Lucky you! St. Patrick’s Day in Athens is right around the corner! 

Here you will find your guide to St. Patrick’s Day weekend in the Classic City. From brewery bashes to community events, we have got you covered! 

Breweries and Bars to Celebrate At

Athens Official St. Patrick's Day Bar Crawl on March 17th, 4 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Throw on your favorite green outfit and head downtown to sip your way around the city. This Athens Pub Crawl will guide you through the best bars as you celebrate the holiday in true Irish fashion! Tickets are $9.99 and can be purchased online. 

St. Patrick’s Day Madness at Terrapin on March 17th at 12 p.m.

Spend an afternoon at Terrapin drinking Clover Mimosas and Green Beer while you watch madness on the court! Drinks are included with the festive price of $7.77! Show up early and test your luck - the first 20 tickets are free! 

Keepin’ it Green and Brew-tiful St. Patrick's Day Event on March 17th, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Raise funds for the Loop 10 Daffodil Project and keep the city of Athens beautiful this St. Patrick’s Day! This family friendly event is hosted by Athens-Clarke County Government at Terrapin Brewery. Free entry will get you access to this community gathering that will feature dunk tanks and costume contests. Sip while you celebrate this holiday with the whole family!

St. Patrick’s Day Bash at Southern Brewing Company on March 18th, 3 p.m.

Who needs a pot of gold when you can have a pint of local beer? Spend the afternoon at Southern Brewing Company, where you can do a jig and grab a drink as you extend this Irish holiday into the weekend! Live music will take place throughout the event featuring That’s Rad!, a Pogues tribute by the Knockouts, Green Flag Band plus a special dance performance by Carpenter Academy of Irish Dance! Tickets are $7 online and $10 at the door and your first pint of beer is included in the ticket price! Free for leprechauns 20 and under. 

Shamrockin' Good Time Drop-In Party at Athens Cooks on March 17th, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Swing by Athens Cooks for a beer flight and tasty finger foods this St. Patrick's Day! Athens Cooks is usually known for their cooking classes, this holiday is solely for celebrating at their location on Prince Avenue! For $35 you'll be able to sample beers, snack on finger foods and socialize amidst music!

Alcohol-Free Fun 

Not feeling alcohol for St. Patty’s Day? No worries! The holiday can still sham-ROCK in Athens! Go green with a matcha latte from 1000 Faces Coffee or add some irish cream to your go-to drink at Sips Coffee

In the mood for something sweet? Try Zombie Coffee and Donuts’ March flavor of the month, the Froggy Green Donut! 


Check out our Athens Events Calendar for more ideas and inspiration.

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