Oh, Saint Patrick’s Day. A day of green merrymaking for both adults and kids alike, though it’s really the best time for adults to act like kids. With spring on the horizon, everyone wants to spread the joy, but they might not have the funds to do so. Don’t worry, though. Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you have to stay home. Get your friends and grab a cold pint of beer. Hit the town and wear your gaudiest shade of green. Here are some freebies and ways to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day!
Here are some freebies and ways to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day! Everyone loves seeing green in their wallets, after all.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Although there are multiple parades going on in the world, you have to see the one in New York, New York. If you find yourself in the area, stop by 5th Ave. and 44th St. to watch the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 17. It’ll start at 11:00 A.M. and go all the way to 79th St.
Don’t forget to wear green. Customers can get a short stack of buttermilk pancakes for as little as $1 from 7:00 A.M.-7:00 P.M. on March 17.
You might have to do some searching to find a restaurant, but if you can manage to do it, you’re in for a great deal. Now through March 17, you can get a free breakfast entree with the purchase of another entree and two beverages. It’s a perfect way to have a date for the price of one. Just make sure to bring this coupon with you.
Most bars will have their own ways of celebrating a night of beer, but Bar Louie really knows how to please its customers. From March 17-18 you can enjoy a $4 green beer and $5 Jameson at most locations. Let’s be real, though. Most of you are going to go bar hopping anyway, so just be sure to make Bar Louie a definite stop.
It might not be summer yet, but Six Flags St. Louis is offering an awesome deal. Visitors can save up to 56% if you buy four or more season passes. Instead of $119.99 per ticket, it’s only $64.99. With the pass, you get unlimited admission to the park and a bonus ticket for BATMAN Pass Holders on a select day. Not to mention this means free parking, which comes in clutch when you’re in a hurry.
If you want to spend the whole weekend celebrating, stop by Astoria’s beer garden, Bohemian Hall. They’ll have a ton of beer specials all through Sunday, March 19. Grab some food like tasty shepherd’s pie and corned beef to go with your beer. Yum. For more information check out their Facebook page.