Across the world St. Patrick’s Day, the saint’s religious feast day and anniversary of his death, is celebrated on March 17th. For over 1,000 years the Irish have observed this day as a religious holiday. Nowadays however, especially here in the United States, St. Patrick’s Day has transformed from a traditional, Irish, religious holiday to something much more festive, fun for everyone, and of course, covered in green! From eating St. Patrick’s Day food staples like corned beef and cabbage, to listening to traditional Irish music, there’s plenty of fun things to do on Long Island in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day!
Check out all of these great St. Patrick’s Day celebrations for the Irish, and Irish-at-heart, to enjoy and participate in!
St. Patrick’s Social Night at Guglielmo Marconi Lodge No. 2232
333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip, NY 11751
Thursday, March 5th from 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Partake in a hot buffet with corned beef and cabbage, wine, beer, music and more!
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Cooking Class at Nassau BOCES
1196 Prospect Ave., Westbury, NY 11590
Friday, March 6th from 6 PM - 9 PM
Learn how to make irish soda bread, corned beef & cabbage and potato leek soup. Program for adults 18+.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at Wantagh Memorial Congregational Church
1845 Wantagh Ave., Wantagh, NY 11793
Saturday, March 7th at 6 PM
Long Islanders, 21 and over, are invited to enjoy a St. Patrick’s Day dinner of of corned beef, potatoes, cabbage, carrots, Irish Soda bread and an assortment of beverages and desserts.
March of the Leprechauns Bar Crawl in Riverhead
East Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901
Saturday, March 7th at 1 PM
Ten Riverhead bars and restaurants will come together for the March of The Leprechauns, a St. Paddy’s Day Themed Pub Crawl and Celebration.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at St. Thomas Episcopal Church of Farmingdale
298 Conklin St., Farmingdale, NY 11735
Sunday, March 8th at 5 PM
$15 admission, $5 for children under 12 years old
Reserve your spot for this St. Patrick’s Day themed dinner presented by St. Thomas Episcopal Churchwomen.
IGHL 25th Annual St. Patrick's Day Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner & Chinese Auction
221 North Sunrise Service Rd., Manorville, NY 11949
Friday, March 13th from 4 PM - 8 PM
Enjoy a St. Patrick’s Day styled buffet dinner, music and more at the IGHL 25th Annual St. Patrick's Day Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner & Chinese Auction.
St. Patrick's Day Walk at Mashashimuet Park
373 Main St., Sag Harbor, NY 11963
Sunday, March 15th at 10 AM
Participate in a St. Patrick’s Day walk with a blessing and a poem hosted by Southampton Trails Preservation Society.
St. Patrick's Day Party for Seniors at Port Washington Senior Community Service Center
9 Carlton Ave., Port Washington, NY 11050
Monday, March 16th at 12 PM
Seniors, don’t miss out on this fun St. Patrick’s Day party hosted by the Port Washington Senior Community Service Center.
Irish Dinner Party at Duffy’s Ale House
95 East Hoffman Ave., Lindenhurst, NY 11757
Tuesday, March 17th from 6:30 PM - 10 PM
If you’d like to try and meet someone new this St. Patrick’s Day, come out to Duffy’s Ale House for introductions followed by a 4-course dinner!
Worried because you didn’t see any St. Patrick’s Day parades listed? Don’t worry! We’re doing a whole separate list for all of the different St. Paddy’s parades happening here on Long Island!