Best Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Falls ChurchMarch 15, 2016
St. Patrick’s day is almost here!
While a pint of Guinness can curb some St. Paddy’s cravings, it’s not a holiday noted for restraint. Drinking, eating, and dancing are this day’s main festivities, making it one of the liveliest holidays to grace our calendars. Whether you’re looking to get jiggy with it or just sit back and enjoy Irish folk-music with a glass of wine, these venues in Northern Virginia will deliver.
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Paddy Barry’s Irish Pub and Restaurant
8150 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, VA 22182
There’s no better place to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than at an Irish Pub. This is especially true when the pub’s owner is dedicated to providing excellent service with good cheer. Paddy Barry’s Irish Pub and Restaurant is as authentic as it gets, so you know its St. Patrick’s Day celebration will follow suite. Between scrumptious Irish fare, bubbly brews, and lively jigs, Paddy Barry’s is your best bet for a full-fledged St. Paddy’s day in Falls Church.
Feast Your Eyes and Ears at Ireland’s Four Provinces
105 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046
Ireland’s Four Provinces is abuzz with Gaelic energy all year round, so you know they go the extra mile when St. Patrick’s Day rolls around. While their full Irish breakfasts are available all the time, it’s not often you get to enjoy it to the rowdy beat of an Irish jig. Drop by for classic Irish fare (such as corned beef and potato leek soup) and stay for the lively atmosphere. You may want to make a reservation — Ireland’s Four Provinces is a popular St. Patrick’s Day destination in Falls Church.
Enjoy the Night at Spacebar
709 W Broad St, Falls Church, VA 22046
You don’t have to wear a kilt to get in the Irish mindset. By the same token, you don’t need to eat a full Irish breakfast or chug Guinness to properly celebrate St. Patrick’s day. Food, drink, and fun are all that are required, and Spacebar can provide on all fronts. Between their wealth of on-tap beer and exquisite grilled cheeses, you’ll have to try your darndest to not enjoy your night at Spacebar.
Sip Wine at the St. Patrick’s Weekend Party
40 Gibson Hollow Lane, Etlan, VA 22719
The St. Patrick’s Weekend Party celebration at Ducard Vineyards is one of the more highbrow events you can find for St. Patrick’s day. With live music from Smokin’ Trout and Irish eats courtesy of Mama’s Caboose, this day spent among vines (and sipping wine) is as serene as Irish celebrations get. This event takes place on the Saturday after St. Patrick’s Day, March 19th, from 1-5.
Get a Sweeter Taste of Ireland at Cupcakes Actually
11944 Grand Commons Ave, Fairfax, VA 22030
You don’t have to drink to enjoy St. Patrick’s day. In fact, your post-Paddy’s-self will probably thank you for your abstinence. For a family-friendly taste of Ireland, head to Cupcakes Actually and try their holiday themed flavors. With tasty treats like Bailey’s & Cream and Guinness Stout, everyone can get a sample the decadent flavors Ireland is known for. Even if your holiday aim is to drink, these festive cupcakes are perfect to nibble on between swills from a frothy pint of Guinness.
There you have it, five awesome ways to spend St. Patrick’s Day in Falls Church! Planning to move to this lovable little city? West Broad is a spectacular place to live: extremely walkable, full of friendly faces and dynamite restaurants. Reach out to us today to find out more!