St. Patrick’s day is a worldwide event, but how do Londoners will be celebrating it? Perhaps trying to struck a pot of gold or more likely enjoying a pint or two of traditional Irish beer in some Irish pubs over London.
Surely you might be already aware of who St. Patrick actually is and why is so important to their culture. St. Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland who lived during the 5th century, and is commemorated every year on the 17th of March.
And here you go: some of the events that will happen today. Enjoy!
1) Fancy some Tea Dance?
Hosted by the London Irish Centre, this traditional celebration includes a bunch of events such as a 2-course dinner, live music and a prize raffle. All for £10.
2) Pop up painting exhibition
How about an Irish Paint night instead? Have fun whilst painting the Emerald Isle at the Jam Tree in Clapham tonight.
3) Rather have a pint instead?
According to the Standard the Porterhouse near Covent Garden, the Toucan in Soho and the Auld Shillelagh in Stoke Newington are amongst the best you could choose for an Irish Pint.
4) Silent Disco Night at the Shard
It is definitely the highest of the events running in London, as the Event organisers have appropriately defined, it and will involve you in silently dancing traditional Irish Music whilst sipping a Jameson with ginger ale and lime.
5) Irish Party in a pub in Shoreditch at the Water Poet
The event will be running all day and will be fulfilled of Guinness Galore, irish dishes and live music.
Hope you have now gathered a few information on what is happening today, the 17th of March 2015, in London in case you were lacking of inspiration.