St. Patricks Day Weekend in Cambridge: Everyone’s a Little Bit Irish

Spend March 16 and 17 in Cambridge celebrating the luck of the Irish! This St. Patrick’s Day weekend, enjoy cuisine and activities inspired by the Emerald Isle. We’ve got some highlights for you below.

Specialty Cocktails and Green Beer
Stop the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge for the HorseFeather Cocktail made with Jameson Whiskey, ginger beer bitters, and lemon juice or the Black and Tan Mixed Drink, which is 1/2 Guinness and 1/2 Lager or Cider. And of course, all of their beers on draft will be green.

Saint Patrick's Day Pre-Party
Love St. Patrick’s Day but want to avoid the crowds on Sunday? Stop by Brew Beat Hall for their St. Patrick’s Day Pre-Party on March 16, 11-2a. Enjoy Jameson on tap, corned beef and cabbage, and Irish music from 12-4p.

Celtic Tunes
WGBH presents the 12th annual A St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Sojourn with Brian O’Donovan at the Sanders Theatre on March 16 at 3p and 7:30p. Featuring Irish folk music from around the world, curated by host and producer Brian O’Donovan.

Traditional Irish Dinner
If you’re craving corned beef, shepherd’s pie, and Guinness beef stew, stop by Grafton Street for an authentic Irish meal on March 17.


Photos by: Michael D. Spencer

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