Grab your green it’s St. Patrick’s Day in Ohio!

In the coming days everyone has an opportunity to be Irish. Local Irish pubs are putting on the green and getting ready for a busy weekend. The Annual Cleveland and Mahoning Valley St. Patrick’s Day Parades kick off. Green eggs and green beer will be served throughout the area. So grab your friends, grab your green and head out for a little green fun.

Below are just a few St. Patrick’s Day events happening around Ohio.

 

 

The 175th Anniversary of the Cleveland St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Date: March 17, 2019
Time 2:04 pm
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Location:  The Please see the 2019 Parade Route below!! The Parade will begin on Superior Ave. at E. 18th St. and will end at the intersection of Rockwell Ave. and Ontario St.

 

 

 

Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Date:  Saturday, March 16, 2019
Time: Parade begins at 11am
Location:  Dublin. OH
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St. Patrick’s Day Blarney Bash
Date:  TBA
Time:
Location:  Crawford Hoying, 555 Metro Place North, Dublin. OH
Admission:
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ST. PATRICK’S DAY PUB CRAWL
Date: March 16, 2019
Location:Millersburg,Ohio
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DOWNTOWN WILLOUGHBY’S PRACTICE DAY BAR CRAWL
Date:  March 9, 2019
Time: 2PM-6PM
Location: Downtown Willougby, Ohio
Guests will receive 2 drinks, light apps, and a Surprise St. Patrick’s Day Gift.
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2019 LEPRECHAUN DASH
Date:  March 10, 2019
Times:  Race begins at 11am and kids race begins at 10:30 am
Location:  Great Lake Race Timing, 7439 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH
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LUNCH WITH THE LEPRECHAUN
Date: March 9, 2019
Time: 11am – 1:30 pm
Location: Fellows Riverside Gardens – Rossi Auditorium
123 McKinely Ave., Youngstown, OH
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Enjoy a traditional Irish buffet, Irish Music by County Mayo, Irish inspired activity/craft, magic time with Seamus O’Foole the magical leprechaun, and Burke Irish Dancers. Space is limited. Call 330.779.8201 to register/pay by 3/6. $19.95 adults, $10.95 kids 4-12, under 4 free with adult.

Buffet Includes:
Corned beef and cabbage, vegetarian cabbage-potato-carrots, Ruebens, chicken fingers, coleslaw, tater tots, scrambled eggs, fruit salad, Irish Brownies and Irish Cream cheese cake.

CELTIC SOUNDS
Date: March 9, 2019
Time: 8pm
Location: DeYor Performing Arts Center
260 West Federal Street, Youngstown, OH 44503
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MAHONING VALLEY ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE
Date: Sunday, March 10, 2019
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Market Street, Boardman, OH  44512

This year the Mahoning Valley St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrates its 41st Anniversary! This year’s theme is “Celebrating Irish Music”. One of the largest parades in the state of Ohio, each year 25,000 to 30,000 spectators come out to celebrate this beloved family tradition. The parade will begin at Market Street and McClurg Road in Boardman and proceed north on Market Street.For complete parade information, visit mvstpatrickparade.com.

METROMUTTS: Lucky Dog Hike
Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Time: 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: Bears Den Cabin, Mill Creek Metro Parks, Youngstown
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Join us for our St. Patrick’s Day hike as we hike around Lake Cohasset. Spring is just a few days away, so we will be searching for green and signs of spring. Dress your “lucky dog” in a bit o’ color to celebrate the day. Enjoy cookies and treats at Pioneer Pavilion after the hike. Member dogs will receive a special gift. Moderate, 2 mi. Hike is free for all. Refreshments: MetroMutts members free; not-yet-members $2.

OHIO’S LARGEST ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARTY – O’Donold’s Austintown
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2019
Time: 5:30 AM-3AM
Location: O’Donold’s Irish Pub & Grill, 6000 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, OH
330-270-2800

Enjoy a FULL day of Fun, Food, Friends, Live Irish Music, and of course Green Beer on SATURDAY and Sunday being the main party MARCH 17th!

Bus from Boardman Suzie’s dogs & drafts so you can park there and get a ride ! Dueling pianos at Suzie’s all day . Visit their Facebook page for the latest information.

For more fun events happening in Mahoning County visit YoungstownLive.com.

 

 



 

 

 

 

AKRON ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE
Date: March 9, 2019
Time: Noon
Place: The parade will step off at 12 p.m. and take place on Main Street between Cedar and Bowery St.
Cost: FREE
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FAMILY FUN LOOP: ST. PATRICK’S DAY CRAFTS
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
Date: March 3, 2019
Time: 9:40 AM-11:05AM
Departs: Peninsula Depot
1630 Mill St. W., Peninsula, OH 44264
Climb aboard and spend the morning creating the perfect St. Patricks’s Day craft. On board, we’ll provide the supplies to color and create a special craft for your friends and family. Tickets are $20 per person.

ST. PATRICK’S DAY AT THE AKRON ZOO
Date: March 17, 2019
Time: 11AM-6PM
Location: Akron Zoo
500 Edgewood Ave.,Akron, OH 44307
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Enjoy a family-friendly St. Patrick’s themed event with extended evening hours! Go green with fun scavenger hunt, crafts, green enrichment, up-close animal encounters and more! Plus, special kid-friendly and adult-only beverages will be available.

 

Ohio’s Best Corned Beef Sandwich

Ever year we are asked where to find the best corned beef sandwich. Unfortunately, it’s hard for us to name just one so here are our reader’s top 4 choices to get a delicious corned beef sandwiches in Ohio.

Danny’s Deli
1658 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH  44114
Phone:  216.696.1761
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Katzinberger’s
Location: 475 South 3rd Street, Columbus, OH  43215
Phone:  614.228.3354
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Slyman’s
Location: 3106 St. Clair Ave. NE, Cleveland, OH  44114
Phone: 216.621.3760
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The Superior Restaurant
Location: 3000 Superior Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Phone: 216.621.5899
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Article by: D. Rock, MyOhioFun.com
Editor’s note:  Part of this story ran in 2018.  The dates and additional events have been updated for the 2019  season.  Any use of the above article or images without prior permission, will be in violation of copyright laws. 

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