will be a food truck, outdoor car bombs and beer stations as well as NCAA tournament action with no cover. Doors for Buckhead’s oldest St. Patty’s Party open at 2pm!

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Deadwood Saloon, located at 66 12th Street NE in Midtown, hosts a  St. Patrick’s Bash on March 17th from 8pm-2am with live music on the patio, a house video DJ spins at night. There will be lots of specials including Flavored Car Bombs, Jager Bombs & Fish & Chip Baskets. St. Patrick’s Bash is sponsored by Smithwick’s Irish Ale, Red Bull, Guinness & Crispin Cider and has no cover.

In Virginia Highlands, Limerick Junction celebrates its Silver Anniversary with a St. Patrick’s Celebration and Block Party on Saturday, March 17th. Celebrate inside the pub with all Irish music from Galen Crader, Chris Ricker, and Kevin Lewis starting at noon. The Block Party Behind the Pub has gates opening at 2pm with live music from Galen Crader, Rocksploitation, Stooge Brothers, The Exiles, Atlanta Funk Society, and Kevin Lewis Band, traditional Irish food and great Irish beers.

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Meehan’s Public House in Sandy Springs presents Green Eggs & Kegs St. Patrick Day Blowout on Saturday, March 17th from 1pm-close. An Irish Breakfast starts at 9am. Complete with an Irish fare menu and drinks including $11 (32oz) Guinness Stadium cups with refills only $9. Watch the National Rugby Championship with England vs. Ireland on the BBC at 1pm. Performances staring at 1:00 p.m. underneather the tent include Second Verse, Best Brother, Irish Dancers King O’ Sullivan School, Truett Lollis Band, My Favorite Baldwin and The Daniels Brothers. Advance tickets are only $5.00, $10.00 at the gate (cash only)

Another Midtown event at Moe’s Original Bar B Que at 49 14th Street is St. Patrick’s Day with live music from Lion & Co. (Jam/Folk/Blues) from 9:30-12:30am with $1 Beers, $3 Green Beers, $5 Guinness and $6 Irish Car Bombs as well as bar specials that include $3 Jager Shots, $3 Evan Williams Cherry Bourbon Shots, $3 Wild Turkey American Honey Bourbon Shots, $3 Blue Raspberry Shots, $5 Mancuso Margaritas, $5 Firefly Cinnamon Whiskey & $6 Patron Cafe Tequila Liqueur. No cover

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A Social Mess presents Lepre*CON 2012 at Park Tavern on Saturday, March 17th starting at 3pm.  The appearance of the luckiest leprechaun of all time, John John O’ Delladonnerty, will be casting his magical wand over all this year. This is an entire day of nonsense which will include live music, your mom, her therapist and 5,000 Irish acting Atlantans with a sweet buzz. You know A Social Mess will be planning some outrageous activities, so check with your physician. $20 advance tickets are available HERE.

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In Buckhead, Tavern 99 brings Feeling Lucky Fest on Saturday, March 17th with adjacent band stage area in the front lot with beer trucks, seating area and more. They are closing down the parking lot for one heck of rockin St. Paddy’s Day with 6 bands and 2 DJs including Jacob and Good People, Patrick Scott Band, Running with Desire, Boogie with Cram & Crane, Francisco Vidal Band, Ian Schumaker Band, DJ Motec & Lethal Rhythms. $20 advance ticket includes 1 hosted drink plus beer and food specials, contests, get GREEN and more!

Lorrie Dixson Griggs (89 Posts)

Lorrie Dixson Griggs graduated from the University of Alabama with a B.A. in Communications before she worked for CNN for 15 years in news production. In addition to freelance writing, she is currently an entrepreneur who owns Eskimo Advertising, a full service boutique advertising and public relations agency and Drifter Merch, a lifestyle apparel and accessories brand inspired by music. Reach out to Lorrie at