Some say St. Patrick’s Day is a made-up holiday, but for lovers of Irish culture and an all-around good time, it’s nothing of the sort. If you’ll be in the Prince William area this weekend, check out these events. You don’t have to go far from home to find the perfect way to celebrate your St. Patrick’s Day.
St. Patrick’s Day at The Farm Brewery at Broad Run
Start the party early at The Farm Brewery at Broad Run. You’ll enjoy an Irish menu from the Grilled Reaper along with beer pairing suggestions. The brewery opens at 9 a.m., so don’t hesitate to come out early. There will also be live music by The Bottle Shop from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
At 3:17 p.m., one keg of Bourbon Aged Imperial Stout will be tapped. If you’d like to try this unique beer, make plans to get here in time. Once it’s gone, it’s gone!
Sinistral Hosts St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
Come to Sinistral Brewing Company in Manassas to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day along the Steins, Vines and Moonshine Trail. The brewery will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., giving you plenty of time to enjoy great beer, live music, and good times.
Starting at 11 a.m. guests will enjoy things like bagpipes, sing-alongs, Irish dancers, and everything green.
Celebrate at BadWolf Brewing Company
BadWolf Brewing Company will host a St. Patrick’s Day celebration of its own. The party will heat up during the evening, running from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
While there, enjoy a kilt contest, live performances from Irish dancers, a specialty cask, and delicious food from the Phat Yummies food truck. Plus, the winner of the kilt contest will receive a special prize!
If you’re coming to enter the contest – or just to observe – keep in mind that the competition begins at 8:30 p.m.
History of Cooking at Ben Lomond Historic Site
If you’re looking for a tamer way to celebrate the holiday, consider joining the Prince William County Historic Preservation for this St. Patrick’s Day cooking session. Held at the Pat White Center at Ben Lomond, the society will be preparing traditional Irish cuisine. The menu includes sausage, fried cabbage, and potatoes.
This event is especially authentic. All dishes will be prepared as they would have been in the days before electricity and pasteurization. The event starts at 10 a.m., and admission cost is $30 per family.
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