Break out your green apparel and head to Downtown Harrisonburg for St. Patrick's Day. Local businesses are celebrating with good beer, food, and special events.
Bella Luna is featuring a festive whipped feta tortellini with a swiss chard pesto, parmesan, and crispy parsnips in celebration of St. Patrick's Day! The dish is available as a starter for $8 or as an entree for $15.
Location: 80 W Water St
Be sure to stop by Billy Jack's for one of their Irish brownie donuts topped with chocolate frosting and mint Oreos. Don't forget an order of sticky nuggs too!
Location: 92 S Main St
Breathe is hosting a "barre" crawl of their own. Before you head out for the night, stop by for a special 45-minute beer-burning, shamrock-shaking, Irish-dancing barre class. There will be a costume contest with prizes so dress to impress in your brightest green!
Location: 217 S Liberty St, 4:30-5:15pm
Brothers Craft Brewing is hosting their monthly Cask for a Cause, benefiting the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. They're also tapping a special keg of a traditional Dry Irish Stout. After the St. Patrick's Day celebrations, head back over on Saturday for a March Madness potluck and live music from Mike Howdyshell at 7:30pm.
Location: 800 N Main St
Looking for kid friendly celebrations? Pick out a bag full of books at the library for only $5 (bags provided). Don't miss out on this bargain happening the 17th and 18th from 12-4pm!
Location: 174 S Main St
The flavor of the month is Mint Chocolate Chip. It sounds delicious, and is the perfect snack to munch on for St. Patrick's Day!
Location: 102 S Main St
Steal a Pint at Three Notch'd. Starting at 4pm, they'll be tapping their annual St. Paddy's Day brew, The Foreign Extra Stout. Enjoy specials on their Irish Red Ale and live music from Atlas Bloom. But get there quick - the first 50 people will receive a free Three Notch'd logo pint glass!
Location: 241 E Market St
Get your leprechaun traps ready and try your luck at counting the number of leprechauns throughout the store in order to win Walkabout Outfitter gold! Prizes will be awarded to the 3 closest guesses.
Location: 90 N Main St, contest runs from now until March 19th