As Saint Patrick’s Day is quickly approaching, there are many looking for some last minute date ideas for the weekend. New York City is filled with events to celebrate the holiday, including beer gardens, brunches and parades. Check out these few date ideas in order to make this is the best St. Patty’s Day you and your significant other have ever spent together.
Peace, Beer and Love
Plan a date night with your partner at the Loreley Beer Garden this weekend with their festive St. Patrick’s Day event. Thursday night they will be kicking off their event with a green beer tap with happy hour running from 6-8 p.m. Enjoy green drinks with your significant other and enjoy the night out in the city. You and your love can enjoy $7 green Lager, Jameson and Jagermeister all throughout happy hour. Additionally, there is free Guinness glassware engraving, the perfect way to remember the date for years to come. And don’t worry about the weather in this outdoor beer garden; it’s heated! Check out Loreley Beer Garden this weekend located at 7 Rivington St.
Looking for a nice romantic dinner for two? Check out one of the best-ranked Irish restaurants in the city at The Late Late. This restaurant will set the perfect mood for your date, with the setting designed to match a 1960s Irish residence. The dishes will not disappoint, as you will be treated to authentic foods. Consider this lowkey night out with your partner this St. Patrick’s Day located at 159 E Houston St.
Keep the date traditional, with the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The parade will take place on Saturday, March 17, on 5th avenue between 44th street and 79th street. While the crowds will be massive, the date will be intimate nonetheless, as you and your significant other will make this the first of many traditions. Make sure to find a place along the route as it starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m. Deck out your outfits in green and make sure to document the event with a selfie!
Brunch Brunch Brunch
You can’t go wrong with a brunch date, as it includes both food and alcohol if you’re lucky. Half King will treat you to both as they are serving an Irish style breakfast on St. Patty’s Day. The meal consists of foods such as eggs, Irish bacon, black and white pudding, home fries and homemade raisin scones. This brunch date will allow you and your partner to kick off St. Patrick’s Day with a festive meal and finished with plenty of time to get to the parade. Check out this brunch spot located at 505 W. 23rd St.
If you’re struggling coming up with a St. Patrick’s Day date, consider these ideas and you are sure to have a memorable holiday. Just remember to wear green!
Written by Lauren Serrato