What To Do In Charleston St. Paddy's Day Weekend 2018

St. Paddy's Day Weekend Charleston

What To Do In Charleston on Friday, March 16th

Pre-Happy Hour @ Edmund’s Oast -Daily Pre-Happy Hour — from 3:00-4:30 p.m. Enjoy 12-ounce house beers for $3 each and a featured wine by the glass for $3 per half pour and $6 per full pour. Stop by any day of the week to enjoy this!
Where: Edmund’s Oast, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Leprechaun Bash At The Barn – The City of Goose Creek and Carnes Crossroads are hosting a St. Patrick’s Day celebration for the entire family to enjoy. There will be music, food, visits with Goose Creek’s largest Leprechaun, games, crafts, and a Leprechaun Gold Hunt for ages 2 to 8.
Where: Carnes Crossroads, Summerville
When: Friday, 4 – 7 p.m.
March Radness Oyster Roast @ The Alley – We’re kicking off the College Basketball post-season on March 16th with an Oyster Roast on the First Friday of the Tournament! While you’re getting your oyster on, you can join in on the College of Charleston game watch party. Your hometown Cougars take on Auburn on 3/16 at 7:27pm.
Where: The Alley, downtown Charleston
When: Friday ,4 – 11 p.m.
Lucky Hour Happy Hour – Gear up for Saint Patrick’s Day weekend with a pint-chasing pre-event in Charleston. Join fellow lads and lasses for the Lucky Hour on Friday, March 16th from 5 pm-10 pm and turn up with drink specials in honor of Saint Patrick.
Where: John King Grill and Bar, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 5 – 10 p.m.
O-Ku’s 8th Anniversary Weekend – Enjoy live music by DJ Son on Friday night, then Tim Davis and Eric Penrod on Saturday night. We will also be offering an $8 featured cocktail all weekend, plus a complimentary appetizer during dinner service on Sunday night.
Where: O-Ku, downtown Charleston
When: Friday March 16 – 18
Palmetto Brewing Loading Dock Music Series – Join Palmetto Brewing for the 2016 Loading Dock Music Series. Live shows every Friday at 289 Huger St. Performances begin at 6, and the music goes until close at 10PM!
Where: Palmetto Brewing, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 6 p.m.
Charleston City Night Market – The Charleston City Night Market is an exciting showcase of more than 100 talented artists and craftspeople that occurs every Friday and Saturday evening from April – December. The Night Market runs from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m and is a free event that is open to the public.
Where: Charleston City Market
When: Friday, 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.
StingRays Home Game – The Stingrays play a home game at the North Charleston Coliseum. Click the link above for more info and to purchase tickets.
Where: North Charleston Coliseum
When: Friday, 7:05 p.m.
College of Charleston Game-Watch Party @ TD Arena – The College of Charleston will hold a game-watch party in TD Arena on Friday, March 16, 2018, as the No 13-seeded Cougars take on No. 4-seeded Auburn University in the first round of the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament.
Where: TD Arena, downtown Charleston
When: Game begins at 7:27 p.m., doors: 6 p.m.

What To Do In Charleston on Saturday, March 17th

Mt. Pleasant Weekly Fish Market – Shop the freshest seafood in the Lowcountry at the Mt. Pleasant Fish market every Saturday at Moultrie Middle School. This is a special market for local fishermen to sell their fresh-off-the-boat catch.
Where: Market Pavillion – Moultrie Middle School, Mt. Pleasant
When: Saturday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Charleston Walk For Water – It’s more than a Walk. It’s an event that will change lives around the world forever through the gift of safe water. Join thousands as we Walk so others won’t have to.
Where: Riverfront Park, N. Charleston
When: Saturday, 9 a.m.
St. Patrick’s Day Celebration – Open early at 9am and will Party till the wee hours. Live music by Emily Deahl, Judson McKinney , The Charleston Pipe Band and the incredible Christian Carroll and the Bograts! So, put on your green and celebrate all things Irish!
Where: Tommy Condon’s Irish Pub, downtown Charleston
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. – Close
Rugged Maniac – You’ll climb towers of shipping containers, rocket down a massive water slide, crawl through underground tunnels, leap over fire and experience some BIG new obstacles! Party with thousands of other maniacs in our day-long festival which includes mechanical bulls, adult bounce houses, and tons of games and activities!
Where: Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant
When: Saturday, 9:45 a.m.

Johns Island Homegrown Farmers Market – The aim of Homegrown is to be a point of sustainable connection for the Lowcountry community. Homegrown also holds a mission of bringing interactive ways to educate your community on the health and environmental benefits of making sustainable choices. Homegrown offers classes, demos, and interactive opportunities for locals to be active in making sustainable choices in their lives.

Where: 3546 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island

When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

St. Patrick’s Party In The Park – Live entertainment begins at the Bandstand at 10:00AM, to include. Celtic music by Hazel Ketchum and a magic show by No Sleeves! Other highlights include face painting, balloon artists, and treats!

Where: Stith Park, Sullivans Island

When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Charleston Brewery District Beer Collab Release – The Charleston Brewery District, a two-and-a-half-mile swath of the peninsula, is organizing a Release Party for their first collaboration beer. The Release Party will also feature beers from each participating brewery, all available a la carte. District brewers will be on-hand to celebrate the occasion.

Where: Edmund’s Oast Brewing, Upper King St.

When: Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Shamrock The Dock 2018 – Live music all day long, plus our annual visit from the Irish Bagpipers, drink specials and one really good time! Come sham-rock the dock with our annual celebration of all things Irish including “Shamrock Shooters, and Car Bomb Drinks!”

Where: Red’s Ice House, Shem Creek Mt. Pleasant

When: Saturday, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

St. Patrick’s Day Party – Live music and entertainment, corned beef and cabbage and beer specials that’ll make you feel like you’re across the pond on the Emerald Isle.

Where: Frothy Beard Brewing, Charleston

When: Saturday, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Charleston St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawl – Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day dressed to impress in gaily green garb in the heart of Charleston, South Carolina at IrishStroll.com Pub Crawl. Tickets to this barhopping blowout guarantees access to top bar, pubs, taverns and saloons.

Where: 32 Ann St., downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 12 p.m.

St. Paddy’s Day Bar Crawl on King St. – Incredible Bud Light, Absolut, and Jameson drink specials. We’ve worked out deals with our partners for priority access to their bars. As always, we’ve lined up some awesome prizes that we will raffle off at the final bar. After Party is at Kingdom 7 – 10 p.m.

Where: The Brick, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 12 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Oyster Roast @ The Rusty Rudder – All you Can Eat Oyster Roast. Prepared over an open flame on our outdoor oyster pit. $25 gets you all the oysters you can eat, brunswick stew.  Live music starts at 4pm.

Where: Rusty Rudder, Mt. Pleasant

When: Saturday, 3 p.m.

St. Patty’s Day Block Party in W. Ashley – DJ RJ starts spinning at 3:30pm and Melted Velvet takes the stage 7pm – 10pm. We’ll have Green Beer and a Car Bomb tent and along with Guinness, Guinness Blonde, Smithwicks and Miller Lite.

Where: Triangle Char and Bar, W. Ashley

When: Saturday, 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Charleston Battery Irish Fest + Fireworks – Spend your St. Paddy’s Day with the Charleston Battery as they open their 26th season against FC Cincinnati. The Irish Fest includes $3 Guinness, Irish Dancing, a t-shirt giveaway, post-game fireworks on the field with the team.

Where: MUSC Health Stadium, Daniel Island

When: Saturday, 5:30 p.m.

What To Do In Charleston on Sunday, March 18th

Bendy Brewski Yoga – Accessible and fun Yoga inside the brewery for 45 minutes followed by a flight or pint of craft beer! We always some mats to borrow and your teacher Michele is kind, fun and knowledgeable!
Where: Holy City Brewing, N. Charleston
When: Sunday, 10 a.m.
Sunday Brunch @ The Granary – The Granary is now serving brunch again every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Indulge in dishes such as duck and waffles, shrimp and grits or huevos rancheros along with mimosas, bloody marys, Moscow mules and other brunch cocktails.
Where: The Granary, Coleman Blvd – Mt. Pleasant 
When: Sundays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Beer Bracket Challenge – Guests can try both beers for $8 and then vote for which beer they want to advance to the next round. At the end of the challenge, one luck beer lover will be drawn at random and receive a gift card for a complimentary growler fill up.
Where: Famularis Pizzeria Brewpub, Folly Road
When: Sunday, 11 a.m.
Sunday Brunch Farmers Market – This is an opportunity specifically for small producers and new and beginning businesses who source locally to sell amongst their peers and to develop their market base. There will be live music and tons of local vendors. Please come out and support us!
Where: The Charleston Pour House
When: Sunday, 11 a.m.
O-Ku’s 8th Anniversary Weekend – Enjoy live music by DJ Son on Friday night, then Tim Davis and Eric Penrod on Saturday night. We will also be offering an $8 featured cocktail all weekend, plus a complimentary appetizer during dinner service on Sunday night.
Where: O-Ku, downtown Charleston
When: Sunday, March  18