Great Ideas & Places To Go On St. Patrick’s Day
So If you heard me say I cannot cook corned beef right to save my life, it never works out, so this year I will be going to a local eatery to bring some Irish goodies home to Scott
💚 O’Laughlin’s Pub – 342 Merrill Road in Pittsfield
CORNED BEEF AND CABBAGE, Dinners, Sandwiches, Reubens, etc!
💚 Patrick’s Pub – 26 Bank Row in Pittsfield
Corned Beef & Cabbage
Bangers & Mash
Chicken & Dumplings
💚Freight Yard Pub St. Patrick’s Day @ FYP,
1 Furnace St, Bldg 3
3 – 5 PM
Wednesday, March 17th and Saturday, March 20th for Corned Beef and
Cabbage, Irish tunes by JP Murphy, Guinness and Jameson.
💚 St. Patrick’s Day Entertainment
Drop Kick Murphys Free Show
💚 Hot Dog Ranch
114 West Housatonic Street, Pittsfield (5 year anniversary)
Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner $12.95
💚Misty Moonlight Diner
565 Dalton Ave, Pittsfield
Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner - $12.95
The free streaming online concert – with no in-person audience – will be simulcast worldwide via www.DKMstream.com.
Irish Cultural Center online St. Patrick’s Day celebration of Irish music and poetry
The ICC invites you to a St. Patrick’s Day celebration of Irish music and poetry, at 7 pm on Wednesday, March 17. This Zoom event is free to all. Please register so we may contact you with the link to view the event.
Guests will include Ellen Redman, John Tabb, David Clopp and seisiún musicians; Fulbright Scholar and violinist Brigita Gallager; Fulbright Scholar and Sean Nós singer Jane Ní Luasa; Irish poet Siobhán Ní Dhomhnaill; local favorites The Healys; and local trad group New Leaf. Learn more and register
CDC urges people to stay away for St. Patrick’s Day
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the best way to stay safe and protect others amid the coronavirus pandemic is to stay home.
The CDC offers the following suggestions:
Decorate your home with holiday colors, shamrocks and leprechauns.
Make Irish–inspired recipes.
Have an outdoor neighborhood celebration with everyone at least 6 feet apart and wearing masks.
St. Patrick’s Day make at home recipes
Understanding Irish whiskey and using it in an iced Irish coffee
4 oz strong coffee, chilled
1 tablespoon simple syrup
1 1/2 oz Irish Whiskey
1 oz heavy cream
Combine in a shaker with ice, shake vigorously and pour into a glass.
Top with whipped cream
Making chocolate espresso Irish cream cake
Ashley Tresoline, the owner of Bella Foodie, has a recipe on how to create an Irish cream cake!
Making Irish soda bread with cranberries
Tinky Weisblat from TinkyCooks.com has a recipe for the classic Irish soda bread that will surely be a welcome addition to your family dinners.