St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day from City to Shore


The Bay State has long been synonymous with great St. Patrick’s day festivities. From the parade in South Boston to live Irish music on the Cape, the choices are endless. Get your corned beef and cabbage ready because St. Patty’s is right around the corner. 

Whether you have Irish in your blood year-round or once-a-year, everyone can enjoy a pint of Guinness on March 17th. See some great options below to celebrate.

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day from City to Shore

#1. South Boston Parade | BostonSt. Patrick's Day

The St. Patrick’s Day parade in South Boston (“Southie” to you locals) is the oldest in the country and 500,000 people flock to Boston to watch it live. Get there early to get a good spot.


#2. Cape Cod St. Patrick’s Parade | Rte 28 South & West YarmouthCape Cod St Patricks Parade

15th Annual Cape Cod St. Patrick’s Parade sponsored by the Sons of Erin draws tens of thousands of spectators every year. This year’s parade with the theme a “Day of Magic” steps off at 11am on Sunday, March 8, beginning at Skull Island in South Yarmouth and traveling Route 28 to the West Yarmouth CVS. This year honors the Greatest Generation – WWII veterans are the Grand Marshals accompanied by a genuine WWII Sherman Tank.

#3. The Four Leaf Clover of Boston Comedy Tour | South Yarmouth

Head to Cape Cod Irish Village for a night of hilarity with Will Noonan, Graig Murphy, Paul Gilligan and Christine Hurley.

#4. 5th Annual Shamrock Stampede 5K | Plymouth

The 4th annual Shamrock Stampede 5K takes place on Saturday, March 14th at 11am. Proceeds from the race benefit several charities. Register and learn more online.

#5. Grab a Pint at Flynn’s Irish Pub  | Cedarville, MansfieldSt. Patrick's Day

Flynn’s is a traditional Irish pub specializing in Craft beers & comfort food . Their Sagamore
location features 42 beers on taps and Cedarville has 78!  Agents Danielle Delaney and Ruth Olson both recommend it highly.



#6. Dropkick Murphys St. Patricks Day Blowout| Boston

Boston punk-rockers Dropkick Murphys will be rocking out across Boston. They will be playing five shows across three venues.



#7. St. Patrick’s Day Pup Crawl | Boston

Bring your furry friends to The Street Chestnut Hill to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a pup crawl. Check in at Polkadog Bakery to receive a stamp card, then visit participating shops to receive treats & prizes!


#8. Enjoy Corned Beef & Cabbage at a Cape Cod Pub

With three locations in Hyannis, Sandwich and Falmouth – Bobby Byrne’s offers Irish specialties like Guinness Beer-battered Fish & Chips. Liam Maguire’s Irish Pub in Falmouth fills up early for those looking for live entertainment. Head to the Chatham Squire for live music from Rose Clancy & Friends from 6-9pm.

#9. Agent Bob Malcolm entertains the Quarterdeck

Agent Bob Malcolm will be providing live entertainment at The Quarterdeck on Tuesday, St. Patrick’s Day, from 1-5pm!