ANNUAL GUIDE TO THE BEST THINGS TO DO FOR ST. PATRICK'S DAY IN ORLANDO!
It’s time to celebrate your Irish heritage – real or imagined. Our official guide to things to do for St. Patrick's Day in Orlando 2024 is full of fun. There’s something for every couple to enjoy in the city this year, from exciting events to authentic Irish pubs.
Below you’ll find 17 ideas for St Patrick’s Day divided into these categories:
45th Annual Winter Park St. Patrick's Day Parade
Sunday, March 2, 9-11:30am
Park Avenue Winter Park
Gather your family and friends and wear some green to enjoy the only St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Central Florida.
Raglan Road 2024 Mighty Irish Festival
March 14 – 17
Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant, Disney Springs
The 2024 entertainment lineup includes top bands flown in from Ireland. There will be five outdoor bars to get the spirits flowing. Performances take place on multiple stages both inside the restaurant and outside.
Reservations are encouraged for guests who plan to celebrate at Raglan Road on March 14 – 16. On St. Patrick’s Day only, March 17, Raglan Road will open at 11 a.m. with a $20 cover charge for guests 18 and older; (first-come, first-served—no reservations on this day only).
St. Patrick’s Day Block Party at Hamlin
Saturday, March 16, 4-8pm
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Hamlin’s Block Party, where the luck of the Irish comes alive, and admission doesn’t cost a pot of gold—it’s FREE! Experience the culture with enchanting bagpipers, high-energy Irish dancers, and live music to stir the soul. Gather your family for various activities, including kid-friendly crafts, while enjoying a spread of local food trucks and vendors. Raise a glass to good cheer with beer and wine available for purchase.
6th Annual St Paddy's Day Truck Pull & Street Festival
Saturday, March 16, 4pm – 9pm
2nd Street, Historic Downtown Sanford
Event takes place in the ‘Famous L' between Celery City Craft and West End Trading Co. Get together with your tribe and form teams of 10 and pull a fire truck for some major bragging rights, fun and to benefit Special Needs Ability Program, Inc. Live music on multiple stages, lots of craft beer, food trucks, craft vendors and lots of Sanford Fun
Paint the Cloud Green Light Up Parade & Street Party
Saturday, March 16, 7:30-11pm
Join St. Cloud for the best St. Patrick's Day event in Central Florida. We'll start with our annual Paint the Cloud Green Light Up Parade, and finish with a street party featuring the Paradigm Party Band.
St. Patrick's Day Outdoor Party & Celebration
Sunday, March 17, 2-11pm
Promenade at Sunset Walk
Nonstop music begins at 2pm with DJ K1X, DJ Scotty B., and Def Lepprechaun live! Street performers, lucky leprechauns, food and beverage specials, and more. Over 2 dozen restaurants and specialty shops.
are encouraged and can be made here or by calling 407-224-3663.
MORE IDEAS: Orlando St. Patrick's Day Events 2024
During St. Patrick's Day, and all year through, Orlando offers some fantastic places to raise a glass and pretend to be Irish for a bit.
These awesome Irish pubs are perfect this time of year.
544 W. Fairbanks Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789
This traditional Irish tavern is located just a block from Park Avenue and the heart of downtown Winter Park. It has a hearty food menu, great beers on tap, and live music every weekend.
600 N. Lake Destiny Road
Maitland, Florida 32751
You would never expect to find this authentic Irish Pub inside a Sheraton Hotel. And yet, as Irish luck would have it, An Tobar is ready and waiting. The gorgeous wood bar was indeed handcrafted in Irish and sent over to Orlando, technically Maitland.
Harp & Celt Irish Pub & Restaurant
25 S Magnolia Ave
Orlando, FL 32801
Grafton Street Pub
7055 Co Rd 46A
Lake Mary, FL 32746
EGAD St. Patrick’s Street Festival 2024
Sunday, March 17, 11:00am – 10pm
The Cottage Irish Pub in Melbourne (it's worth the drive)
Make the drive for an authentically Irish celebration with friends, family, and all the fun you can handle on a full belly of pints & corned beef, with live music and Irish dancers.
View the complete list of 11 Irish Pubs in Orlando
From discounted drinks and green beer to scrumptious food you can only get this time of year, there are plenty of options. Plan a budget-friendly date or gathering with friends with these St. Patrick's Day specials in Orlando.
St. Patrick's Day Party at Howl at the Moon
Saturday, March 16, doors open at 7pm
Howl at the Moon Orlando
Head to this dueling piano bar for games and giveaways, St Patrick's Day drink specials, and more.
Menu prices vary
St. Patrick's Day 2024 Irish Party on I-Drive
Sunday, March 17, 11am
The Lucky Leprechaun Irish Pub
Live entertainment throughout the day including the ‘Irish Echoes' Dancers, St. Patrick's Day Specials plus authentic Irish food including Corned Beef & Cabbage, Irish Stew and Fish & Chips.
4-6pm Irish Folk Songs with Steve Brannon
6-7pm Reedy Creek Fire Dept Pipe Band
7-10pm Dancing & Ceilidh
View the complete list of St. Patrick's Day Specials
These events are to be announced for 2024, stay tuned…
Shamrock Party an Ode to St.Paddy's Day
Thursday, March 9, 5pm (2024 Info TBA)
Tuffy's Music Box, Sanford
Alive After 5 Shamrock Fest, live music with Ennis Pruitt; classic pub songs, Celtic rock, jigs & reels. Green beer and vendors
8th Annual Crooked Can Celtic Festival
March 17 – 19 (2024 Info TBA)
Crooked Can Brewing Company
Three days of live Celtic music, Irish dancers, local vendors, delicious eats and so much more. This is one
Pat O’Brien’s St. Patty’s Day Celebration
Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 from 2 p.m. – 1 a.m. (2024 Info TBA)
Exclusive food and drink options, as well as incredible live entertainment, such as a DJ, band, stilt walkers, and a dueling piano set.
While admission is complimentary, reservations
Visit Green Springs Park
What could be more of a Florida thing to do than to visit a naturally green spring on St. Patrick's Day? Head to West Volusia County in Enterprise, near Deltona to see this small, but beautiful green spring.
No swimming is allowed, but the trails are beautiful. There picnic facilities, restrooms, and a playground too.
St. Patrick's Day Celebration at SeaWorld Orlando
The luck of the Irish comes to Orlando as SeaWorld invites guests to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day during the Seven Seas Food Festival with all the sights, sounds and flavors of Ireland’s favorite tradition. The celebration will transform the park into the Emerald Isle on select dates between March 7 – 10 and 14 – 17 with unforgettable offerings included with park admission, including:
- Streets of Green: Irish Market Plaza will come to life throughout day with incredible entertainers, amazing stilt walkers, and much more.
(Select times from 12:30 – 6 p.m.)
- Timeless Tunes: Lose yourself in Irish melodies as traditional musicians bring their beautiful sounds to Orlando throughout the day.
(Select times from 12:30 – 6 p.m.)
- Tastes of Ireland: Take your Seven Seas Food Festival voyage to the Emerald Isle for some classic recipes like corned beef hash and beef stew, as well as some NEW additions just for the celebration such as Irish Coddle. Make sure to toast the day with a Guinness Irish Stout, a special St. Patrick’s Day Bud Light or even a delicious Shamrock Sour cocktail.
Irish-inspired treats at Disney Springs (2024 Info TBA)
The Ganachery is a gourmet chocolate shop at Disney Springs. Each holiday, including St. Patrick's Day you'll find a few specialty chocolates for the occasion. Also, Sprinkles cupcakes has seasonal Irish-inspired flavors.