St. Patrick’s Day Events and Celebrations in Pierce County

by | Mar 15, 2024

As Lisa Racca, your go-to real estate agent in Pierce County, I’m thrilled to share with you the vibrant and lively St. Patrick’s Day celebrations happening in our beautiful county this year. Pierce County, known for its scenic views and welcoming community, becomes even more lively during St. Patrick’s Day, offering a variety of events that cater to everyone’s tastes, from family-friendly activities to adult gatherings. Let’s dive into some of the events and celebrations you won’t want to miss.

Go Green with the Community

St. Patrick’s Day in Pierce County is a time for the community to come together, celebrate Irish culture, and, of course, wear green! This year, we’ve got a lineup of events that will ensure you’re fully immersed in the festive spirit.

  • St. Patrick’s Day Festival at Doyle’s: Start your day early at Doyle’s Public House in Tacoma, which opens its doors at 6:00 AM. This two-day festival, running from March 17th to March 18th, promises good food, live music, and the perfect pint of stout. Admission is $10 per day.
  • Going Green at the Zoo: Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium is hosting a special event on March 18th, offering a fun, educational experience for the whole family. Learn about green practices and enjoy the zoo’s attractions from 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Tickets vary in price, with discounts for seniors and children.
  • Pints and Pipers at The Swiss Pub: Enjoy an evening with the Puget Sound Firefighters Pipes & Drums on March 18th. This by-donation event at The Swiss Pub + Restaurant is perfect for those looking to experience authentic Irish music.

Unique Celebrations

  • Annual St. Pant’s Day Event at Parkway Tavern: On March 17th, join the Parkway Tavern Bar & Grill in Tacoma for a unique celebration where bringing a pair of pants to donate gets you a free raffle ticket. This is a fun way to celebrate and give back to the community.
  • Defiant Goldfish St. Patrick’s Day Drinkagather: Join the festive gathering at Defiant Goldfish in Tacoma. With no cover charge, it’s a great spot to enjoy the evening with friends, starting at 6:00 PM on March 17th.

Gig Harbor’s Irish Charm

  • St. Patrick’s Day with The Scuppermonkeys: O’Looney’s Irish Pub in Gig Harbor will be hosting an event featuring The Scuppermonkeys, starting at 5:30 PM. It’s a fantastic opportunity to enjoy live music in a cozy, Irish pub setting.

These events are just a taste of what Pierce County has to offer this St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you’re looking to enjoy traditional Irish music, savor a pint of Guinness, or simply immerse yourself in the festive spirit with family and friends, Pierce County has something for everyone. As always, I encourage everyone to celebrate responsibly and make the most of this vibrant holiday.

Pierce County is a place where community and culture come together, especially on St. Patrick’s Day, making it a fantastic time to explore and enjoy the area’s unique charm and hospitality. Happy St. Patrick’s Day!


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