13 ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Birmingham

Five Points St. Patrick's Day parade
The Five Points South St. Patrick’s Day Parade is back! (Five Points Alliance)

Feeling lucky? We’ve got you covered with fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Birmingham, from parades to green drinks. Make your St. Patty’s Day plans today, and don’t forget to wear green!

1. Shamrock Shindig | March 12

Shamrock Shindig
(Shamrock Shindig / Facebook)
  • What: The 10th annual Shamrock Shindig benefitting the Arc of Central Alabama includes food, drinks, live music, a balloon drop, prize drawing and more.
  • Where: Back Forty Beer Co. | 3201 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • When: Saturday, March 12 | 4-8PM
  • Price: $45 Single | $80 Couple
  • Tickets

2. ShamROCK at Cahaba Brewing Co. | March 12

(Cahaba Brewing Co. / Facebook)
  • What: Cahaba Brewing Co.’s annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration with local food trucks, musicians and shopping at Sweet Ham Alabama, a spring cleaning sale benefitting First Light, a Center for Homeless Women and Children in Birmingham.
  • Where: Cahaba Brewing Co. | 4500 5th Ave S, Building C, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • When: Saturday, March 12 | Noon-10PM
  • Price: Free
  • Website

3. Birmingham Hammerfest | March 12-13

Birmingham Hammerfest
(Birmingham Hammerfest)

4. YPBirmingham’s St. Patrick’s Day Celebration | March 16

5. Five Points South St. Patrick’s Celebration | March 12-19

Five Points St. Patrick's Day parade
(Five Points Alliance)

6. St. Patrick’s Day at Avondale | March 17

Avondale St. Patrick's Day
(Avondale Brewing Co. / Facebook)
  • What: Head to Avondale Brewing Co. on St. Patrick’s Day for crawfish, Avondale Burger Co. and music from DJ Mark AD.
  • Where: Avondale Brewing Co. | 201 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • When: Thursday, March 17 | 4PM
  • Price: Free
  • Facebook

7. St. Patrick’s Day at The Pizitz | March 17

St. Patrick's Day The Pizitz
(The Pizitz / Facebook)
  • What: A night full of drink specials and Irish-inspired cocktails at The Louis Bar at The Pizitz, along with music from Giani Martin.
  • Where: The Pizitz | 120 19th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • When: Thursday, March 17 | 6-9PM
  • Price: Free
  • Facebook

8. St. Patrick’s Day Fundraiser at Little London Kitchen | March 17

St. Patrick's Day fundraiser at Little London
(Little London Kitchen / Facebook)
  • What: A night full of fun with food, drinks and Celtic music from Hooley with silent, live and online auction items—all benefitting The Bill Crawford Educational Foundation of the Homewood Rotary Club
  • Where: Little London Kitchen | 162 Oxmoor Road, Birmingham, AL 35209
  • When: Thursday, March 17 | 5:30-9PM
  • Price: $40
  • Tickets

9. St. Patrick’s Day Bash at Hickory Tavern | March 17

St. Patrick's Day at Hickory Tavern
(Hickory Tavern / Facebook)
  • What: A St. Patrick’s Day party with green beer, corned beef and cabbage, shepherd’s pie and live music from Nashville musician Matt Bennet.
  • Where: Hickory Tavern | 595 Brookwood Village, Homewood, AL 35209
  • When: Thursday, March 17 | 6PM
  • Price: Free
  • Facebook

10. 5th Annual Lucky’s St. Patrick’s Day Crawl | March 19

Lucky's St. Patrick's Day Crawl
(Steel Gastropub / Facebook)
  • What: A bar crawl with drink specials and a grand prize costume contest starting at Steel Gastropub and stopping at Five Birmingham, Mojo Pub, The Quest Club and TrimTab Brewing Company.
  • Where: Steel Gastropub | 29 Seven Apartments, 2808 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • When: Saturday, March 19 | 4PM-12AM
  • Price: $20 for Group Tickets | $25 for Single Tickets
  • Tickets

11. St. Patrick’s Day at Beef ‘O’ Brady’s | March 19

Beef o' Brady's St. Patrick's Day
(Beef ‘O’ Brady’s / Facebook)

12. St. Patrick’s Day on the Roof | March 19

St. Patrick's on the Roof
(The Hive / Facebook)
  • What: A fun Saturday rooftop day party with a view of the Five Points South St. Patrick’s Day Parade, live DJ, Irish-styled menu and specialty cocktails.
  • Where: The Hive | 1006 20th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205
  • When: Saturday, March 19 | 11AM-3PM
  • Price: $10
  • Tickets

13. Marty’s GM St. Patrick’s Day Party | March 19

Marty's GM St. Patrick's Day
(Marty’s GM / Facebook)

How will YOU celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Birmingham? Tag us @BhamNow to let us know!

Cecilia Wood
Cecilia Wood
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