food & drink ·
Published February 27, 2023
Where to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Los Angeles This Year
Have an extra festive St. Patrick’s Day at these LA events! 🍀
by Los Angeles Bucket List
Looking for something fun to do in LA for St. Patrick's Day? The city offers plenty of events and activities that will get you in the Irish spirit, from parades and pub crawls to festivals and parties. Whether you're Irish or just a big supporter of St. Patrick's Day, there are ways for everyone to participate in the festivities all March long.
So get your green on and check out our top suggestions for a one-of-a-kind St. Patrick's Day in Los Angeles!
Eight Fun Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in LA
Santa Monica St. Patrick's Day Bar Crawl
If you're looking for the best St. Patrick's Day celebration in Los Angeles, look no further! Kiss Me I'm Irish will take you on a wild two-day bar crawl through six of the city's best party spots, with drink specials all night long at each location. This bar crawl is the perfect way to party in style for St. Patrick’s Day in Santa Monica!
Where: check-in at Britannia Pub, 318 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90401
St. Penmar's Day: Festival on the Green
Get ready to shamrock and roll at the first annual St. Penmar’s Day: Festival on the Green! The largest St. Patty’s Day party on the Westside hits The Penmar Golf Course on Friday, March 17, and festivities start at 2:00 pm. Celebrate St. Patrick with a green beer garden, live bands, DJs, Bushmills VIP Lounge, food and drink specials, whiskey tastings, face painting, giveaways, costume contests, a photo booth, games, and so much more!
Where: 1233 Rose Ave, Venice, CA
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar
For serious whiskey drinkers who can’t think of a better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s day than with a quality Irish whiskey, head to Seven Grand. This bar serves up delicious hand-crafted cocktails plus a serious list of Irish whiskeys. But remember, these libations are meant to be savored, not chugged!
Where: 515 W. 7th St. #200, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Molly Malone's Irish pub has been a Los Angeles institution for 50 years. You'll feel like you've walked straight into Dublin when entering this local favorite, with its cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. It's a great spot to swing by on St. Patrick's Day—they’ll keep the party going all day long with flowing beer and lots of live music!
Where: 575 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Hermosa Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade
What’s a party without a parade? The Hermosa Beach St. Patrick’s Day parade is an exciting celebration of Irish culture down the beautiful streets of Hermosa Beach, featuring traditional bands, dancers, local organizations, and vintage vehicles. Come out and enjoy the sunshine as you kick off St. Patrick’s day in style!
Where: The parade begins at the intersection of Valley Drive and Pier Avenue in Hermosa Beach.
Enjoy a classic corned beef sandwich at Langer’s
If you want to skip drinking in favor of eating more delicious food, Langer’s is the place to go, especially if you're looking for the ultimate corned beef sandwich. This James Beard award-winning spot serves up delicious no-frills sandwiches until 4 p.m., so stop by after the parade or before heading out for the night to fuel up!
Where: 704 South Alvarado, Los Angeles, CA 90057
St. Patrick’s Day at the Farmer’s Market
Get into the green spirit at the Original Farmer’s Market of Los Angeles. You can shop with your favorite vendors at the market during this special event while you enjoy green beer and authentic Irish food. Magee’s Kitchen will be on-site serving corned beef, cabbage, and potatoes all day long, and there will be traditional folk music at the on-site tavern in the evening.
Where: 6333 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles, CA 90036
Have an Irish Coffee at Tom Bergin's Public House
If the glowing green sign out front didn’t give it away, Tom Bergin’s is THE place to get Irish Coffee in Los Angeles. This “house of Irish Coffee” takes the drink seriously, so if you’re looking for a stiff cocktail that’ll get you caffeinated so you can keep the party going all day long, this is the place for you. They’ve also got a menu filled with Irish goodies, including corned beef and shepherd’s pie if you work up an appetite!
Where: 840 S. Fairfax Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90036