St. Patrick’s Day 2021

What better way to celebrate the life of St. Patrick than to spend quality time at one of Fort Worth’s favorite Irish Bars. And there is a lot more than just bar hopping on the list of St. Paddy’s Day activities in store, as the staff of What’s Up Fort Worth found out quickly. Please enjoy St. Paddy’s Day being COVID-Safe!

Wear GREEN or we will find you and we are not afraid to PINCH you!


Cowtown Goes Green in The Fort Worth Stockyards

Saturday, March 13th
10:00AM – 8:00PM


This family-friendly event in the Fort Worth Stockyards features free activities for kids including armadillo races, face painting, live Irish music, gunfights, cowboy poetry and more. Don’t Miss the Western/Irish themed Cowtown Goes Green parade.

St. Paddy’s Day Dash 5K Run

Saturday, March 13th
Panther Island

The St. Paddy’s Day Dash 5K Run tradition continues on March 13. Only this year, the party is being moved to Fort Worth at Panther Island Pavilion.

Panther Island Pavilion allows a spacious location to practice social distancing while enjoying the St. Paddy’s Day Dash Party that Dallas Fort Worth has come to know and love. Local streets and the Trinity Trail System have been in incorporated into the route for a spacious and scenic view of Fort Worth. This festive run includes timed & untimed races, music on the course to enhance your run, a custom event t-shirt, a “Pot of Gold” Finisher’s Medal and cash awards for top finisher’s up to $1,000!

St Paddy's Day Dash

J Gilligans 42nd Annual St Patrick’s Day Block Party – Arlington

This could be the ultimate St. Patrick’s Day scene…It Must Be, they’ve been doing it for 42 years!

J Gilligan’s world famous Irish Nachos and of course Green Beer! Celebrate on Wednesday, March 17th !

J Gilligans

The World’s Only St. Paddy’s Day Pickle Parade & Palooza – Mansfield

DFW’s family-friendly St. Paddy’s festival in the Pickle Capital of Texas has been cancelled. You can be a part of the Pickle Runs on March 20th. See you next year!

pickle parade


Fat Daddy’s St. Patrick’s Day Party

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Fat Daddy’s with $4 Guinness Cans, $5 Irish Car Bombs and $5 Jameson. DJ Train Wreck will be spinning some dance tracks too.

Food Specials: Bailey’s Irish Cream Cheesecake – $7, Irish Nachos – $10, Bangers & Mash – $11, Corned Beef & Cabbage – $14

$4 Specialty Cocktails: 

Irish Eyes (Irish Whiskey, Green De Menthe, Cream)

Luck of the Irish (Irish Whiskey Peach Schnapps, Pineapple Juice, splash 7-up)

Irish Maid (Irish Whiskey, Fresh Lemon Juice, Cucumber, Simple Syrup)

St Patrciks' Day Party at Fat Daddy's

Rahr & Sons Brewery

$15 gets you 3 beer plus our St Paddy’s Day Pint Glass
Fish & Chips Pop-Up by Chef Ben of Fixture and Ben’s Triple B

Rahr & Son's

Shannon Brewery St. Patrick’s Day Celebration – Keller

Saturday, March 14th, 12pm-9pm

COVID-19 shut the brewery down right before Saint Patrick’s Day last year. It’s hard to believe a year has passed. The brewery will not be hosting its annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival again this year but we they are planning a 5 days of green-colored celebration, starting March 17th through March 21st!

Wednesday March 17th:
Axe & Taps with Rollin’ Axes! Rollin’ Axes will be at the brewery with their mobile Axe Trailer offering 2 pints and unlimited throws for $30!
Live Music from Phil Billy 5-8pm
Taproom open 4-9pm

Thursday March 18th: Shamrock and Shenanigans Run with Shannon Running Club. Bust out your best green running gear and come run with us!
Taproom open 4-9pm

Friday March 19th:
Shannon Barrel Bombs Pint special : 1/4 Scotch Barrel Wee Heavy & 3/4 Irish Coffee Cream Ale… Available till gone…gone until available… sorry no growlers!
Taproom open 4-9pm

Saturday March 20th:– “Irish You Would Adopt Me” Dog Adoption with Fort Worth Abandoned Animal Alliance 1-4pm. FWAAA will have adoptable dogs on site. Not looking to adopt? FWAAA will also have a fully loaded Merch table with toys, dog accessories and more!
Taproom open 12-9pm

Sunday March 21st: $4 pints of Irish Red and Irish Coffee Cream Ale
Taproom open 1-7pm. Grillas Grub will also be set up daily serving Irish Eats in addition to their normal menu.

shannon brewery

Durty Murphy’s Irish Pub 

This is one of the annual stops for the WUFW staff each year. Put it on your list of stops and you will not be disappointed!

Dirty Murphy's

Poag Mahones

Finn MacCool’s Irish Pub

The Abbey Pub

Flying Saucer

Conlon’s Irish Pub

O’Shea’s Irish Pub




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