Where to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Kits


Whether you’re the green beer and rowdy, late-night sort, or a quiet Guinness with corned beef and cabbage type, we’ve got you covered with this event line up for Saturday, March 17.

1) Hell’s Kitchen: St. Paddys in Hell

Join the crowd at Hell’s Kitchen to cheer on the boys as they destroy the Columbus Blue Jackets. Good ole Irish drinkin’ tunes playing all day as you enjoy a pint of Guinness, Bowen Irish Cream Ale or Jameson Irish Whiskey, all on special. Also, $20 gets you into a bowl of Chef’s famous Irish lamb stew + 20oz Pint of Bowen Island Irish Cream Ale + a shot of Jameson.

2) The Oakwood Canadian Bistro: St. Patrick’s Day Specials

Take your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations to Kitsilano’s favourite Oakwood Canadian Bistro, welcomes guests to their cozy neighourhood room with pints of Guinness on special for $5.50 all day long. Guests will also enjoy a pint of Guinness paired with the Oakwood’s acclaimed ‘All Canadian Poutine’ served with house smoked brisket, cheese curds and gravy for just $13.50.

3) The Bimini Public House: St. Patrick’s Day Specials

Start off your St. Patrick’s Day bright and early this year at Kitsilano’s favourite Bimini Public House at 11am. Guests can expect a vibrant lively atmosphere and tasty elevated pub fare. At the bar is an extensive selection of local craft beers and worldly brands, as well as a unique list of house-crafted cocktails by the talented Bar & Beverage Director Trevor Kallies. To celebrate the luck of the Irish The Bimini will also offer Bushmills Irish Whiskey on special for $5 all day long.

4) Sunset Grill Tap House & Whiskey Bar: St. Patrick’s Day Party

On St. Paddy’s Day, The Grill will feature Garry O’Brien & Michael Veins playing classic Irish music. The menu will feature Irish favourites like mulligatawny soup and corned beef and cabbage. All whiskey will be on special, with a list of St. Patrick’s Day inspired whiskey cocktails.

5) Local Public Eatery:  St. Patrick’s Day Contest

Comment on this Facebook photo answering: How many pints of Guinness are consumed on St. Patrick’s Day worldwide? By doing so, you’ll enter a draw for a chance to WIN 1 of 4 $25 gift cards to LOCAL KITS & LOCAL SOCO. Draw takes place Friday at 11:45 (PST)

6) Ceili’s: St Patrick’s Day Party

You can start your St. Patrick’s Day rumpus today at Ceili’s with drink specials, bag pipes, dancers, live music and more.  Kits residents can also drop by from 11am tomorrow for more of the same rowdy, green fun.

Last modified: March 16, 2012

2 Responses to " Where to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Kits "

  1. Debra says:

    I think Manchester’s, formerly Frog and Firken on West Broadway and Maple has a large poster on their building announcing St. Patrick’s day specials as well.

  2. Anonymous says:

    How does the Wolf and Hound not even rate as an option? It’s ab IRISH pub.