St. Patty’s Day is on a Friday this year. If you’re looking to grab a green beer or two or go on a serious pub crawl, there are some good options nearby.

Tim Finnegan’s Irish Restaurant and Pub

Address: 17045 N. 59th Ave., Suite 103

Finnegan’s opens for breakfast at 7:30 a.m., and there will be live music all day long. Step Dancers will do what they do best at 11:30 a.m., and look for bagpipes and drums three times throughout the day: at noon, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

There will be a draft beer truck and outside bars. No reservations; first come first served inside,

Padre Murphy’s

Address: 4338 W. Bell Road

A Glendale mainstay since 1993, Padre Murphy’s opens at 9:30 a.m. on the big day.

There will be live music all day, plus Irish Step Dancers at noon, and, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., face painting.

Bagpipes and drums will perform three times throughout the day: at 12:30 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

The classic Irish band Trotters Wake will play from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Padre Murphy’s tent.

Charley’s Sports Grill 

Address: 8110 W. Union Hills Drive, Suite 350

The menu will include plenty of corned beef and cabbage. Come dressed up to win a prize.

Live music includes Tylor Monroe from 2 to 5 p.m., followed by cover band The Outliers, from 7 to 10 p.m.

Moon Saloon

Address: 16554 N 83rd Ave, Peoria, AZ 85382

Lost of drink specials, their festivities start at 2pm.

Live music includes including Wheaton the Bagpiper at 8pm, and a special appearance from Jeff The Leprechaun.

J.D. Manning
Author: J.D. Manning founder and administrator. Arrowhead resident and Realtor, The Arrowhead Agent with eXp Realty