From an authentic Irish bar to a fabulous street party, here are five places to party it up this St. Patrick’s day. Grab your friends, down some Guinness, and get ready to paint the town green! Remember, everyone’s Irish on St Pat’s – Slainte!
Whether you want to let loose to trad tunes or watch some rugby, this spot in Clarke Quay is the place to be! With beloved Irish act The Broken Pokers playing from Friday to Sunday, and the NatWest Six Nations telecast live, you’ll feel like you’re in the heart of Dublin at this cosy bar. Dig into one of their rich meat pies, grab a pint of Guinness from the friendly staff, and get ready for a wild weekend of merrymaking at McGettigan’s!
Find it at 3A River Valley Road #01-01, Merchant’s Court, Singapore 179020
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St Patrick’s Day Street Festival
This street festival has come a long way since its humble beginnings as a Sunday afternoon concert outside Singapore’s first Irish pub. Circular Road is closed to cars this weekend and open to revellers. Rock out to some Celtic tunes from the live bands, then fuel up with traditional bar grub like Scotch Eggs and Guinness Beef Pie. You can drink to your heart’s content – there’s beer, whisky, and Irish Coffee for everyone!
Find it at Circular Road, Singapore 049411
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St Patrick’s Day Countdown at Muddy Murphy’s
This bar is located in the heart of Orchard Road and is the perfect place to kick off a three-day bender. With $12 whiskies all day and $10 pints of Guinness on offer, you can indulge your love for beer here without burning a hole in your pocket. With live Irish music, authentic bar bites, and friendly staff, the party here will take you right to the heart of Dublin. This is our go-to place to welcome a weekend of drinking, dancing, and making merry!
Find it at 442 Orchard Road, #01-02, Singapore 238879
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Party with DJ Dynamiq at Bang Bang
Pub too mellow for you? Here’s a place to see and be seen. The Official DJ of the San Francisco 49ers is in town this weekend, and you can rock out to his tunes at the swish Bang Bang! With residencies at top American clubs under his belt, DJ Dynamiq’s setlist looks to be an impressive one. Having performed alongside some of the biggest names in modern music, this spot is your go-to if you’re looking to let your hair down this weekend.
Find it at 7 Raffles Boulevard, Marina Square, Singapore 039595
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Take it slow at the Cider Pit
If parties in the city aren’t exactly your forte, fret not, as this place has got you covered! Enjoy a quieter celebration at this laidback bar in Joo Chiat. With over 50 ciders on tap, as well as an extensive selection of beers and other beverages at ridiculously affordable prices, you won’t miss anything by getting down to this quaint enclave. While you’re at it, try their delicious steak fries – thick, crisp and perfect with an ice-cold beer.
Find it at 328 Joo Chiat Road Singapore 427585
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