Best Places to Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Fort Worth

Celebrate the life of St. Patrick at one of Fort Worth’s favorite Irish Bars.  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.  Enjoy St. Paddy’s Day in the Fort!


Cowtown Goes Green in The Fort Worth Stockyards

10:00AM – 8:00PM

Fort Worth’s largest and most family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day celebration! Round up the family for an entire day of fun that includes armadillo races, cowtown kids rodeo, live music, cow milking, roll-o-roper, exciting parade and much more!

St. Patrick’s Day Party at Fat Daddy’s

Thursday, March 17th , 5-11pm


Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with great food and drink specials. Penny & The Flamethrowers play 8-10pm! $4 Green Beer, $5 Jameson, $7 Irish Drop Shots (Jameson+Baileys shot dropped into a Guinness), $8 Lucky Leprechaun (Malibu, Capt. Morgan, Sour Apple Schnapps, and Pineapple juice), $10 Irish Nachos! 

St. Paddy’s Day at Fort Worth’s Bad Ass Mexican Restaurant

Thursday, March 17th, All Day

West 7th Street

Fort Worth’s “Bad Ass Mexican” restaurant located at 2800 Bledsoe St., Ste. 100 in the heart of the Cultural District, will be the life of the “paddy” this St. Patrick’s Day with specials, exclusively available all day on Thursday, March 17.

El Chingon will bring the lucky charms to the party with Irish Fiesta shots, a combination of tequila and choice of cerveza, in addition to green beers, priced at $3 per shot or green beer as well as half-priced Jameson bottles until 10 p.m. Guests may pair drinks with one of El Chingon’s signature plates, such as the variety of tacos chingones; or the “bad ass” fajitas with meat flambéed in tequila, served with pico de gallo, guacamole, chiles toreados, sour cream, lettuce and Chingon cheese blend. Starting at 8 p.m., La Chingona will continue the St. Patrick’s Day fiesta with Irish Fiesta for $3 as well as half-priced Jameson bottles.

More information about El Chingon is available on the website at

J Gilligans 43rd   Annual St Patrick’s Day Block Party                


This could be the ultimate St. Patrick’s Day scene…It Must Be, they’ve been doing it for 43 years!  Live Music, J Gilligan’s world famous Irish Nachos, and of course Green Beer!

Celebrate on Thursday, March 17th !

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

March 18th & 19th

Historic Downtown 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!

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Rahr & Sons Mid-Week Tasting & St. Patty’s Day Celebration

Wednesday, March 16th


We’re celebrating St. Pattys Day a day early this year with a live performance from POO LIVE CREW! $15 bucks gets ya in, a commemorative St. Pattys Day glass and 3 beers![%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D 

Shannon Brewery St. Patrick’s Day Celebration                        


March 19th from 12:00 – 9:00 PM

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at the Shannon Brewery with Music, Fun, and Revelry all day as we We will be tapping some of our beloved seasonal beers — saved just for this event — and some one-of-a-kind beers, brewed just for this event! 

We will have bagpipes to help with the festivities and live music to keep us going. Chow down on some great food from El Mofo Loco and Just EncasedProvidencia Cigars will be here with with some great cigars.  Wear your green, bring your own lawn chairs and join our family, everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day!

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Durty Murphy’s Irish Pub                                

Downtown Fort Worth

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!

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Poag Mahones                                        

WEST 7th

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Finn MacCool’s Irish Pub                                

Near Southside 

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The Abbey Pub                                        

WEST 7th


West 7th Area Bars

Saturday, March 9th, 4pm-12midnight 

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Flying Saucer                                                

Sundance Square

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Conlon’s Irish Pub                                        

Fort Worth





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