Don't miss out on all of the St. Patrick's Day fun in the Los Angeles area. If you can't make it out to Ireland, no worries. There's still plenty of ways to get your St. Party on. Check out our rundown of the top 5 St. Patrick's Day festivities in the LA Area.
1. St. Patrick's Day Festival in LA: March 17, 2012: The St. Patrick's Day Festival in Los Angeles will take place on Saturday, March 17th, 2012 and will feature 100's of beer, wine, tequila, gin, vodka, scotch, whiskey, bourbon and many other drinks with the best international and local foods all included in the ticket PINKS Hot Dogs, Sushi, and so much more. See the event listing here.
2. LA County Irish Fair and Music Festival: March 10 & 11, 2012: Los Angeles County Irish Fair and Celtic Music Festival will take place on Saturday, March 10th & Sunday, March 11th, 2012 at the Fairplex at the Pomona Fairgrounds, and will feature 7 Stages, and 60 Shows Daily! The event will feature two acres of Irish fun! See the event listing here.
3. 18th Annual Hermosa Beach Saint Patrick's Day Parade: March 17, 2012: The 18th Annual Hermosa Beach Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is set for Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 11am. The parade begins at the staging area near the tennis courts on Valley Drive (near 11th street), makes a left onto Pier Avenue, turns left on Hermosa Avenue and ends at Hermosa Avenue and 10th street. Admission and festivities are free! See the event listing here.
4. 6th Annual St. Patrick's Day Festival at the Orange County Market Place: March 17, 2012: Like a hearty Irish stew, the 6th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival at the Orange County Market Place in Costa Mesa will bring together a sampling of traditional favorites and a few surprise ingredients on Saturday, March 17th, 2012 from 10am - 3:30pm. See the event listing here.
5. Saint Paddys Pub Crawls Santa Monica, Orange County & Hollywood: March 16 - 18, 2012: St. Patrick's Day is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year, and what better way to celebrate than to visit some of the top bars that the city has to offer. The producers of the World's Largest Pub Crawl - PubCrawls.com - is looking to recreate history and organize a massive event in Santa Monica. Santa Monica Listing here, Orange County Listing here, and Hollywood Listing here.