6 St. Patrick’s Day Parties in YYC You Don’t Want to Miss

Dust off those green glasses, top hats, shiny beads and good ol' leprechaun costumes, because in just 10 short days, you will be partying like the Irish all over the city.


Well Calgary, in just 10 short days you could be partying like the Irish all over the city. Whether you’re ready to celebrate your favourite holiday on Friday, Saturday, Sunday or all three, we’ve got a wide range of events for you to attend every day of St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Dust off those green glasses, top hats, shiny beads and good ol’ leprechaun costumes, because you wouldn’t dare being underdressed on the biggest party holiday of the year now, would you?! Everyone’s heading down to one – or all – of these hot St. Patrick’s Day parties, so secure your spot now by purchasing tickets for you and all your friends.

St. Patrick’s Weekend

Date: Friday, March 15-Sunday, March 17
Time: All day, every day
Place: Fionn MacCool’s, 1249 11 Ave SW
Cost: Prices vary, check out their image below.

Start your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations any time you like this weekend at Fionn MacCools downtown! Green drinks, hearty meals, live DJs and Irish specials – how can you go wrong?! Enjoy your St. Patrick’s Day pub-style this year as you drink and eat ’till your heart’s content.

Shamrocks & Shenanigans

Date: Saturday, March 16
Time: 6pm
Place: Selkirk Grille at Heritage Park, 900 Heritage Dr SW
Cost: $69.95

Get ready for a night to treat your tastebuds and delight your ears as you explore an array of Big Rock’s finest brews and dance the night away to Calgary’s premiere Celtic band, Cabot’s Crossing. Your ticket to this event includes mouthwatering food, a flight of beer, one drink ticket and live music to keep you going all night long. Party on!

St Patrick’s Day NEON PARTY

Date: Saturday, March 16
Time: 9pm
Place: Tropical YYC, 1424 17 Ave SW
Cost: $10 admission

Celebrate your St. Patrick’s Day with a live DJ, scrumptious Mexican food, endless dancing and wild entertainment WHILE glowing in the dark! With $5 green beer and $4 shots all night long, you’ll want to snag your table here early.

Calgary’s Official St. Patrick’s Day Mega Party 

Date: Sunday, March 17
Time: 10pm
Place: Music Nightclub, 1140 10 Avenue SW
Cost: $5-10

This party is growing by the minute, Calgary! With the DJs spinning club anthems, top 40, house, hip hop and classic mashups all night long, you’ll be glad that you bought your ticket to this event ahead of time.

Calgary St. Patrick’s Day Party

Date: Sunday, March 17
Time: 9pm
Place: Knoxville’s Tavern, 840 9 Avenue SW
Cost: $10-25

With over 1000+ Calgarians partying at this joint, you’re bound to run into an old friend or perhaps that special someone throughout the night. Coat check, VIP bottle service, professional photographs and a light show choreographed to the upbeat tunes, Knoxville’s is the place to be this St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Patrick’s Day Market

Date: Sunday, March 17
Time: 10am-2pm
Place: Calgary’s Farmers Market, 510 77 Ave SE
Cost: FREE

Click your heels Calgary and head on down to the market for a toe-tapping good time this St. Patrick’s Day! Enjoy live performances throughout the day like Ian Gott Irish Dance Academy, Luck of the Irish Games & Balloons and Bow Valley Fiddlers.

We hope your day is filled with festive cheer and lots of green beer!

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