Miami is a city of immigrants, so even if you aren’t Irish, you either know someone who is or can relate to the Irish-immigrant experience. Whatever the case may be, we all can appreciate a little cultural appropriation from time to time. March 17th is one of those days where everyone can be “Irish.” Miami definitely knows how to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, so no matter what you’re looking to do on St. Paddy’s Day, take a look at our list of the best places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in, and near, Brickell and be ready to gain a little “luck o’ the Irish.”
Fado’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
On Friday, March 17th, Mary Brickell Village will transform into an outdoor block party at Fado’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. Touted as the best St. Paddy’s Day party in Miami, this ticketed event offers attendees fantastic live music, as well as great food and drink until the wee hours of the morning. This 21 and over event happens rain or shine…so be prepared for anything to happen. This yearly outdoor fest promises live band and DJs all day, beer tents, cocktails stations, and a sea of green, no matter which way you turn. General Admission to this simple and sexy, St. Patrick’s Day festival is $20; so get your tickets now, before they sell out.
Honorable Mentions Near Brickell
John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant
John Martin’s Irish Pub & Restaurant located at 253 Miracle Mile Coral Gables, FL 33134 is a fabulous Irish pub that has you feeling a wee bit Irish. Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in their Guinness Garden, and feast on Irish cuisine and Irish beer. You can’t refuse this kind of luck on your side.
American Social – Brickell
American Social – Brickell will be hosting a weekend-long celebration called St. Patrick’s Day on the Miami River. Patrons can celebrate St. Paddy’s Day all weekend long, and enjoy this gorgeous waterfront location. Patrons can peruse an endless selection of handcrafted cocktails and craft beers, and even enjoy a self-serving beer tap at their table. There’s no better place to come and be merry.
The Butcher Shop
The Butcher Shop in Wynwood, promises patrons a wee bit of Irish food and drink with the Irish classic corned beef and cabbage on the menu. Other Irish essential include pickle backs and Irish car bombs. Nothing better than enjoying an outstanding hearty meal, while downing some beer in their beer garden.