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St. Patrick's Day Down The Mile

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner, and no city celebrates quite like Chicago! From the drink deals and special menus to the infamous green Chicago River, celebrating St. Patrick's Day is a Chicago tradition that everyone can partake in, Irish or otherwise.   

Whether you plan to cruise along the bright green Chicago River or sip your way through a few helpings of bright green beer, we've rounded up the most festive ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day along The Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago!


  • LH Rooftop

    Choose Your Views This St. Patrick's Day

    LH Rooftop hosts two St. Patrick’s Day events this year, both offering a chance for guests to take advantage of the sweeping river views at the tri-level rooftop and restaurant. This “Luckiest Brunch” allows guests to choose between two venues for optimal observation of the river dyeing and reveling in the holiday with friends–Irish or otherwise.

    Tickets to the rooftop St. Patrick’s Day celebration (from 8 a.m.-noon) can be purchased here

    LH Rooftop
    85 E. Upper Wacker Drive Chicago 60611 | (312) 357-1200

  • ALK

    All-Day Breakfast The Irish Way

    Right off Michigan Avenue, partiers looking for a hearty dish to start the day or locals who miss the green hills of Ireland can indulge with ALK’s Full Irish Breakfast ($14) which includes Irish soda bread, bacon, black pudding or breakfast sausage, grilled tomatoes, sautéed mushrooms, two eggs, and roasted potatoes. The Full Irish Breakfast will be available during brunch and dinner, as well as a special Irish Reuben ($18) with corned beef, sauerkraut, thousand island, and swiss on rye bread.

    Reservations can be made here or by calling (312) 392-2440. Brunch served from 7 a.m.-2 p.m. daily and dinner is served from 2 p.m.-10 p.m. daily.

    168 North Michigan Avenue Chicago 60601 | (312) 392-2440

  • Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

    Bagpipes, Beer, and Booze St. Paddy's Bash

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile after the river is dyed green!  Your $15 ticket gives you access to a bagpipe show and your choice of green beer!  You can purchase your ticket for this lucky event here

    Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
    511 North Columbus Drive Chicago 60611 | (312) 836-5900

  • Land & Lake Kitchen

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

    Celebrate the holiday just steps from the infamously green Chicago River with a variety of featured items including Land & Lake’s Corned Beef Hash with two sunny side up eggs, potatoes, Swiss, beef, apple sauerkraut, thousand island and a  house made biscuit which is available for $14 and their classic Reuben with corned beef, Swiss, sauerkraut, Thousand Island dressing on pumpernickel rye bread which is available for $13. The restaurant will also be offering 22oz Bud Light drafts for $6. Land & Lake Ktichen will open at 7AM on the 16th and remain open until 10PM. 

    Land & Lake Kitchen
    81 E. Wacker Drive Chicago 60601 | (312) 253-2337

  • Sidebar

    St. Patrick's Day 2019 At Sidebar

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with at Sidebar from 9 AM to 12 PM! Enjoy a $25 Food Buffet & Premium bar package just steps away from the Chicago River. Tickets include entry into venue, four (4) drink tickets and food buffet. Tickets to Sidebar's St. Patrick's Day event can be purchased here

    221 N LaSalle Drive Chicago 60601 | (312) 739-3900

  • Petterino's

    St. Patrick's Buffet at Petterino's

    Kick off the St. Patrick's Day celebrations where all the action is! Petterino's, just one block from the parade, will be opening at 9:00 AM on March 16th before the parade starts and will be serving a buffet featuring Irish classics like Corn Beef & Cabbage, Coleslaw, a Dessert Table and more for just $19.95 pp plus tax (not including gratuity).  Click here for more information!

    150 N. Dearborn Street Chicago 60601 | (312) 422-0150

  • Timothy O'Toole's Pub

    St. Patrick's Day Chicago 2019

    Join us for our 27th annual St. Patrick's Day celebration in Streeterville beginning Thursday, March 14th through Sunday, March 17. St. Paddy's partygoers may enjoy drink specials, prizes, performances by the Shannon Rovers bagpipers, entertainment by "Joe the Leprechaun" and Irish-inspired dishes by Chef Corey Grupe.  Click here for more information. 

    Timothy O'Toole's Pub
    622 N Fairbanks Court Chicago 60611 | (312) 642-0700

  • Harry Caray's

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at "Harry O'Caray's"

    Head to “Harry O’Caray’s” in River North for one of Chicago’s largest St. Patrick’s Day parties before, during and after the Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 16th! Doors will open early at 9 a.m. and the entire restaurant – including our Bud Light draft – will be greener than the Chicago River! On the second floor, Recycle The Day will perform high energy hits and top 40’s tunes from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. with a DJ playing Irish songs between sets. The party is free and open to the public. Traditional Irish food specials and a limited lunch menu will be available in the dining room; a sandwich cart serving up corned beef and roasted turkey will be open on the second floor.

    Harry Caray's
    33 W. Kinzie Street Chicago 60654 | (312) 828-0966

  • Sweetwater Tavern & Grille

    Annual St. Patrick's Patio Party

    Celebrate St Patrick's Day on Michigan Avenue, just steps from the parade and dyeing of the Chicago River. Our upbeat atmosphere on parade day allows guests to celebrate and mingle with bagpipers and classic Irish food and beer features to get you in the Irish spirit.

    Sweetwater Tavern & Grille
    225 N. Michigan Avenue Chicago 60601 | (312) 755-9339

  • Jake Melnick's Corner Tap

    Pre-Soak Breakfast At Jake Melnick's

    Everyone is Irish on Parade Day in Chicago!  Head to Jake Melnick's early on Saturday March 16th for their "Pre-Soak" Irish Breakfast and drink deals.  Make your reservation here

    Jake Melnick's Corner Tap
    41 E. Superior Street Chicago 60611 |  (312) 266-0400



  • Seadog Cruises

    St. Patrick's Day River Dyeing Cruise

    See the infamous Chicago river dyeing from aboard Seadog! Experience the long-standing St. Patrick's Day tradition up close in all its green glory. We'll watch the dyeing, and then cruise along the newly green river while enjoying Irish tunes. Two beers or water bottles are included in ticket price. Click here to purchase your tickets. 

    Seadog Cruises
    600 E Grand Avenue Chicago 60611 | (888) 645-3880

  • House of Blues

    ShamROCK 2019

    Go PADDY at House of Blues this St. Patrick's day for the 7th Annual ShamROCK Party!  Enjoy live entertainment, Irish inspired food specials, all of the green beer, and giveaways all day. 

    House of Blues
    329 N. Dearborn St Chicago 60654 | (312) 923-2000


  • Godfrey Hotel

    St. Patrick's Day Party at The Godfrey Hotel Chicago

    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at one of the hottest spots in Chicago! Tickets include bottomless beer, mimosas and Bloody Mary's as well as a breakfast buffet!  Find more information about the event and purchase tickets here

    Godfrey Hotel
    127 W. Huron Street Chicago 60654 | (312) 649-2000

  • The St. Clair Hotel

    No Luck Of the Irish Required

    The St. Clair Hotel-Magnificent Mile is offering a 17% dicsount on stays in March, in honor of St. Patrick's Day! Chicago is one of the best places to celebrate March 17, whether travelers want to spend the day at a family-friendly parade or head to an adults-only celebration, there is something for everyone including the famous St. Patrick's Day Parade, the dyeing of the Chicago River and the St. Patrick's Festival at Irish American Heritage Center. Guests can use VP#625799; valid for stays March 1, 2019 - March 31, 2019. Click here to book!

    The St. Clair Hotel - Magnificent Mile
    162 East Ontario Street Chicago 60611 | (312) 787-3580

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