RICHMOND: St. Patrick's Day Celebrations
St. Paddy's Palooza presented by Innsbrook Foundation and benefits St. Baldrick's Foundation, funding research to find cures for childhood cancers. Event is 11am - 5pm, features live music and entertainment, kids zone activities, food, and adult beverages at Innsbrook Pavilion & Lake Shore Commons Building, 4901 & 4951 Lake Brook Drive, Glen Allen. Details visit http://www.innsbrook.com/innsbrook-foundation.
Shamrock The Block St. Patrick's Day Celebrations 11am - 5pm on the Boulevard from Leigh to Broad Streets. Music, food & beverages for sale, children's activities, free pay as you go. Details www.shamrocktheblock.com.
Shockoe Bottom 'Blarney Bash' at the 17th Street Farmer’s Market! A day filled with Irish Traditions in a family friendly, neighborhood setting! Festivities start at 11am go until 5 PM. Free, pay as you go. Get more information from the Facebook page.
Center of the Universe St. Baldrick's Benefit Party - Saturday, March 12th
A St. Baldrick's celebration to raise funds to help find a cure for childhood cancer with head-shaving fundraiser. The fun is from 1 - 9pm, Center of the Universe, Ashland, http://www.cotubrewing.com/event/st-patricks-day-party/
F.W. Sullivan’s Street Party - Thursday, March 17th
F.W. Sullivan's second annual St. Patrick’s Day party, 2401 West Main Street. Stafford Avenue will be shut down for music, green beverages and Irish food. Restaurant opens at 11:30 a.m., street party around 3pm, open to 21 and older. Free entry. Details call (804) 308-8576.
Church Hill Irish Festival - March 19th & 20th
Saturday, 10am-7pm and Sunday 20th 10am-6pm, North 25th & East Broad Street between East Grace and East Marshall. Free parking at 17th and Broad with three shuttle buses, $5 suggested donation. http://www.churchhillirishfestival.com/.